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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...
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Oil on Canvas, Paris Street Scene Dimensions 12" x 23" including frame Bio from askart.com: Although many sources cite him as a French painter, Andre Gisson was in reality a struggling painter in New York City. To enhance his reputation, he claimed to be French and adopted the brush name of André Gisson. He also professed to have been born in 1910 rather than his true birth date of 1921, to be more closely aligned with the founders of the Impressionist movement. Gisson's real name...
Charles Baxter (English 1809-1879)
Oil-on-canvas, signed lower right
Painting: 24” x 20”
Frame: 36” x 32”
Baxter was born in London the son of a bookclasp maker and started his career apprenticed to a bookbinder. He soon gave that up in favor of life as a professional portrait and miniature artist. In 1834 he began studying with portrait artist George Clint and later that year exhibited at the Royal Academy for the first time...
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. Initially self taught, he studied with Marcke de Lummen in Paris as well as undertaking numerous study trips throughout Europe and the Orient. Kaufmann settled in Vienna in 1890 where he set up an atelier with Carl Freiherr von Me...
Rare Small George III Carved Mahogany Silver Table, with pierced gallery and skirt, finely carved tapered legs ending in a gutta foot, English, circa 1760 (top probably replaced) Provenance: Stair & Co., New York (labels at underside); Property from the Collection of Marjorie S. Fisher, Palm Beach, Florida
28-3/4 x 22-1/2 x 15 in.
Henry Charles Woollett (English, Born c. 1826-1893)
The Log Haulers’ Repast Oil-on-canvas, signed lower left and dated “1867'
Painting: 30” x 25”
Woollett was a painter of rural scenes, especially with horses and other farmyard animals. His style and subject matter is closely related to that of John Frederick Herring, both Snr and Jnr. Although he was a prolific painter, there is little biographical information available on ...
Rare George III Ambry in mahogany having an hinged arched top opening to a well and a paneled cabinet door flanked py pilasters, and the whole raised on ball feet. In Christian churches, items kept in an ambry include chalices and other vessels, as well as items for the reserved sacrament, the consecrated elements from the Eucharist. English, circa 1760.
18" x 14" x 28" tall
Paul Chidlaw (American 1900-1989)
View Across the River
Oil on board, signed lower right
Painting: 23 ½” x 31”
Chidlaw was an Ohio artist, where he studied at the Art Academy of Cincinnati. He later studied at L’École des Beaux-Arts in Paris. In the early 1930’s Chidlaw traveled and studied in Europe and North Africa. Chidlaw returned to Cincinnati in 1935 where he had a studio and taught drawing and painting at var...
Rare Frei Onnaing Majolica Umbrell Jar or Cane Rack with tropical motif having a faux bamboo body and applied palm tree and leaves. Frie Onnaing was a French (near Belgium) majolica pottery . This factory (Faiencerie d'Onnaing) was in business from 1821 to 1938. (small chip to the underside of a leaf)
10" x 11" x 23"tall
Antique English Bamboo and Chinoiserie Decorated Center Table, octagonal with a black lacquer Chinoiserie top and lower shelf with bird and blossom decoration. Victorian, circa 1870 (age appropriate wear and some restoration to decoration).
Antique Ebonized Wood Planter with an inset handpainted tile of horses and jockeys at a jump, signed with the conjoined initials "AB", and retaining an interior tin liner. English or French, late 19th C. (tile repaired) 22" x 10" x 9" tall
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Early 20th Century cast brass andirons in the form of anchors, with iron log holders, in excellent original condition, polished but not lacquered, 17 1/2" H. X 11 1/2" W. X 17 1/2" Deep. We accept time payments and quantity discounts. ** WE GUARANTEE THE AUTHENTICITY OF OUR MERCHANDISE AS REPRESENTED. MEMBERS OF: THE ANTIQUES COUNCIL ** BX
Exceptional Antique Baroque style Collectors Cabinet having a frieze drawer above two cabinet doors with turned columnar supports and opening to five specimen drawers each with a different exotic wood veneer and the whole raised on bun form feet. Circa 1830, probably Dutch or German.
20.25" x 14.4" x 18.5" tall
Pair of custom glass Argand shades. 20th century pieces. Sold as a pair. 7 5/8" tall 2 1/2" fitter dimension at bottom (width of the INSIDE of the glass) 3 3/16" total outside diameter at very bottom of shade 6" total diameter at top of shade
7 3/4" tall 2 1/8" fitter dimension at bottom (width of the INSIDE of the glass) 2 5/8" total diameter at the very bottom of the shade 5.5" total diameter at the very top of the shade Reproductions of original 20th century shades.
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. She exhibited at the Pennsylvania Academy of Fine Art (190...
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Folk Art Walking Stick with an "Opera Handle" carved in the shape of a Cat, with Glass Eyes and paint decoration suggesting a Tiger Cat. Because the surface of the wood is entirely painted, the type of wood used is not obvious, but the cane is fairly light weight suggesting a softer wood. 33 3/4" to the top of the handle, 35" to the top of the cat's ears. Excellent condition with only very slight surface wear. We accept time payments and quantity discounts. ** WE GUARANTEE THE AUTHENTICITY OF ...
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A rare set of iron and brass Fireplace Tools, early 20th Century, made by the Howes foundry of Boston Ma. which manufactured fine quality fireplace equipment in the 19th and early part of the 20th century. The set comprises a stand, tongs, poker and shovel each with a cast iron handle with a brass finish that is partially worn. The handles are in the form of owls. There is an accompanying broom with brass handle that is non-original. The stand measures 7" X 9 1/2" at the base and is 26 1/2" H. T...