For the Wall

“Guerilla’s Hideout” India Ink Wash Painting by Clarence Arthur Brodeur (Amer. 1909-1989)

This is a great mid-century modern India ink wash painting titled “Guerilla’s Hideout” by the listed artist Clarence Arthur Brodeur (American 1905-1989).  Born in Westfield, MA, Brodeur was a student at the  Fountainebleau School of Arts in France in the 1920’s, and later served as President of the Fountainebleau Association Board of Trustees.  Brodeur lived and worked…read more


“Japanese Folkdance”, signed lithograph by Shigeru Izumi (Jap. 1922-1995)

This is a wonderful mid-century Japanese lithograph titled Japanese Folkdance, by the well known Japanese painter and print maker, Shigeru Izumi (1922-1995).  The print dates to the early 1950’s. This great lithograph is in a period carved frame and is pencil signed in the lower right.  It is numbered 44/210. Izumi’s work is found in the collections…read more


18th Century Dutch Brass Wall Box

This  is such a lovely piece of early Dutch brass.  Originally a lavabo, this piece was converted quite a while ago to a wall box, with a lid added to the top.  The raised design on this piece is so pretty, with a fountain and birds.  It is in really great condition, with lovely patina.


Mid-19th Century Hudson River School Painting

This is a great example of Hudson River School painting, depicting a stylized image of a river and castle scene.  The work is unsigned, but was clearly done by an artist with technical skill.  This work has been professionally cleaned and relined, and is in very good condition.  The walnut and gilt trim frame is in great…read more


Edna Hibel artwork. 1917 – 2014

This is a beautiful large Edna Hibel artist proof.  It is professionally framed in a gilded faux bamboo style.  Born in Boston, she graduated from the Boston College if Fine Arts in 1939.  Her work included a commission to create a United Nations commemorative stamp and a commission from the Foundation for the National Archives…read more


1869 gouache and pencil study of Moroccan women

Wonderful gouache and pencil study of Moroccan women and a child.  The piece is not signed but it is dated June 7, 1869 in French, written in pencil on the lower right of the work.  It Is likely a study for a painting. Nicely framed in gilt with a linen matting, the work is in…read more


Mexican Folk Art Painting of Christ

a Mexican Folk Art Painting on canvas of the Sacred Heart. 21 inches x 16 inches. Unframed. Minor paint lose along edges but in overall very good condition.


“Grim Spain”, etching by Sir Frances Seymour Haden 1877

This is a lovely etching on Japan paper of Spanish landscape by the English etching artist, Sir Frances Seymour Haden (English 1818-1910), done in 1877; signed and dated in the print. Printed by Goulding for the Fine Arts Society, and included in Frederick Westmore’s Four Masters of Etching, published in 1877. This etching was done…read more


Brass Candle Sconce with Stamped Figure of Miser

This is such a great fun piece! We believe it to be Dutch, but we do not know who the character is; he is holding a money bag and some have thought it might be Scrooge, but it may also be a caricature of the Dutch merchant men of the 17th and 18th century. It…read more


Hooked Geometric Rug

This folky hooked rug is in great condition. The bright, graphic colors of the squares look great with any country collection. It would look super hanging also. It measures 3 ft x 3.87 ft.


19th Century Checkerboard

This checkerboard is large and graphic. The old white & black paint is especially pleasing. It would make a room or look great with your gameboard collection. It is 32 inches long x 19 inches wide.


Coal Sign

This sign has great graphic appeal in old black lettering on old white background. It is 38 inches long x 10 inches high.


Hand Colored Lithographs of Birds by Spencer Fuller Baird (Amer. 1823-1887)

These are lovely hand colored lithographs of birds done by Spencer Fuller Baird (Amer 1823-1887).  These lithographs were originally published in the “Report on the United States and Mexican Boundary Survey: Made Under the Direction of the Secretary of the Interior William H. Emory, major First Cavalry, and United States, commissioner”, published from 1857-59. Spencer…read more


Etching on Japan paper by Carl Wingate (Amer. 1876-1946) dated 1914

A great early 20th century framed etching by Carl Wingate (1876-1946).  Wingate was trained at the National Academy of Design and is a well recognized etcher, with a specialization in marine etching.  The etching is an outdoor scene with a stone wall and a gazebo in the background.  The etching is in very good condition,…read more


mid-19th cent. hollow cut silhouettes in gold frames

A pair of small mid-19th century hollow cut silhouettes of a man and a woman.  We believe they may be a couple, based on the similarity of the paper and background and that they face each other, but cannot be sure.  Both of them are done in hollow cut technique, where the image is cut…read more


Early 19thc Landscape on Canvas

This is an especially nice early landscape scene on canvas.  It is unsigned but well done and appears to have no restoration.


Pair of 19th Century Architectural Colored Engravings

Pair of English engravings by Thomas Shepherd (1793 – 1864). Each measures 12 inches x 9 inches from edge of frame to edge of frame. One is of the Banqueting House Whitehall. The other is Cambridge Terrace and Colliseum.


“The Bathers”, woodblock print by Emil Ganso (Ger. 1895-1941)

This is a wonderful woodblock print titled “The Bathers” by Emil Ganso .  Born in 1895 in Germany, Ganso came to the United States as a teen. By 1914 Ganso was taking evening classes at the National Academy’s School of Fine Arts while supporting himself as a baker. He was discovered by the Weyhe Gallery in…read more


London Harbor, signed etching by Arthur J.F. Bond (Eng. 1888-1958), c. 1930

This is a wonderful London Harbor scene etching by the well-listed artist, Arthur J.F. Bond (English, 1888-1958).  Bond was a well recognized marine artist, and was a member of the Royal Society of Marine Artists (RSMA). The etching depicts a variety of working boats in London Harbor, which Bond used often in his works, and…read more


19th century Pine Shelf with Bold Carved Hooks

This shelf is in its original, unpainted wood finish.  I believe the wood is pine.  A small part of one scalloped edge was either replaced or glued after a break, not noticeable. The hooks are amazing!  It is 30 in. long x 14 in. high.  Any small primitives and early textiles would look good on…read more