In the Tyrol
Sepia watercolor on paper.
Provenance: The Fine Art Society of London The Philip Desind Collection
An amateur artist, Heriot was educated at Edinburgh High School, Woolwich Academy and Edinburgh University. While at Woolwich, P...
Horse in a Battle
Oil on panel.
Painting size: 10.5” x 12.75”
Frame size: 14” x 16.5”
Still Life with Fruit
Oil on canvas, signed and dated: "1912"
Provenance: Sothebys, London
Painting: 18" x 26"
Frame: 23.5" x 31.5"
There were several Edwin Steeles painting in the 19th century. One whose dates were 1803-1871 would appear to have been primarily a landscape artist...
German or Swiss School, mid 19th century.
Oil on tin.
Painting size: 15.25” x 12.5”
Frame size: 20.5” x 17.75”
Portrait of a Woman in Lace Cap
Oil on panel.
Provenance: J. Davey & Sons, Manchester, England
Painting size: 8.5” x 7”
Frame size: 11.5” x 10”
Spanish School, mid-19th century.
Oil on canvas.
Painting size: 18.25” x 13.75”
Frame size: 20.25” x 16”
Beefeater Reading a Book
Oil on panel, signed with monogram.
Painting Size: 15” x 5”
Frame Size: 20” x 10”
Born in Waal, Bavaria, Herkomer became a lauded engraver and painter of portraits, historical subjects and landscapes.
Herkomer moved with is family to the United Kingdom as a young child and began his artistic studies at the age of 17...
European School, late 19th century.
Oil on canvas laid down.
Painting size: 15.25" x 12.75"
Frame size: 20.25" x 17.25"
Oil on panel, signed and dated: “1865.”
Painting size: 9” x 6.75”
Frame size: 14.5” x 12.5”
Petrus Theodorus Van Wyngaerdt (also spelled Wyngaerdt or Wijngaerdt) was born in Rotterdam. A student of J.H...
A Venice Backwater
Oil on canvas, signed lower left.
Provenance: J.B. Caldwell & Co., Philadelphia
Painting size: 16.5” x 29.25”
Frame size: 28" x 40.5"
One of the last of the long line of View Painters of Venice, Antonio Maria de Reyna Manescau was born in 1859 in Malaga and was a student at L’École des Beaux-Arts of Malaga and a pupil of Joaquin Martinez de la Vega...
Oil on Canvas, signed and dated: "(19)59"
27.75" x 23.75" (unframed)(repair)
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Guarneri was born in Florence and began to paint in 1953...
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...
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”
Reading in the Garden
Oil on canvas, signed lower left.
Painting Size: 25.5” x 15.75”
Frame Size: 31” x 21.5”
Henriques was born in Petershoj, Denmark in 1866, the niece of artists Sally, Nathan and Samuel Henriques. She studied with Henningsen and Johansen in Denmark and Stevens in Paris (1888). She travelled extensively throughout Italy, Greece and Egypt...
Otto Hodapp (German, 1894-1968)
Oil on board, signed at left.
Painting size: 12” x 8.5”
Frame size: 15.5” x 12”
Hodapp renders a church and harbor in soft pastels to suggest a misty morning. With a few abbreviated brushstrokes, he creates a fleet of small boats in the water, animating the quiet scene.
Dutch School, early 19th Century
After Gabriel Metsu, "The Poultry Seller" (1662)
Painting: 13" x 10.75"
Frame: 19" x 16.5"
Often the subject of a Dutch genre painting was based on a popular emblem from an Emblem book, in which one or more short texts would be accompanied by a woodcut or engraving...
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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...
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...