Fine 18th and 19th Century Furniture, Paintings and Accessories
Lois Boyles & Richard Totoiu ~ 524 North Washington Street ~ Alexandria Va 22314 ~ 703-548-5188

 
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All Items : Fine Art : Paintings : Oil : Europe : French : Pre 1960 item #1350090 (stock #10782)
STUDIO ANTIQUES & FINE ART, INC.
$825
Espanita Cortez (French 1921-2014)

Modernist View of a Harbor

Oil on board, signed lower right

Painting: 8 ½” x 13”
Frame: 14” x 18 ¼”

Espanita Cortez joined L’Opéra Comique in 1946 as a principal dancer. She also became the dance master and choreographer. Cortez was noted as an interpreter of Spanish regional dances and flamenco...

All Items : Fine Art : Paintings : Oil : Europe : French : Pre 1910 item #917666 (stock #9876)
STUDIO ANTIQUES & FINE ART, INC.
$8,500
Jules Ballavoine (French, 1855-1901)

Ready for the Hunt

Oil on canvas, signed.

Painting size: 17.5” x 21”
Frame size: 24” x 28.5”

Ballavoine was a French genre, portrait and historical painter whose scenes, although seemingly conventional, are lauded for the sense of intimacy and freedom surrounding the subjects...

All Items : Fine Art : Paintings : Oil : Europe : French : Pre 1800 item #1148741 (stock #6951)
STUDIO ANTIQUES & FINE ART, INC.
$2,850
French School, Mid 18th Century

The Hurdy Gurdy Player

Oil on canvas

Painting Size: 12.25” x 10.5”
Frame Size: 22.25” x 20.25”

This charming moonlit scene with peasants around a campfire and its monochromatic harmony place it in a tradition of genre painting that goes all the way back to Brueghel...

All Items : Fine Art : Paintings : Oil : Europe : French : Pre 1950 item #761008 (stock #9730)
STUDIO ANTIQUES & FINE ART, INC.
$1,450
Gondola on the Grand Canal, Venice

Solange Bertrand (French, 1913-)

Watercolor on paper, signed and dated “(19)55.”

Apparently in good condition (not examined out of the frame) .

Sight size: 10.5” x 14.25”
Frame size 16" x 19.5"

**For other mid-20th Century artwork in our inventory, type “modern” into the search box.

Painter, sculptor and engraver Solange Bertrand was born in Montigny-les-Metz, France...

All Items : Fine Art : Paintings : Oil : Europe : French : Pre 1920 item #1182417 (stock #8614)
STUDIO ANTIQUES & FINE ART, INC.
$1,650
Le Chateau d’Amboise, Loire Valley

Louis Courtin (French, 19th/20th century)

Oil on canvas, signed lower left and titled on the reverse.

Painting size: 18.25” x 21.75”
Frame size: 21.5” x 25.5”

The royal Château at Amboise is a château located in Amboise, in the Indre-et-Loire département of the Loire Valley in France. Confiscated by the monarchy in the 15th century, it became a favoured royal residence and was extensively rebuilt...

All Items : Fine Art : Paintings : Oil : Europe : French : Pre 1900 item #1171815 (stock #7399)
STUDIO ANTIQUES & FINE ART, INC.
$1,150
After Fragonard (French, Mid 19th Century)

Girl Pursued by Her Lover

Oil on paper, painted in the round, signed indistinctly.

Frame Diameter: 16”

The young girl, being pursued by her hiding lover, is a direct reference to Jean-Honoré Fragonard’s The Pursuit in his Pursuit of Love series created for Mme. du Barry in the late eighteenth century. The young girl’s outstretched arms, arabesque leg, and flowing skirts are in the same position in each painting...

All Items : Fine Art : Paintings : Oil : Europe : French : Pre 1920 item #1323960 (stock #10698)
STUDIO ANTIQUES & FINE ART, INC.
SOLD
Michel Tapié De Celeyran (French, 1909-1987)

Saint Mark’s Basilica, Venice

Watercolor on paper, signed lower right

Sight Size: 7.75" x 11.5"
Frame Size: 12.75" x 17"

Tapié was an art critic, musician, sculptor, curator, theorist, and author as well as an artist. He was an influential practitioner of tachism, the European equivalent to abstract expressionism in the United States...

All Items : Fine Art : Paintings : Oil : Europe : French : Pre 1900 item #803228 (stock #RMT-158)
STUDIO ANTIQUES & FINE ART, INC.
$14,500
The Forest of Fontainebleau

Oil on canvas, retaining a paper label on reverse reading: “Souvenir offert a mon viel ami Babcock/ F...

