Watercolor on paper, signed lower left
Sheet Size 15.5" x 22"
Mat size: 19.5 x 26.5" (unframed)
Dodge MacKnight began his career as a painter of theatre scenery. From 1883-1891 he traveled to Europe to study at Fernan & Cormon in Paris and exhibited at the Paris Salon (1885-87) and at John S. Sargent’s Studio, London (1890). He became a friend of Van Gogh’s in Arles...
Nocturne (ou Le Flirt)
[Merrill Chase, no. 63]*
Aquatint with etching in colors, circa 1906, on wove paper, signed in pencil in the image lower left...
Spring River Landscape with Mountains
Oil on artist board, unsigned
Painting Size: 7” x 5.5”
Frame Size: 16” x 12”
Little is known of landscape painter D.C. Grose’s early years with any accuracy. He is known to have been working and living in Canada in the 1860’s by his dated paintings showing scenes in Quebec...
Kiosk of Trajan, Philae, Egypt
Oil on canvas, laid down.
Painting size: 24” x 18”
Frame size: 31” x 25”
In the 19th century, Westerners were fascinated with the Orient. Tired of the industrial revolution and the confines of Victorian morality, people looked to the near and middle east as lands of mystery and sensuality...
Head of a Percheron
Oil on artist board, signed “J. N. Hess” and dated “(18)87” lower right.
Painting Size: 12.25” x 10.25”
Frame Size: 16.5” x 14.5”
John N. Hess was active in Pennsylvania and exhibited at the Pennsylvania Academy of Fine Art in 1882...
(Late 19th century)
Landscape with Stream
Oil on board, signed indistinctly with initials in lower right corner.
Painting size: 3.75” x 5.25”
Frame size: 9.25” x 10.75”
This delicately rendered landscape is the work of a skilled artist, evidenced by the whispy brushstrokes used to deliniate the young trees and the shimmering, reflective surface of the stream.
Oils on paper, unsigned.
Painting size: 3” x 4.5” (Approximately)
Frame size: 7” x 8.5” (Approximately)
Rocky Hillside with Spring Flowers
Oil on canvas, signed: “L. Platt” and dated: “(19)30”.
Painting size: 20.25” x 24.25”
Frame size: 25” x 29”
Platt made his residence in Brooklyn, NY and exhibited at the National Academy of Design during 1894-1895. He is listed in Who Was Who in American Art by Falk.
Charles Ross Kinghan (American, 1895-1984)
Watercolor on paper, signed.
A painter and illustrator, Kinghan trained at the American Academy of Art and the Art Institute of Chicago. In addition to his studio work, Kinghan began a career as an art teacher. In 1937, he first offered private instruction. While that continued throughout his life, he also worked for a time at the American Art Academy which was followed by a position at the Huguenot School of Art...
American School, mid/late 19th century.
Charming handpainted and decoupaged print of a young girl putting a garland of flowers on her goat pull-toy. In the original moulded wood frame with gilt liner.
Sight size: 27.5” x 21.5”
Frame size: 31.5” x 25.5”
William B. Bennett (British, fl. 1900-1913)
Watercolor on paper, signed and dated: “1906”
. Provenance: Taggart, Jorgensen & Putman, Washington, DC.
A painter of landscape and genre scenes, Bennett exhibited at the Royal Academy from 1900 to 1913. He made his home in Bushey, Hertford-shire. Bennett is listed in the Dictionary of British Art, Vol...
William Reuben Clark Wood (American, 1875-1915)
Oil on canvas, signed and dated: “1910”.
Provenance: Veerhoff Galleries, Washington, DC.
A student and resident of Baltimore for many years, Wood began his training under the tutelage of S.E. Whiteman. He became an active member of the art community joining the Charcoal Club of Baltimore, Baltimore Watercolor Club and Baltimore Municipal Art Club...
The Art Critics
Oil-on-canvas, signed lower right, located “Meran” and dated “1906"
Painting Size: 39.5” x 31.75”
Frame Size: 48.25 ” x 40”
A painter of historical, genre and allegorical scenes, Leeke studied at the Munich Academy under Johann Herterich and with the Hungarian genre and landscape painter Alexander von Wagner...
Y. Gianni (Italian 19th/20th Century)
Oil on canvas laid on panel signed and dated: “1908”.
One of the Gianni family of painters who usually worked in watercolor and pastels and produced views of Italian coastal towns.
Painting size: 16” x 16”
Frame size: 20.25” x 20.25”
Oil on panel, signed upper right and titled on frame. Provenance: Cotman Gallery, Birmingham.
Painting Size: 10.5” x 8.5”
Frame Size: 17.5” x 15.5”
Born the son of artist John Rabone Harvey, Herbert Johnson Harvey was a London based painter and etcher known for his portraits. He exhibited at the Royal Academy and the provinces.
Watercolor on paper, signed.
Sight size: 6.75” x 8.5”
Frame size: 14” x 15.5”
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An award winning artist, Oughton’s work has been published in numerous magazines, books and advertisements...
German or Swiss School, mid 19th century.
Oil on tin.
Painting size: 15.25” x 12.5”
Frame size: 20.5” x 17.75”
Stand of Trees Beside a Field
Picknell was born in Springfield, Vermont in 1864, and studied in Paris with Constant and Lefebvre (1887-1890). After his studies in Paris, he was briefly an illustrator in Boston and New York. He returned to Paris for about fifteen years, painting throughout the country. He returned to the U.S. around 1911, and was active in Freehold, NJ before settling in Silvermine, CT, in 1912 wh...