Width 20 3/4"
Height: 36" when flat
41" to 58" when angled
In the 18th Century, both here and in England, the centers of your public rooms were left empty when not in use (except for your "Turkey Rug"). All the furniture was lined up against the wall...
These chairs are very closely related to a chair (#14) in Oscar Fitzgerald's catalog: "The Green Family of Cabinetmakers: An Alexandria Institution, 1817-1887" which descended in the Tucker family of Alexandria.
Width: 15” (max.)
Depth: 10.5” (to corner)
h:24 w:18 in.
Length: 38.5” (open)
Length: 19” (closed)
The cargo of Chinese porcelain was originally potted in Jingdezhen, Ji...
(Late 19th century)
Landscape with Stream
Oil on board, signed indistinctly with initials in lower right corner.
Painting size: 3.75” x 5.25”
Frame size: 9.25” x 10.75”
This delicately rendered landscape is the work of a skilled artist, evidenced by the whispy brushstrokes used to deliniate the young trees and the shimmering, reflective surface of the stream.
The Log Haulers’ Repast Oil-on-canvas, signed lower left and dated “1867'
Painting: 30” x 25”
Frame: 38 ½” x 30”
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 ...
Pen on paper, signed and inscribed “Siena (18)‘99”
Sight size: 4” x 4”
Frame size: 10.5” x 10.5”
Born in Providence, Rhode Island, Southwick studied abroad in Paris at the Académie Julian, and also traveled abroad to Berlin.
Benezit, E. Dictonnaire des Peintres, Sculpteurs, Dessinateurs et Graveurs. 1999.
Benedict C. Milburn came to Alexandria from St. Mary’s County to apprentice with a potter, as did his predecessor at Wilkes Street, John Swann. Milburn may have worked at Wilkes Street with Swann as early as 1822. He took over operations by 1833 and purchased the business in 1841.
Swann had strugg...
Impressionist Landscape with Stream
Oil on Canvas Board, Signed lower right.
Provenance: From the Estate of a Toms River Collector
Painting: 8" x 10"
Frame: 13.5" x 15.25"
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August Herman Olson Rolle, painter, printmaker and grap...
Beauty and the Beast
Oil on canvas, signed with monogram and titled on the reverse
Exhibited: The Royal Academy, 1899
Miss Suitcliff was a Hampstead painter of genre and portraits who exhibited at the royal academy from 1881-1899 and elsewhere.
Christopher Wood, The Dictionary of Victorian Painters
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Oil-on-canvas, signed lower left
Painting: 34” x 27”
Frame: 45” x 37 ½”
Henry Cottrell was a Birmingham painter of landscapes and hunt scenes who exhibited from 1882-1924. He exhibited at The Royal Society of Artists, Birmingham and the Walker Art gallery, Liverpool.
The Dictionary of British Artists, 1880-1940 by Johnson and Greutzner
"Autumn, Near Luray Virginia"
$4500. Oil on Board, signed and dated l.r., and titled and dated "1951" on the reverse.
Painting: 16" x 20"
Frame: 23.5 x 27.5"
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Provenance: The Estate of a Toms River Collector
Benson Bond Moore, painter, etcher and teacher was born in Washington, DC. ...