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All Items : Fine Art : Paintings : Oil : Europe : British : Pre 1900 item #133163 (stock #8013)
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Mares and Foals

Arthur Louis Townshend
(English, fl. 1880 - 1900)

Oil on canvas, signed and dated: “1900” lower right and signed, dated “July 1900” and inscribed with the horses names on the reverse.

Provenance: The Madison Hotel, Washington, DC.

Known for his paintings of rustic, equestrian and sporting subjects, Townshend exhibited six works at the Royal Academy. Working primarily in oils, he painted a number of racehorse portraits including the 1883 Derby...

All Items : Fine Art : Paintings : Pre 1900 item #1290215 (stock #10631)
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$1,450
Thomas Austen Brown (Scottish, 1857-1924)

Tenting the Seedlings

Watercolor on Paper, signed lower right

Sight Size: 9.5" x 13.5"
Frame Size: 13.25" x 17.25"

The son of a drawing master, Brown studied at the Royal Scottish Academy Schools before moving to London in 1890. He was a landscape and domestic genre scene painter. Brown was elected an Associate of the Royal Scottish Academy in 1889 and was a member of the Royal Institute of Painters in Watercolours from...

All Items : Fine Art : Prints : Lithographs : Pre 1900 item #166850 (stock #7488 )
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$450
each
Four Humorous Hunting Scenes

John Leech (English, 1817-1864)

Chromolithographs, Published by Agnes, circa 1865.

Provenance: The Jockey Club & The Fairfax Hotel, Washington, D.C.

All framed differently

Depending on the source, Leech was born on either August 23 or 29, and was the son of a coffee house keeper or vintner. While the beginning of his life may be unclear, there is no doubting the significant artistic contribution Leech left for posterity.
His early ...

All Items : Fine Art : Paintings : Oil : Europe : British : Pre 1900 item #1349704 (stock #10815)
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William Henry Wheelwright (English, active 1857-1897)

The Coaching Party

Oil-on-canvas, signed lower right and dated “1870”

Painting: 24” x 36”
Frame: 31 ½” x 42 ¼”

Provenance: The Ritz Carlton, Cleveland, OH

Wheelwright was a painter of equestrian, coaching and sporting scenes as well as a variety of other subjects, working in a strong style. He exhibited at the Dudley Gallery (London) between 1878 and 1880. Titles of his sporti...

All Items : Fine Art : Paintings : Oil : Europe : British : Pre 1900 item #1323774 (stock #10693)
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Sidney Pike (English, 1846-1907)

Haying Time

Oil on canvas, signed lower left.

Painting: 8.5” x 16”
Frame: 11.5” 19.5”

Pike was a landscape and genre painter who lived in Taplow, Christchurch and London. He exhibited extensively at the Royal Academy (1885-1901), the Royal Society of British Artists Suffolk Street and elsewhere. Titles at the Royal Academy include “The Shepherd’s Wife”, “April Showers” and “Fading into Night”.

Sourc...

All Items : Fine Art : Paintings : Oil : Europe : British : Pre 1900 item #943872 (stock #9933)
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$8,500
George Armfield (English, 1808-1893)

Mischevious Terriers

Oil on canvas, signed.

Provenance: From the Estate of Celebrity Clarivoyant Jean Dixon.

Painting size: 24” x 20”
Frame size: 31” x 35.5”

Goerge Armfield, known as George Armfield Smith until 1840, flourished from 1840-1875, as a London painter of dogs, especially terriers chasing birds, cats or mice. Armfield also painted landscapes, dead game, birds and other wild animals. His small ...

All Items : Fine Art : Paintings : Watercolor : Pre 1900 item #1190481 (stock #9809)
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$425
Boy with Bubble

F.W. Searle (British, active late 19th century)

Watercolor on paper, signed lower left corner.

Painting size: 9.5” x 6.25”
Frame size: 14.775”x 12”

This painting of a boy playing with a soap bubble, pipe and bowl at the ready, is possibly a copy of a figure from a 17th-century Dutch genre scene. The painter obviously had a sophisticated understanding of color and effectively captures the intensity of a young person fully engaged w...

All Items : Fine Art : Drawings : Pen : Pre 1920 item #1146227 (stock #5326)
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$145
"Homeward from the Glimpse of Green" from Charles Dickens' "Miscellaneous Papers"

By A. Talbot Smith (British, flourished 189-1914)

Pen and ink on paper, signed.

Smith was an Illustrator and figure artist. He contributed to leading periodicals, including "Punch", and did book illustrations.

