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

 
All Items : Fine Art : Paintings : Watercolor : Pre 1920 item #1167066 (stock #9220 & 9221)
STUDIO ANTIQUES & FINE ART, INC.
$345
each
Edgar Nye (American, 1879-1943)

Blue Hills & Hillside Landscape

Watercolors on paper, signed lower right

Painting size: 11.5” x 17” Unframed

Nye lived, worked and taught in Washington, DC for 58 years. While he may have been born in Richmond, VA, his love for the city earned him the distinction of a "native" son.

Nye was educated in public schools before entering the Corcoran School of Art at age 13...

All Items : Fine Art : Paintings : Watercolor : Pre 1910 item #1031411 (stock #10095)
STUDIO ANTIQUES & FINE ART, INC.
$825
Y. Gianni (Italian, 19th/20th century)

Napoli dal Mare

Gouache on heavy paper, signed and dated “1903” lower left and titled on the reverse.

Painting Size: 4.75” x 12.5”
Frame Size: 11.25” x 18.5”

Y. Gianni was part of a family of painters producing scenes of Italian coastal towns, probably for the Grand Tour trade.

All Items : Fine Art : Paintings : Watercolor : Pre 1920 item #1186202 (stock #8443)
STUDIO ANTIQUES & FINE ART, INC.
$1,850
View of Laguna Beach

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...

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 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 #1135948 (stock #10203)
STUDIO ANTIQUES & FINE ART, INC.
$850
Emma Lampert Cooper (American, 1860-1920)

Capri

Watercolor on paper, signed and located lower left.

In original gold leaf frame within a “shadowbox”.

Sight Size: 13” x 9.5”
Frame Size: 23.5” x 20”

Cooper (née Lampert) exhibited under her maiden name until 1897 when she married fellow artist Colin Campbell Cooper...

All Items : Fine Art : Paintings : Watercolor : Pre 1910 item #1031415 (stock #10097)
STUDIO ANTIQUES & FINE ART, INC.
$825
Y. Gianni (Italian, 19th/20th century)

Capri dal Mare

Gouache on heavy paper, signed and dated “1904” lower left and titled on the reverse.

Painting Size: 4.75” x 12.5”
Frame Size: 11.25” x 18.5”

Y. Gianni was part of a family of painters producing scenes of Italian coastal towns, probably for the Grand Tour trade.

All Items : Fine Art : Paintings : Watercolor : Pre 1900 item #1126677 (stock #4910)
STUDIO ANTIQUES & FINE ART, INC.
$1,850
George Elgar Hicks (English , 1824-1914)

Anne Boleyn

Watercolor on paper, signed with monogram

Painting size:12" x 9"

Frame size: 26" x 21"

A London painter of genre, portraits and scenes of Victorian life, Hicks studied to be a doctor, but changed to painting, entering the Royal Academy schools in 1844...

All Items : Fine Art : Paintings : Watercolor : Pre 1970 item #1222946 (stock #10429)
STUDIO ANTIQUES & FINE ART, INC.
$850
Jean-Baptiste Valadie (French, 1933- )

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...

All Items : Fine Art : Paintings : Watercolor : Pre 1920 item #1192345 (stock #8702)
STUDIO ANTIQUES & FINE ART, INC.
$825
Lily Gabriella Spandorf (American, 1915-2000)

The Church of the Covenant

Watercolor on paper, signed.

Sight size: 23” x 17” Frame size: 30.25” x 24.25”

Before making her home and career in Washington, DC, Spandorf was educated at the Academy of Fine Art in Vienna, Austria. However, once she settled in Washington, she became an active participant in the art community...

All Items : Fine Art : Paintings : Watercolor : Pre 1910 item #1290844 (stock #10634)
STUDIO ANTIQUES & FINE ART, INC.
$1,150
Louis Warren Pulsifer (American, 1869-1905)

Ravello (Italy)

Watercolor on paper, signed, located and dated "1901"

Sight size: 21" x 14"
Frame Size: 28" x 21"

Louis Warren Pulsifer was born in Newtonville, MA, Dec 2, 1869, the son of Royal MacIntosh and Clara Stacy (Keys) Pulsifer. He graduated from Harvard in 1890 and he went to the Massachusetts Institute of Technology, and took the course in architecture...

All Items : Fine Art : Paintings : Watercolor : Pre 1920 item #909395 (stock #9899)
STUDIO ANTIQUES & FINE ART, INC.
$1,850
Justin Faivre (American)

Decline of the Windjammers

Watercolor on paper, signed and dated: “1934” and titled in pencil on the reverse.

Sheet size: 12.5” x 18.5”
Mat size: 19.5” x 25.5”
Unframed

Justin Faivre was born in Matthews, Indiana. At the age of 5, however, he moved to Portland, Oregon ...

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 #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 1920 item #881751 (stock #8788)
STUDIO ANTIQUES & FINE ART, INC.
$650
American School
(Late 19th/Early 20th Century)

View of Sailboats on a Lake

Watercolor on paper, unsigned.

Sight size: 9.5” x 13.75”
Frame size: 15.5” x 20.25”

All Items : Fine Art : Paintings : Watercolor : Pre 1920 item #1302508 (stock #10673)
STUDIO ANTIQUES & FINE ART, INC.
$825
Edgar Nye (American, 1879-1943)

Harbor Scene

Watercolor on Grey Paper, Signed

Sheet Size: 13.25" x 17"
Frame Size: 17.5" x 21.5"

** For other paintings by artists from Maryland, Virginia or Washington DC, type “local” into the search box.

Nye lived, worked and taught in Washington, DC for 58 years...

All Items : Fine Art : Paintings : Watercolor : Pre 1990 item #1015895 (stock #10080)
STUDIO ANTIQUES & FINE ART, INC.
$1,150
Donald Allen Mosher (American, 1945 - )

Clipper Ship on the High Seas

Watercolor on paper, signed lower right and dated “(19)80”.

Sheet Size: 16.25” x 29”
Framed Size: 26.5” x 38.5”

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

All Items : Fine Art : Paintings : Watercolor : Pre 1970 item #1035075 (stock #10099)
STUDIO ANTIQUES & FINE ART, INC.
$625
Donald Allen Mosher (Am., b. 1945)

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...