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

 
We are closing our bricks and mortar store in Old Town Alexandria at the end of the year. Our entire inventory
is on sale with 25% off! We will still be trading on this website, so please continue to visit us here.


All Items : Fine Art : Paintings : Watercolor : Pre 1910 item #1216770 (stock #10411)
STUDIO ANTIQUES & FINE ART, INC.
$450
Portrait of a Pensive Woman

by James M. Hughes

Watercolor and Graphite on Paper, signed and dated "March 11, 1902"

Sight Size: 11" x 9"
Frame Size: 18" x 15"

All Items : Fine Art : Paintings : Watercolor : Pre 1900 item #1156863 (stock #6761)
STUDIO ANTIQUES & FINE ART, INC.
$875
(previously priced at $1150)
John Henry Mole (British, 1814-1886)

Young Girl with a Ball

Watercolor on paper, signed with initials and dated: "1881"

John Henry Mole was a watercolorist and landscape painter. He was born in Alnwick, Northumberland. Mole worked as a clerk in a solicitor's office in Newcastle, but gave it up for miniature painting. He exhibited his miniatures at the Royal Academy (1845, 1846, 1879). He later turned to landscape painting, particularly in watercolor...

All Items : Fine Art : Paintings : Watercolor : Pre 1920 item #1200634 (stock #10337)
STUDIO ANTIQUES & FINE ART, INC.
$850
Gordon Hope Grant (American,1875-1962)

Inlet with Beached Boats

Watercolor on Paper, signed lower right: "Gordon Grant A.W.S" and dated: "1951" (laid down on acid free foam core)

22.25" x 30.25", unframed

Born in San Francisco, Gordon Grant is known for his etchings and paintings of marine subjects. Grant sailed around Cape Horn to England at the age of twelve, where, at his father's wish, he attended the Fife Academy in Scotland...

All Items : Fine Art : Paintings : Watercolor : Pre 1900 item #1248963 (stock #10532)
STUDIO ANTIQUES & FINE ART, INC.
SOLD
Andrea Biondetti (Italian, 1851-1946)

View of the Piazzetta di San Marco in Venice

Watercolor on Paper, signed

Sight Size: 11.5" x 7"
Frame Size: 19" x 14"

Biondetti is best known for watercolour views of Venice, Canals, Harbors, and Boats

All Items : Fine Art : Paintings : Watercolor : Pre 1900 item #1216942 (stock #7656)
STUDIO ANTIQUES & FINE ART, INC.
$1,450
A By-path

Henry Hobart Nichols, Jr. (American, 1869-1962)

Watercolor on paper, signed and dated: “1897”.

Exhibited at the Third Annual Washington Water Color Club, 1898.

Illustrated in McMahan, The Artists of Washington, DC: 1796-1996, p. 158.

Provenance: from the Estate of Virgil McMahan.

A painter and illustrator, Nichols was a member of quite an artistic family...

All Items : Fine Art : Paintings : Watercolor : Pre 1900 item #1187048 (stock #6863)
STUDIO ANTIQUES & FINE ART, INC.
$1,650
William Lee (British 1810-1865)

Country Lovers

Watercolor on paper, signed lower right and dated “1847”

Sight Size: 17” x 22.5”
Frame Size: 29.5 ” x 35”

William Lee was a painter of rustic genre, often English or French figures in coastal scenes, usually in watercolor. He was a member and secretary of the Langham Sketching Club for many years...

All Items : Fine Art : Paintings : Watercolor : Pre 1950 item #986566 (stock #8959)
STUDIO ANTIQUES & FINE ART, INC.
$3,250
Banka Maruyama (Japanese, 1867-1942)

A Bamboo Grove

Watercolor on paper, signed.

Sheet Size: 20.5” x 13.5”
Sight Size: 19” x 13”
Frame Size: 25.75” x 19.5”

Banka Maruyama was a Japanese watercolor artist whose work spanned the Meiji, Taishō and Shōwa periods. Today, his work can be found in the Museum of Fine Arts, Boston, and the Museum of Modern Art, Tokyo.

All Items : Fine Art : Paintings : Watercolor : Pre 1837 VR item #1221997 (stock #10418)
STUDIO ANTIQUES & FINE ART, INC.
$650
each
Pair of Italianate Gouaches of Figures and Architectural Ruins, on paper with arched tops. Probably French, 18th/19th Century. (foxing)

n.b. These may be 18th Century wallpaper panels.

Frame: 32" x 13.25"

All Items : Fine Art : Paintings : Watercolor : Pre 1920 item #1127508 (stock #4632)
STUDIO ANTIQUES & FINE ART, INC.
$625
Fishing Port, Boulogne-Sur-Mer

David William Burley (English, born 1901)

Watercolor-on-paper, signed lower right.

