Tabletop Still Life of Fruit in a Bowl
Watercolor on paper, signed lower left
Painting Size: 8” x 10”
Frame Size: 12 ” x 14”
Ishmael was born in Lewis County, Kentucky, and entered his profession through the Cleveland (Ohio) Institute of Arts and the Art Students League in New York City...
The Vase Painter
Watercolor on paper, signed lower right and dated: “(18)97”.
Sight size: 14.5” x 10.5”
Frame size: 23.75” x 17”
This lovely watercolor after the work by Paul Thumann (German 1834-1908) known as Kunst Bringst Gunst (Art Wins Heart) depicts a Greek artisan painting a figure on a hydria vase as an admiring companion looks on from the threshold of an open doorway...
English School, Mid-19th Century
Watercolor on paper, signed with a monogram and dated "1866" (beneath the mat).
Frame Size: 11" x 12.5"
Charles Ross Kinghan (American, 1895-1984)
Watercolor on paper, signed.
A painter and illustrator, Kinghan trained at the American Academy of Art and the Art Institute of Chicago. In addition to his studio work, Kinghan began a career as an art teacher. In 1937, he first offered private instruction. While that continued throughout his life, he also worked for a time at the American Art Academy which was followed by a position at the Huguenot School of Art...
Watercolor on Paper, signed, and titled, signed and located: “Paris, France” on the reverse.
Painting Size: 5.75” x8.75 ”
Frame Size: 12” x 15”
Watercolor on paper, unsigned
Late 19th/early 20th Century
Sight Size: 7.25” x 6.5”
Frame Size: 11.75” x 11”
(previously priced at $1150)
Young Girl with a Ball
Watercolor on paper, signed with initials and dated: "1881"
John Henry Mole was a watercolorist and landscape painter. He was born in Alnwick, Northumberland. Mole worked as a clerk in a solicitor's office in Newcastle, but gave it up for miniature painting. He exhibited his miniatures at the Royal Academy (1845, 1846, 1879). He later turned to landscape painting, particularly in watercolor...
Port St. Jean (St.-John Cap-Ferrat, France)
Watercolor on paper, signed lower right, titled lower left
Painting Size: 11” x 20.75” (Unframed)
Green was a primarily a watercolorist, specializing in landscapes, buildings and interiors. He studied at the Royal Academy alongside Leighton, Millais and Rossetti...
Japanese Market Place
Watercolor on paper, signed lower right.
Sight Size: 12.5” x 19.25”
Frame Size: 21 ” x 28”
Kasen’s given name was Masao. He studied Nihon-ga (traditional Japanese style painting) under Keigetsu Matsubayashi...
Inlet with Beached Boats
Watercolor on Paper, signed lower right: "Gordon Grant A.W.S" and dated: "1951" (laid down on acid free foam core)
22.25" x 30.25", unframed
Born in San Francisco, Gordon Grant is known for his etchings and paintings of marine subjects. Grant sailed around Cape Horn to England at the age of twelve, where, at his father's wish, he attended the Fife Academy in Scotland...
Fischerboote an der Küste
Watercolor on paper, signed twice l.r. and with another sketch on the rerverse
18" x 26.75"
Oskar Gawell was born in Hawlodno, Poland in 1888 and studied at the academies in Breslau and Weimar and with Lovis Corinth. He worked in Finland, Holland, Belgium, Italy, North Africa, Spain and Romania...
Decline of the Windjammers
Watercolor on paper, signed and dated: “1934” and titled in pencil on the reverse.
Sheet size: 12.5” x 18.5”
Mat size: 19.5” x 25.5”
Justin Faivre was born in Matthews, Indiana. At the age of 5, however, he moved to Portland, Oregon ...
Watercolor on Paper, signed lower left
Sight Size: 19.5" x 28.5"
Frame Size: 33.5" x 41.5"
Born in Louisville, Kentucky, Paul Sample established his reputation as a Regionalist landscape, figure and genre painter, particularly of New England subject matter.
He was raised in the Midwest and attended Dartmouth College in Hanover, New Hampshire.
He served in World War I in the Navy, an...
Watercolor on paper, signed lower left
Sheet Size 15.5" x 22"
Mat size: 19.5 x 26.5" (unframed)
Dodge MacKnight began his career as a painter of theatre scenery. From 1883-1891 he traveled to Europe to study at Fernan & Cormon in Paris and exhibited at the Paris Salon (1885-87) and at John S. Sargent’s Studio, London (1890). He became a friend of Van Gogh’s in Arles...
Set of Three Landscapes
Watercolors on paper, signed.
Sheet size: 13” x 20” each (approx.)
Watercolor on paper, signed with monogram
Painting size:12" x 9"
Frame size: 26" x 21"
A London painter of genre, portraits and scenes of Victorian life, Hicks studied to be a doctor, but changed to painting, entering the Royal Academy schools in 1844...
Hills & Valley
Watercolor on paper (laid down), signed: “H.C.K.” and dated: “1918”.
Painting size: 21.5” x 30”
Two Young Girls with Birds and Birdcage
Watercolor on paper, signed lower right
Sight Size: 19.25" x 16"
Frame Size: 25.5" x 22"
Born in Brive-la-Gaillarde, in 1933, Jean-Baptiste Valadie is a painter, sculptor, printmaker, draftsman, lithographer and illustrator. Children, birds and the sun are repeated motifs in his works, but the central figure in most of his paintings is a sensuous woman...