Category: Antique Art

Antique French Birdcage

Just for fun! A French birdcage in dusty attic condition. The French flag flies above this old double cage with access doors and all. Restored and repaired. H. 29″, w. 26″, d. 16″. $400.

Oil or Gouache and Gum Painting on Canvas

Oil or gouache and gum painting on canvas, relined and professionally cleaned and revarnished, attributed to Richard Parkes Bonington (25 October 1802 – 23 September 1828). “Bonington was an English Romantic landscape painter, who moved to France at theContinue reading

Oil on canvas by Alfred de Dreux

Above a Frenchman and his son enjoy a ride in the country. Overall 20″ x 26.25″. Oil on canvas by Alfred de Dreux, born in 1810 into a privileged and colourful family.[1] He was the first childContinue reading

Portrait Miniature, early 1800s

They will say he was a ship’s captain for his high collared double breasted blue jacket. Of academic quality, apparently in oil paint, with incredible details in his curly locks, shaded tones in his face.Continue reading