perfect for a traditional or modern interior, this impasto painting of a colorful hilly landscape dotted with trees with mountains in the distance; all done in an impasto style using thick layers of paint with visible painting strokes making the landscape appear as if it is coming out of the canvas; professionally cleaned; original silver-leafed frame restored with linen matte
a nice collection of half hull models depicting cutters, schooners and cargo ships; mounted on later frames; half hull models were constructed by shipwrights to plan a ship's design to ensure the ship's symmetry and were exact scale replicas of the actual ship's hull.
a well-thought out composition as the table plain draws the viewer into the room of a seated woman with distant gaze dressed in a blue jacket; the table set with a bowl of fruit, a goblet and plant; all within a silver-leafed carved wooden frame with linen slip; excellent condition professionally cleaned and restored; unsigned; later frame
a serenely rendered still life depicting a lush table-scape with an exotic pineapple, symbolizing hospitality, resting on a metal tray all amid a large urn and wine glasses; good condition; illegibly signed and dated lower right; all within the original ebonized wooden frame with gold slip
painted overall in the impasto technique using heavy brushstrokes to reflect the light of the wide sandy beach with brightly colored umbrellas at the water's edge below a blue sky; excellent condition with new blue-gray wooden frame with orange slip and linen matte; a Chinese contemporary, Clifton is an impressionist plein-air artist whose work translates the ambience of light and atmosphere. He finds most of his scenes traveling throughout the United States and has been inspired by the masterworks of great artists such as Camille Pissaro and Alfred Sisley.
each depicting a tranquil meandering stream in wooded setting with large oaks in the foreground all set against rolling hills; signed lower right "J. T. Winslow"; excellent condition; professionally cleaned; new giltwood frames and fillets with linen mattes; possibly northern california scenes as J. T. Winslow spent time there during the 1960's
Léon Danchin (1887-1938) was a French artist known for his drawings of animals, primarily sporting dogs. His works sold very well in France, Belgium, England and the United States; Later in his career Danchin moved to the French Flanders where he was an avid hunter. It was during this period that he drew many of the hunting scenes for which he is renowned; signed in pencil lower left and numbered 275/500; discoloration to paper; in as found condition with original frame; Copyright by La Gravure Française, 41 rue St. Georges, Paris 1935
this peaceful pastoral scene at dusk of a shepherd and his sheepdog returning their flock to the stable; Reuben LeGrande Johnston (1850-1918), was born in Alexandria, Virginia. Best known for his landscapes with animals, he was well-traveled, visiting France, Spain, England, Tangiers and Morocco. He also traveled to the American west, notably Cheyenne, Wyoming. He was a member of the Society of Washington (DC) Artists, where he exhibited, in addition to the National Academy of Design; some discoloration to paper; newly matted and framed