Art

The Argentina by C. K. Millir, 1895, Glasgow - This the British ship Argentina, a barque under full sail. This beautiful oil on canvas has been professional cleaned and restored. It is ready to display and enjoy. Off the bow appear white cliffs in this carefullyContinue reading
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
Portrait Miniature of the Early 1800s - A stylish young beauty is the subject of the portrait miniature of the early 1800s. With period dress and jewelry, she is carefully painted in detail in this most difficult medium reflecting the work of anContinue reading
16th-17th Oil on Canvas - It’s unusual to find these early works retaining period frames. In this case a wonderful faux marble molding is held by the old hand wrought nails (these were forged individually). In his 16th -17th centuryContinue reading
19th century American Still Life of Jars - 19th century American still life of jars with an antique brass pail and an 18th century type brass and iron skimmer set on a shelf with a cloth. Canvas on board with a 19th century frame.Continue reading
Refined Carving of St. Francis - Refined carving of St. Francis, 19th century. Old painted surface with flaking. H.  24.5″, w. 14″.  $650.
18th Century English Portrait - English 18th century portrait. A young woman poses in a most extravagant gown for this most imposing formal portrait. A fine academic piece. H. 30, w. 25″,  $1700. She will be accompanied by a proper giltContinue reading
Antique Italian Painting -   In this large Italian painting , it appears that the peasants were working in the field harvesting until they decided that  a bit of libation, relaxation and bathing would be a healthy break fromContinue reading