All Items : Fine Art : Paintings : Oil : Europe : French : Pre 1910 item #1145244 (stock #6952)
STUDIO ANTIQUES & FINE ART, INC.
$650
At the Opera

H.H. Flere (French, 19th/20th Century)

Grisaille Gouache on paper, signed and dated: “1902”.
(small tears and scratches, upper right corner)

Sight size: 16.5” x 12.25”
Frame size: 20.5” x 16.25”

All Items : Fine Art : Paintings : Oil : Europe : French : Pre 1930 item #1393001 (stock #11047)
STUDIO ANTIQUES & FINE ART, INC.
This item has been sold. It remains on our website for internet research purposes.
Raymond Wintz (French 1884 - 1956)

Le Belon Morbihan

Oil-on-canvas, signed lower right, titled and dated “1925” on the reverse.
(Le Belon is a small river in Brittany in the Northwest of France)

Painting: 21 ¼” x 25 ¾”
Frame: 28 ¼” 33”

Raymond Wintz was a French realist painter and engraver whose most famous paintings were romanticized Breton village scenes and coastal landscapes...

All Items : Fine Art : Paintings : Oil : Europe : French : Pre 1900 item #1233523 (stock #8547)
STUDIO ANTIQUES & FINE ART, INC.
$1,850
Manner of Jean-Baptiste Greuze (French 1725-1805)

Jeune Fille Avec Guitare (Young Woman with Guitar), mid 19th century

Oil on artist board

Painting Size: 13.75” x 11”
Frame Size: 19.25 ” x 16”

All Items : Fine Art : Paintings : Oil : Europe : French : Pre 1900 item #1284974 (stock #10609)
STUDIO ANTIQUES & FINE ART, INC.
$4,500
L. Souillard (French, 19th century)

The Flower Seller

Oil-on-canvas, signed lower left

Painting: 27.75" x 21"
Frame: 36.75" x 32.25"

The flower seller was a popular scene in mid 19th century art. Souillard has captured a charming moment with a gentlewoman about to buy a bouquet from the young florist, surrounded by a captivating display of flowers including geraniums, hollyhocks, lilacs and roses.

All Items : Fine Art : Paintings : Oil : Europe : French : Pre 1920 item #1283898 (stock #10607)
STUDIO ANTIQUES & FINE ART, INC.
This item has been sold. It remains on our website for internet research purposes.
Claude E. Picault (French, 19th/20th Century)

Barbizon Landscape with Pond

Oil on artist board, signed lower left

Painting: 15" x 22"
Frame: 26" x 33"

Little biographical information has been published on Picault. Judging by available images of his work, he was heavily influenced by the Barbizon artists such as Jacque, Diaz and Dupré who were painting in the Forest of Fontainbleau...

All Items : Fine Art : Paintings : Oil : Europe : French : Pre 1920 item #762280 (stock #9734)
STUDIO ANTIQUES & FINE ART, INC.
This item has been sold. It remains on our website for internet research purposes.
Tabletop Still Life with Wine Bottles, Grapes and a Glass

Adrien Karbowsky (French, 1855-1945)

Oil on canvas, signed.

Painting size: 24” x 20”
Frame size: 30”x 26” **For other mid-20th Century artwork in our inventory, type “modern” into the search box.

Paris native Adrien Karbowsky was a successful still life painter who regularly exhibited at the Salon des Artistes...

All Items : Fine Art : Paintings : Oil : Europe : French : Pre 1920 item #654313 (stock #9401)
STUDIO ANTIQUES & FINE ART, INC.
This item has been sold. It remains on our website for internet research purposes.
Luce Tullat (French, active 20th century)

Venice

Oil on canvas, signed.

Provenance: Gallérie Romanet, Paris

Painting size: 10.5” x 8.5”
unframed

**Please note: This item is not currently on view in our gallery. If you would like to see it, please call at least 48 hours in advance.

Luce, or Lucie, Tullat studied at the l’école nationale des Beaux-Arts de Paris from 1919 to 1925...

All Items : Fine Art : Paintings : Oil : Europe : French : Pre 1970 item #627032 (stock #9428)
STUDIO ANTIQUES & FINE ART, INC.
This item has been sold. It remains on our website for internet research purposes.
Rene Quéré (French, b. 1932)

Ouessant, Brittany

Oil on canvas, signed.

Sight size: 10.5” x 7.5”
Frame size: 14.5” x 11.25”

**Please note: This item is not currently on view in our gallery...

All Items : Fine Art : Paintings : Oil : Europe : French : Pre 1930 item #1387032 (stock #11028)
STUDIO ANTIQUES & FINE ART, INC.
$1,450
Charly Léonard (French, 1894-1953)

Courtyard in Fontarrabie, Spain

Oil-on-canvas, signed lower left, located ”Fontarabie” (sic) and dated “1926

Painting: 20” x 23 ½”

Frame: 29” x 33”

Fontarrabie is the French name for the Spanish town of Hondarribia. a coastal town in Basque country Spain, on the French border.

Léonard was a painter of figures, interiors, landscapes and still lifes...

All Items : Fine Art : Paintings : Oil : Europe : French : Pre 1920 item #1171189 (stock #7293)
STUDIO ANTIQUES & FINE ART, INC.
$825
Square in Brussels

Louis Phillipe Kamm (French, 1882-1959)

Oil on canvas, titled, signed and dated on the back, “Square in Brussels/ Louis Kamm/ 1932.”

Painting size: 16” x 13”
Frame size: 21.25” x 18”

Painter and professor Louis Phillipe Kamm taught at the School of Decorative Arts in his hometown of Strasbourg...