Watercolor on paper, signed and dated: “1825” and titled below the mat. (repaired tear)
Sight size: 7” x 10”
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...
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...
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.
Laguna di Venezia
Gouache on heavy paper, signed 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.
Watercolor on Paper, signed, and titled, signed and located: “Paris, France” on the reverse.
Painting Size: 5.75” x8.75 ”
Frame Size: 12” x 15”
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...
Watercolor on paper, signed.
Johnston was a painter and teacher born in Alexandria, VA in 1850. He studied briefly with Dr. A.J. Volck in Baltimore, but was primarily self-taught in art, developing his skills while traveling and working in England, France, Spain, Tangiers and Morocco.
He was a resident of New York City when he exhibited at the National Academy of Design in 1877 and 1880...
Path through the Trees
Watercolor on paper, signed lower right. [Minor toning]
Sheet Size: 14.5” x 20”
Sight Size: 13" x 19"
Edward Wesson's work is known for its immediacy, luminosity and control of paint, and he is remembered by many painters as an exceptional and tireless teacher...
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...
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...
Flowers in a Vase
Watercolor and gouache on paper, signed.
Painting Size: 12” x 10”
Frame Size: 21.25” x 18.5”
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Illustrator, designer, painter and educator, Arnold was born in Chicago, IL in 1904...
Two Antique English miniature watercolors with printed borders.
Frame size: 7.5" x 8.5"
Hills & Valley
Watercolor on paper (laid down), signed: “H.C.K.” and dated: “1918”.
Painting size: 21.5” x 30”
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.”
No Picking the Flowers!
Watercolor on Paper, unsigned.
Sight Size:19.5" x 13.75"
Frame Size: 28.5" x 22.75"
Set of Three Landscapes
Watercolors on paper, signed.
Sheet size: 13” x 20” each (approx.)
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...