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Paintings : Pre 1920 item #1117067 (stock #10162)
Benson Bond Moore (American,1882-1974)
Autumn in the Blue Ridge Mountains (near Emmittsburg, PA[sic]) 1955
Oil on board, signed lower left and dated “1955”. Titled on the reverse
Painting Size: 15.5” x 19.5”
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Benson Bond Moore, painter, etcher and teacher was born in Washington, DC...
Enrico Gamba (Italian, 1831-1883)
Oil-on-artist board; signed lower left.
Exhibited: Museo de Bellas Artes, Vina del Mar, Chile.
Gamba painted landscapes, history and genre scenes. He was born on January 3, 1831 in Turin and died in the same city on October 9, 1883. Here he studied at the Academia Albertina with Cusa and Arienti, and in 1850, he went to Francfort-sur-le-Mein, where he studied with Steinle...
French School, Mid 18th Century
The Hurdy Gurdy Player
Oil on canvas
Painting Size: 12.25” x 10.5”
This charming moonlit scene with peasants around a campfire and its monochromatic harmony place it in a tradition of genre painting that goes all the way back to Brueghel...
George Elmer Browne (American, 1871-1946)
Brittany Village at Night
Oil-on-canvas, signed lower right.
Painting: 22” x 26”
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...
Red Haired Girl on Leopard Skin Rug
Gertrude G. Grey (American, 19th/20th century)
Oil on canvas, signed and dated: "1909".
Provenance: the Estate of Virgil McMahan.
Painting size: 20" x 24"
Grey was active in Washington, DC from 1905-1920 except for a brief period in Paris...
Clark Marshall (American, 1862-1944)
Oil on canvas, signed lower right
Painting size: 14.5” x 22.5”
A native of Talbot County on Maryland's Eastern Shore, Marshall became a highly regarded landscapist, painting mainly in the impressionist manner. Solo exhibitions of his work were held at the Peabody Institute and at The Baltimore Museum of Art...
I. or J. Hoffmann (German, 19th - 20th century)
Cart in a Courtyard
Oil-on-canvas, signed lower right and dated “1906”
Marcello Muccini (Italian 1926-1978)
View of Rome
Oil-on Canvas, Signed
Painting 24" x 35.5"
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John Henry Smith (British, fl.1852-1893)
An Artist at Work
Oil-on-canvas, signed lower left and dated “1863”
Painting Size: 22.25” x 18”
This charming portrait of a young woman artist at work is a wonderful depiction of the painter and her tools. Her subject of a vase of flowers with fruit sits on a table to her right. The sturdy adjustable easel has a shelf where she has laid out her tubes of pigments...
Edmund Louyot (1861-1920)
Impressionist Landscape with Stream
Oil on Canvas laid down, Signed and Retaining an Exhibition Pamphlet from a 1920 exhibit.
Painting: 21" x 26.5"
Louyot was born in La Lobe in the Lorraine region of northern France. He was the second son of a prominent family in the town of Arry where his father was the mayor...
Eugene Dunlap (Am, 1916-1999)
Oil on Canvas, signed l.r. and signed and titled on the reverse.
Paintiing: 30" x 36"
EUGENE DUNLAP was a resident of Pasadena, CA., and is best known for landscapes & coastal scenes of Southern California. He was born in Los Angeles, California on October 22, 1916. Dunlap grew up in Los Angeles and began painting at age eight...
Georges Brasseur (Belgian, 1880-1950)
Oil-on-canvas, signed lower left
Painting Size: 19.75” x 25.5”
Brasseur was a painter and designer who specialized in religious art as well as genre scenes, portraits and nudes.He was a student at the Saint-Luc School in Schaerbeek where he spent his last year as a scene painter. He adopted a Neo-Gothic style, typical of that school...
(Henry) Hobart Nichols, Jr. (American 1869-1962)
Brilliant Night (Probably Gloucester)
Oil-on-board, signed lower right and titled on the reverse
Exhibited: The Twenty-Ninth Annual Exhibition of American Oil Paintings and Sculpture at the Art Institute of Chicago, 1916
Painting: 13" x 16"
A painter and illustrator, Nichols was born in Washington, DC. His father was a prominent wood engraver during the Civil War...
Albert Pike Lucas (American 1862-1945)
Nocturne on the Loire
Oil-on-canvas, signed lower right
Provenance: The Cosmos Club, Washington D.C.
Painting: 24” x 20”
Albert Pike Lucas was a painter of landscapes, nude figure studies, and portraits as well as a sculptor. He was known for his atmospheric expressions of light and color in his nocturne and twilight paintings...
Dutch Floral Still Life with Bird's Nest and Dragonfly
Oil on Oak Panel, unsigned, early 19th Century.
Painting: 17.5" x 11"
Alethea Hill Platt (American, 1861-1932)
Devonshire Cottage by Moonlight
Oil-on-canvas, signed lower left
Painting: 25” x 30”
Platt was active in New York State and Connecticut. She is known for her landscapes, portraits and interiors. She studied at the Art Students’ League (NYC) and Delecluse Academy, Paris. Platt also studied with Ben Foster and Henry B. Snell...
Adolf Kaufmann (Austrian 1848-1916)
Boy Fishing in a Stream
Provenance: By descent from his gallery assistant.
Painting: 21” x 28”
Kaufman is known as a landscape and marine painter...
James Lawrence Clark (English 1812-1884)
A Gentleman and His Sulky
Oil-on-canvas, signed lower right and dated “1854”
Painting: 19 ½” x 23 ¼”
Clark was born in London and was noted as an “animal painter” on his first child’s baptismal record. Three of his sons, Octavius, Samuel and Albert, became artists.
Clark specialized in painting portraits of prize winning pigs, cattle, dogs and horses. He travel...