Sight size: 14.5" x 21.5"
Frame Size: 20.5" x 33.5"

Burley was a painter in watercolor and oil who was born in Greenwich, England, 1901. He studied at Goldsmiths' College School of Art. He exhibited at the Royal Academy, the Royal Institute of Painters in Watercolours and the Royal Society of British Artists. He lived in London and Kent...

All Items : Fine Art : Paintings : Watercolor : Pre 1960 item #580233 (stock #8955 D)
STUDIO ANTIQUES & FINE ART, INC.
$295
Celine Marie Tabary (French, b. 1908)

Bridge in Paris

Watercolor on paper, inscribed: “Bren 1962, Paris”(from a portfolio of the artists drawings and watercolors).

Painting size: 11” x 14”
Unframed

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

All Items : Fine Art : Paintings : Watercolor : Pre 1900 item #1132399 (stock #5882)
STUDIO ANTIQUES & FINE ART, INC.
$4,650
Frederick Smallfield, (English, 1825-1915)

Genoese Flower Girl

Watercolor on paper, signed and titled on the reverse.

Painting size: 16” x 10”
Frame size: 26.75” x 20.5”

Smallfield was a painter of genre scenes in oil and watercolour. He was a student at the Royal Academy Schools in the late 1840s with the members of the Pre-Raphaelite Brotherhood, but he was probably not close to them then, for he is not mentioned in their diaries...

All Items : Fine Art : Paintings : Watercolor : Pre 1900 item #1142860 (stock #6419)
STUDIO ANTIQUES & FINE ART, INC.
$345
Nature Study

English School, Mid-19th Century

Watercolor on paper, signed with a monogram and dated "1866" (beneath the mat).

Frame Size: 11" x 12.5"

All Items : Fine Art : Paintings : Watercolor : Pre 1900 item #1170329 (stock #7163)
STUDIO ANTIQUES & FINE ART, INC.
$1,850
Margaret Gillies (English, 1803-1887)

The Parting Benediction

Watercolor on paper, signed and dated: "Rome, 1877" and titled and signed on a paper label on the reverse.

Margaret Gillies was a genre and portrait painter. After her mother died, she was raised by her uncle, Lord Gillies, an Edinburgh judge...

All Items : Fine Art : Paintings : Watercolor : Pre 1900 item #1134650 (stock #5562.)
STUDIO ANTIQUES & FINE ART, INC.
$650
British School, late 19th Century

No Picking the Flowers!

Watercolor on Paper, unsigned.

Sight Size:19.5" x 13.75"
Frame Size: 28.5" x 22.75"

All Items : Fine Art : Paintings : Watercolor : Pre 1900 item #1132409 (stock #5654)
STUDIO ANTIQUES & FINE ART, INC.
$850
Wilhelm (German, 19th century)

The Vase Painter

Watercolor on paper, signed lower right and dated: “(18)97”.

Sight size: 14.5” x 10.5”
Frame size: 23.75” x 17”

This lovely watercolor after the work by Paul Thumann (German 1834-1908) known as Kunst Bringst Gunst (Art Wins Heart) depicts a Greek artisan painting a figure on a hydria vase as an admiring companion looks on from the threshold of an open doorway...

All Items : Fine Art : Paintings : Watercolor : Pre 1900 item #750985 (stock #5968)
STUDIO ANTIQUES & FINE ART, INC.
This item has been sold. It remains on our website for internet research purposes.
The Letter Writer

Belisario Gioja (Italian, 1829-1906)

Watercolor on paper, signed and located “Roma.”

Provenance: Tilden-Thurber, Providence, Rhode Island.

Sight size: 20” x 13.5”
Frame size: 31” x 22.5”

Born in Rome in 1829, Belisario Gioja was a painter of Italian genre subject. He died on July 10, 1906. His son, Edoardo Gioja, also became a successful genre painter...

All Items : Fine Art : Paintings : Watercolor : Pre 1900 item #1181616 (stock #8014)
STUDIO ANTIQUES & FINE ART, INC.
$475
“Je vous assure, Monsieur...!”

Gentleman Pursuing a Young Lady; an illustration

Watercolor and pencil on paper, signed indistinctly. French, circa 1875.

Sight Size: 8” x 6”
Frame Size: 15.75” x 10.75”

“I assure you, Monsieur, that you are wasting your time!”
“Eh! Good God, Mademoiselle, listen to me!”
“Eh! Good God, Monsieur, then let’s go in somewhere if you want me to listen to you.”

All Items : Fine Art : Paintings : Watercolor : Pre 1900 item #867721 (stock #8704)
STUDIO ANTIQUES & FINE ART, INC.
$825
“Le Vrai Flammand”

Watercolor on paper, signed and dated: “1825” and titled below the mat. (repaired tear)

Sight size: 7” x 10”