Category: Art

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5252 – H.C. Bispam Stable Scene

An American stable scene by H. C. Bispham and dated 1874. Bispham, born 1841, died 1882, and was a Philadelphia painter studying under William Trost Richards and also spent years of study in Paris andContinue reading

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5238- Oil on Canvas Landscape

This satisfying brush work in oil on canvas is crisp and light, offering a broad landscape view with a shepherd and sheep at the foreground. This calming scene sits in a well chosen later frame.Continue reading

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4629 – American Oil on Canvas

An American oil on canvas by James G.(?) Hill, signed, and dated 1870. Fairly large and with an appropriate gilt frame, the artist painted this “owner’s” piece with distant buildings and horses. All is done inContinue reading

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4621 – Oil On Canvas

This lovely oil on canvas is by the well listed Wesley Webber, American, 1839-1914. Webber was known for his landscape and marine painting. In this most inviting scene, the sun highlights a distant meadow ofContinue reading

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4566- 17th Century Italian Oil on Canvas

A 17th century oil on canvas, probably Italian, in an old surface and retaining an old and appealing gilt frame. Relined and restored. 28″ by 34″ overall. $1850

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4494- Handcolored Folio Print

A handcolored large folio print, “Goldsmith Maid, the Queen of the Turf”, 1875. 30″ by 36.5″ overall with proper matting and later correct style birdseye maple frame. Also shown in the image above the bed. $295.

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4442 – Gouache of “The Abydus”

The ship the Abydus, sailed in the last half of the 19th century under the British red flag. Painted by Thomaso de Simmone or one of his contemporaries, this carefully painted gouache shows strong, brilliant colors found typically in this medium. In aContinue reading

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4438 – Oil on Canvas Chickens

A group of prize chicken parades for this talented painter in this 19th century oil on canvas. A later walnut frame with a gilt liner holds this colorful and detailed country scene. 16″ x 21.5″Continue reading

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4435- Still Life

This fine still life may remind you of Charles Peale for its unique realistic style. Further, this 19th century piece is apparently on a walnut board which is hand planed and uses a Peale device,Continue reading

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4430- Oil on Canvas Canal Scene

Here is a window into the excitement of an age of canal boat transportation. In the foreground, figures along the river watch the passing barge while men fish in the distance. This work is oil on canvas (26″ x 33.5″) and probably English. Gilt frame.Continue reading

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3768- Picnic Scene

I’m pleased to offer this most interesting and colorful picnic scene. At center it appears that a politician offers his views to an eager circle. Around him, fish cooked on the open fire and beer chilled withContinue reading

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3651 – Carved Ship

This well carved ship with four masts is most unusual in that the sails are carved as well as the other details. From the late 19th or early 20th century, this work measures 27″ byContinue reading

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3343 – Autumn Landscape

An autumn landscape by Danish artist Henrik Benedikt Olrik, (1830-90. His works are in the Copenhagen Museum, the OsloMuseum, Frederiiksborg Castle. 19″ by 26″ overall.  Relined . Period frame. $1250.

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3340 – Oil on Canvas Mountain Scene

An Alexander Francois Loemans (attributed but not signed) oil on canvas within a later carved cove frame. Loemans was a New York artist who painted in the late 19th century. This mountainous scene is a variation ofContinue reading

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3283 – Bacchante Statue

Let your Spring outdoors party begin with our sweet Bacchante who will be a most welcome reveler with her tambourine in hand. Her form is in a graceful turn as she welcomes your guests. MadeContinue reading

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3062 – Five Goddesses

The gathering of goddesses above is a huge piece, measuring overall 36 1/2″ by 76″ and sight 33 1/2″ by 73″. This European school canvas is relined and is very well framed in a laterContinue reading

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2824 – Italian Port Scene

Italian 17th or 18th century port scene. This scene has plentiful details of people, architecture, birds, boats and more. The blue sky carries puffy white clouds above this most interesting view. Please email us forContinue reading

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5149- 19th Century Portrait

Portrait of a lovely young girl in a white dress against a blue sky. Artist’s board with later frame. Mid 19th century. Image 9” X 12’. $495.

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9235- American Scene

  American scene on board, 11 ½” X 15 ½” overall. A couple at shore views a sunbeam highlighting a distant town. $650.