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oil on board; A Colorful American Mid-century Abstract Expressionist Painting
4792
1950's

a good example of abstract expressionism with its bold, thickly applied paint in the impasto style with great depth of color; good vintage condition; all in an ebonized wooden frame; remnants of gallery and framing company labels on reverse; signed lower right

Height: 
37"
Width: 
25"
$3,850
Available
oil on board: Impressionist Seascape Painting signed 'Hugo Melville Fisher'
4781
1920's

a good example of American Impressionism with its thickly applied paint capturing the shifting effect of light and color; Hugo Melville Fisher (1878-1946) was active in California and is best known for his seascape and marine paintings.  Born in Brooklyn, and the son of artist Hugo Anton Fisher, the Fisher family moved to Alameda, California in 1886.

Height: 
29.5"
Width: 
34.5"
Depth: 
1.5"
$5,450
Available
framed oil on board; Antonio Jacobsen (1850-1921) Painting of an American Clipper Ship
60499
dated 1918

Finely-detailed painting of the clipper ship 'Matchless'; One of America's foremost maritime painters, Antonio Jacobsen (1850-1921), esteemed painter of schooners and steam vessels, is revered by aficionados of American maritime history; signed and dated lower right 'Antonio Jacobsen 1918';  provenance: Label verso from David Bendann's Fine Art Rooms,  Baltimore Street, Baltimore, Maryland

 

Height: 
18 3/4" (with frame: 23 3/8")
Width: 
29 3/4" (with frame 35")
Depth: 
3/4"
$25,000
Available
a chic 6-light chandelier with radiating crystal fronds
4755
1970's

with radiating crystal arms surrounding the central support emanating 6 arms above a similar body with three additional lights for a total of nine bulbs; excellent condition with no missing crystals

Height: 
30"
Diameter: 
30"
$5,400
Available
47221
1950's

the four barrel-back chairs, all with faux bamboo wooden supports; new leather upholstery; Barnard & Simonds Co. (1898-1967) Rochester, NY moving to Grand Rapids, MI in 1959, purchased by Baker Furniture in 1967

Height: 
32"
Seat height: 
18"
Width: 
25"
Depth: 
26"
$12,400
Kent Forrest Ipsen studio glass centerpiece bowl (American, 1933-2012) blue/green with purple and gold accents. etched signature to underside
4775
dated 1972

Kent Forrest Ipsen may be regarded as one of the pioneers of the Studio Glass movement in the United States. He formerly chaired the crafts department and founded the glass program at the Virginia Commonwealth University School of Arts. His pieces are in the private collections at the Smithsonian American Art Museum, the Brooklyn Museum, the Corning Museum of Glass and the Vatican Museum; etched signature 'Kent F. Ipsen '72'; excellent vintage condition

Height: 
2 3/4"
Diameter: 
17 3/4"
$2,200
Available
 dramatic 1960's iron and brass pinwheel sunburst nail sculpture signed by Ron Schmidt
4773
late 1960's

this explosive brutalist iron nail sculpture contrasting the cold black steel iron nails and the warm buffed-brass brazing combing artistic design, geometric form and the high quality of the braze; excellent vintage condition with no visible condition issues, signed by the artist

Depth: 
3.5"
Diameter: 
43"
$3,500
Available
a large and striking pair of asian-inspired 1960's ceramic vases adorned with stylized birds
4761
1960's

each of bulbous form adorned overall with stylized birds in flight over a moonlit sky and lively cloud scrolls; excellent vintage condition with overall even wear to surface; no chips or cracks 

Height: 
13"
Diameter: 
12.5"
$2,750
Available
stylish pair of mid-century modern blue and green drip-glaze hexagonal lamps
4758
1950's

each tall lamp of hexagonal form tapering to the base; all in a translucent drip glaze in hues of blue and green; excellent condition with no chips or cracks; rewired

Height: 
18.5" (top of ceramic) 29.5" (top of shade)
Diameter: 
6"
$2,850
Available
a richly-colored american 1960's gourd-form drip-glaze lamp
4586
1960's

of compressed form covered overall in an ivory and brown drip-glaze over a caramel ground; excellent vintage condition 

Height: 
12.5" (top of ceramic) 25" (top of shade)
Diameter: 
16"
$1,850
Available

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