Louis Frederick Berneker (American, 1872-1937)
Oil-on-artist board, signed lower center.
Painting: 16" x 11.5"
Frame: 22.5" x 18"
Berneker was a painter, etcher, and teacher in New York City and Gloucester, MA.. He painted landscapes, harbors and figures. He studied at the St. Louis School of Fine Arts and with J.P. Laurens at the Académie Julien in Paris (1903-04)...
Mabel Gear (British, b. 1900)
Pastel on colored paper, signed.
Mabel Gear was a painter of birds and animals. She was born at the Ashby Rectory in Surrey, 1900. She studied at Colchester School of Art and under Septimus Power at Bushey. Gear exhibied at the Royal Academy; Royal Institute of Oil Painters; Royal Institute of Painters in Watercolours; the Royal Society of British Artists, and abroad. She married Ivor I.J...
Young Boy With Doll and Clay Pipe
Oil on board, signed lower left and dated "1872"
Painting Size: 10.5” x 8.25”
Frame Size: 15.5 ” x 13.25”
Mrs. Cloud was a painter of domestic genre scenes and is recorded as having exhibited at the Royal Academy, Suffolk Street and other galleries in England. A title of one of her paintings was “The Connemara Postman”...
Oil-on-masonite, signed lower left and titled, signed and dated “(19)57” on the reverse
Painting Size: 11.75” x 8.75”
Frame Size: 15 ” x 12”
Singer was born in rural Ohio and attended the Columbus Gallery of Fine Art. He studied at the Art Students’ League in New York City where his mentors were John Steuart Curry and Thomas Hart Benton...
Pencil on paper, signed and dated: “1928” and inscribed: “Original drawing by Chester B. Price, Fountain Figure by Alfred Faggi, Gift of the Artist, August 1928. Lake Forest, Ill.”.
Sight Size: 8.75” x 5.5”
Mat Size: 16.25” x 13”
An illustrator, etcher and architect, Price shared his talent with many as an instructor in architecture at Columbia University in NYC. He began his own studies at the Art Students League...
Path through the Trees
Oil on canvas, signed.
Painting size: 22.5” x 19.25”
Frame size: 25.25” x 22.5”
Max Weyl was born Dec. 1, 1837, in Germany and immigrated with his family to Williamsport, PA in 1853. At this time and after his arrival in Washington, DC in 1861, Weyl earned his living as an itinerant watch repairman...
A Quiet Cove
watercolor on paper, signed.
Sheet Size: 11” x 15”
Sight size: 10” x 13.75”
Frame Size: 18” x 22”
**Please Note: This item is not currently on view in our gallery...
Battle Map Engraving on paper, inscribed: Plan of the Glorious Battle of Hochstet Gained by the Allies an August 13th, 1704. Published 1732...
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Bouquet of Lilacs and Bouquet of Lilacs and Roses
Watercolor and gouache on paper, signed lower right and having antique carved and gilt wood frames
Sight Size: 24.5” x 19.5”
Frame Size: 39.25 ” x 34.25”
De Longpré was born to a family of artists, the most famous his brother Paul de Longpré...
Oil on artist board, signed and retaining supply labels from Windsor and Newton.
Painting: 12” x 9”
Frame: 23” x 19”
Victorian painter Clarence Henry Roe is best known for his renderings of the Scottish Highlands and lochs. His father, Robert Henry Roe, was also a landscape painter who was devoted to the same subject...
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...
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...
French School (Early 18th Century)
Oil on canvas.
Painting size: 25” x 34”
Frame size: 30” x 39.25 ”
These sumptuous female figures serve as allegories for two prized arts in France at the turn of the 18th century. On the left is sculpture, signified by a chisel in her hands. She sits beside a pair of Roman busts, one overturned, the other sporting a helmet possibly representing Pallas Athene. On the right is ...
Brittany Village at Night
Oil-on-canvas, signed lower right.
Painting: 22” x 26”
Frame: 25.75” x 29.75”
Browne was born in Gloucester, MA, May 6, 1871. He studied at the School of Drawing and Painting, the Museum of Fine Arts, and Cowles Art School all in Boston, as well as at the Academie Julien in Paris, under Lefebvre and Robert-Fleury. He was a member of the most prestigious artists’ societies exhibiting...
Two Young Girls with Birds and Birdcage
Watercolor on paper, signed lower right
Sight Size: 19.25" x 16"
Frame Size: 25.5" x 22"
Born in Brive-la-Gaillarde, in 1933, Jean-Baptiste Valadie is a painter, sculptor, printmaker, draftsman, lithographer and illustrator. Children, birds and the sun are repeated motifs in his works, but the central figure in most of his paintings is a sensuous woman.
His first a...
Frank James Turner (English, fl. 1863-1875 )
Oil on artist board in arched panel frame, signed.
Turner was best known for his rustic and country subjects. He exhibited at both the British Institution and Society of British Artists, Suffolk Street.
Turner is listed in the Dictionary of British Art, Vol. IV, Victorian Painters by Wood.
Sight size: 22” x 8”
Frame size: 29.5” x 16”
Horse and Stable
Watercolor on paper, signed lower left.
Sight size: 5.5” x 9”
Frame size: 14.5” x 18”
Fort was a watercolor artist who specialized in military subjects and horses at work. He made his debut in the Paris Salon of 1842.and he is represented in the Louviers Museum, the Mulhouse Museum and at Pontoise.
Benezit, E. Dictionnaire des Peintres, Sculpteurs, Dessinateurs et Graveurs
Pastel on paper, signed indistinctly
Sight Size: 1 8.25” x 16.25”
Frame Size: 26.5 ” x 13.5”