Sight size: 9.5" x 6.25

All Items : Fine Art : Paintings : Watercolor : Pre 1900 item #1170329 (stock #7163)
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$1,850
Margaret Gillies (English, 1803-1887)

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. He raised her in an artistic and literary society where she met Sir Walter Scot...

All Items : Fine Art : Paintings : Oil : Europe : British : Pre 1800 item #909501 (stock #6852 A-C)
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$825
each
Three 18th-century English Landscapes

Oils on paper, unsigned.

Painting size: 3” x 4.5” (Approximately)
Frame size: 7” x 8.5” (Approximately)

All Items : Fine Art : Paintings : Watercolor : Pre 1920 item #691450 (stock #9617)
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$1,450
The Proclamation

Nina B. Garford (British, 19th- 20th century)

Watercolor on paper, signed lower left (below mat).

Sight size: 12.25” x 9”
Frame size: 20” x 17”

Garford, who worked in Exmouth, Devon, was primarily a miniature painter. She exhibited at the Royal Academy from 1906 to 1924 and is listed in The Dictionary of British Artists, 1880-1940 (Johnson and Greutzner, 1980).

In The Proclamation, Garford presents an Italian “town crier” ...

All Items : Fine Art : Paintings : Watercolor : Pre 1900 item #908203 (stock #RMT-109)
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$425
each
English School (ca. 1850-1870)

Two Antique English miniature watercolors with printed borders.

Frame size: 7.5" x 8.5"

All Items : Fine Art : Paintings : Oil : Europe : British : Pre 1900 item #1382882 (stock #11006)
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$850
Henry Maidment signing as R. Fenson (British, fl. 1889-1914)

Stepping Stones

Oil on canvas, signed

Painting size: 9” x 12”
Frame size: 13.5” x 16.5”

Maidment was a painter in oil of rural scenes and landscapes. He is variously catalogued as Robin or Robert Fenson but usually just signed “R. Fenson” in red, often with a date. This was a pseudonym for Henry Maidment who also was known to have signed “A. Wynn”. Dated example...

All Items : Fine Art : Paintings : Oil : Europe : British : Pre 1900 item #1388699 (stock #11002)
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$1,350
William Benson (English 1862-1924 )

The Day’s Bag

Oil-on-canvas, signed lower right

Painting: 12” x 16”
Frame: 15” x 19”

The record of Benson’s work shows almost exclusively hunting dogs as his subjects. Typical of many mid 19th century paintings, this work shows two spaniels guarding the day’s kill while patiently waiting the return of their master.

All Items : Fine Art : Paintings : Oil : Europe : British : Pre 1900 item #777771 (stock #9751)
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SOLD
The Outing

Edward John Cobbett (British, 1815-1899)

Oil on canvas, signed and dated “1864.”

Painting size: 39” x 60”
Frame size: 48” x 69”

Edward John Cobbett was an accomplished painter of landscapes and genre scenes. He trained with J.W. Allen, who also specialized in landscapes, and regularly exhibited at the Royal Academy from 1833 to 1880. Cobbett also exhibited at Suffolk Street and the Glasgow Institute of Fine Arts and was a member of ...

All Items : Fine Art : Paintings : Oil : Europe : British : Pre 1900 item #1209805 (stock #10383)
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$1,450
E. Ladell (English, Late 19th Century)

Tabletop Still Life with Jug and Chrysanthemums

Oil on canvas, signed lower left

Painting: 24” x 16”
Frame: 31” x 27”

All Items : Antiques : Furnishings : Furniture : English : Georgian : Pre 1800 item #1164162 (stock #8124)
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$11,500
Exceptional George III Painted Satinwood Pembroke Table, in the manner of Robert Adam; having rectangular top and two drop leaves, with a central painted patterae of children with dogs and a border decorated with ribbon and foliage. Below is a single drawer and the whole is raised on straight, tapered legs with painted floral decoration. English, circa 1780.(slight warp to leaves

Height: 27”
Length: 38.5” (open)
Length: 19” (closed)
Width: 31”

All Items : Fine Art : Paintings : Oil : Europe : British : Pre 1900 item #510753 (stock #9020)
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After John Frederick Herring, Sr. (English, 1795-1865)

Three Horses at a Trough

Oil on canvas.

Painting Size: 19” x 26”
Frame Size: 25.5” x 32.5”

This painting is based on the highly successful John Frederick Herring, Sr. painting, Three Members of the Temperance Society, that was popularized through engravings, most especially the engravings of Alexander Hay Ritchie, during the middle of the nineteenth century. In fact, so popular was this image, that it w...