For the Wall
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.
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
This is a wonderful raised wool embroidered “woolsie” on velvet. Framed in a large Victorian shadow box with painted frame, this piece has wonderful colorful 3 dimensional wreath of flowers and fruit. Wonderful condition, with nice wavy glass.
Great vintage cut tin and glass candle sconce. Has a multi panel glass front with scalloped cut tin design. The left panel is hinged and has a sliding hasp to access the candle sconce.
A beautiful late 19th century landscape oil on artist board. The painting is about 16 inches wide and 14 inches high, including the frame. It is clean and in very good condition.
Lovely colors contribute to this well executed still life.
Beautiful 18thc framed shell engraving in excellent condition 20.5 w x 16 “ h.
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
This small pastel still life is in perfect, unfazed condition in a period lemon gilt frame.
Old leather draft horse harness with brass bells (1 missing, 13 in all).
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
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.
Wonderful scissor cut of Gtant’s cottage, circa 2nd half of the 19th c.
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
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
This is such a wonderful pair of early 20th century photographic portraits of a young couple from the Albany area. The photographs are by Gustave Lorey (1868-1937), a well known photographer who had a studio in Albany; his work is in the collection of the Albany Institute of History & Art. Both portraits are wonderful,…read more
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.
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.
This sign has great graphic appeal in old black lettering on old white background. It is 38 inches long x 10 inches high.
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
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
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
This is an especially nice early landscape scene on canvas. It is unsigned but well done and appears to have no restoration.
This is such a lovely early 20th century landscape that edges on Mid-Century Modern, but dates to 1916. Painted by William Rudolf O’Donovan, who was a member of the National Academy of Fine Arts. Although renowned as a sculptor, O’Donovan was a gifted and known painter as well. He was good friends with Winslow Homer…read more
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.
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
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
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
Emil Ganso was born in Halberstadt, Germany in 1895 and came to the United States as a teenager. 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 the early 1920s, and was represented by them…read more
This is a charming 18thc embroidered needlework scene of a young man fishing in good condition, original frame and good colors.