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well-executed french hand-colored engraving of La Serpentaire from 'La Botanique Mise a la Portee de tout le Monde' by Genevieve de Nangis Regnault
2278
published 1744, Paris

considered to be 'the most impressive botanical works of the period' by known art historian Anthony Blunt; new acid-free matte and giltwood frame; minor discoloration

Height: 
25"
Width: 
20"
$2,200
Available
a well-rendered french 18th century hand-colored pineapple engraving
4653
18th century

the meticulously detailed engraving depicting a pineapple specie as a flowering bud and in its mature state; with original description page verso; minor discoloration; with later acid-free matte and giltwood frame.

 

Height: 
21"
Width: 
16 3/4"
$1,650
Available
 lushly painted still life of peonies in a bowl; signed by M.E. Fager (American, 1897-1973)
4635
1930's/40's

gouache on board; Fager was a Chicago artist known for his translucent washes of color in a realistic style; the gouache depicts a bowl full of large pink and white peonies filling the entire picture plane; with original wooden frame; excellent condition with some creasing to paper

 

 

 

Height: 
45"
Width: 
34 1/2"
$2,750
Sold
gouache on paper; a lively and spontaneously-rendered 1960's abstract expressionist painting by Dorothy Swinney; exhibition label on verso dated 1962
4595
dated 1962

with quick spontaneous brushstrokes using nonrepresentational shapes in black, gray and white paints on a sepia ground; newly framed;  Abstract Expressionism is a post–World War II American art movement, developed in New York in the 1940's. It was the first specifically American movement to achieve international influence and put New York City at the center of the western art world, a role formerly filled by Paris. 

Height: 
39 1/2"
Width: 
30 1/2"
$3,450
Available
oil on canvas; a serene landscape painting of a tree branch at water's edge
4631
signed and dated 1972

original palette knife impasto oil painting depicting a hanging branch reflecting in the water below; in soft colors of blues and greens; good vintage condition; signed by Connecticut artist verso "Peter Raynor 1972"

Height: 
33 1/2"
Width: 
41 1/2"
$3,200
Available
4592
dated 1979

pair of similar abstract gouache works on paper, richly painted in whimsical strokes and spatters of colors with a sense of movement and lyricism; minor toning  

 

$5,800
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a bold american 1960's abstract oil on canvas; signed 'levin '65'
4444
1965

oil on canvas; the thickly and lively applied paint in white, black, orange, mustard and red all on a gray background; all withing a silver gilt-wood frame; signed 'levin '65' (possibly by estelle levin, oakland abstract artist in the 1960's); professionally cleaned

Height: 
17 1/4"
Width: 
13 1/4"
Depth: 
1 1/2"
$1,800
Available
9002
2014

photograph by New York artist/photographer Alessandro Papallardo; within an ebonized wooden frame

Height: 
24 1/2"
Width: 
31"
$2,200
9001
2014

photograph by New York City artist/photographer Alessandro Papallardo; within an ebonized wooden frame

Height: 
24 1/2"
Width: 
31"
$2,200
english oil painting of a schooner entering liverpool harbor; signed and dated 'W. Pike 1835'
60372
Dated 1835

the graceful sailing ship with gaff rigging on a blustery aquamarine sea surrounded by other vessels including an early double-paddled steam ship; professionally restored; overall crackling; canvas laid on board.  Dated 1835

Height: 
28"
Width: 
38"
$4,400
Available

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