Pair of Decorative Oil Paintings (English, late 19th Century)
Pair of decorative landscape paintings are unsigned oils on board. First painting depicts a riverbed with tree lined banks and a charming picket fence. Second painting depicts a country cottage with a winding dirt road. Verso of framed images have a tag reading "From Bates & Son, Photographers and Frame Makers. 187 Maple Rd. Penge, S.E. Large variety of mouldings in stock, resilvering & regilding." Boards measure apprx 6" H x 8" W. Overall, with frame, each painting measures apprx 10" H x 11" W. bidding and details
Estimate:
$75/150
Sold:
$172.50
Sandra Lerner (American 20th Century)
Oil on board. First painting depicts a cactus filled mountain scene. Second painting depicts a lake with mountains in the background and a green cactus in the foreground. Third painting depicts a blue sky with fluffy white clouds. Two of the three paintings are signed "S. Lerner" in the lower section of the painting. Measure apprx 9" H x 11" W. Overall with frames apprx 10" H x 13" W. Signed on verso "Col. Sandy R. Lerner". bidding and details
Estimate:
$50/100
Sold:
$161.00
H. Brun (Contemporary, French)
Still life of a vase of flowers with candle and fruit. This composition has the feel of early cubist paintings. The background is a bright lemon yellow and painting is signed "H. Brun" in upper right corner. Canvas measures apprx 20" H x 24" W. With wooden frame this painting measures apprx 28" H x 31" W. bidding and details
Estimate:
$100/150
Sold:
$195.50
Oil on Canvas after Titian
Oil on canvas painting after Titian is signed "Koch" in lower left corner. This painting depicts a Renaissance style maiden serving fruit. She wears a brocade dress and carries a large platter laden with fruit. Canvas measures apprx 30" H x 20" W. With carved wooden frame this painting measures apprx 38" H x 30" W. bidding and details
Estimate:
$400/500
Sold:
$230.00
American, 19th Century
"Wintery Landscape". Oil on canvas over board; this painting is unmarked and unsigned. The painting depicts a lone figure staggering through a snow-laden landscape. Another figure with a horse is barely seen in the left distance. Board measures apprx 12" H x 16" W. With bronze painted frame this piece measures apprx 16" H x 20" W. bidding and details
Estimate:
$100/150
Sold:
$2,880.75
Unknown Artist
Pair of oil on board paintings depict two different views of European canals. Unmarked and unsigned. Each painting has a lovely decorative frame with intricately carved rosebuds. Boards measure apprx 6-1/2" H x 12-1/2" W. With frame each painting measures apprx 12-1/2" H x 19" W. bidding and details
Estimate:
$75/150
Sold:
$241.50
A. Sheloumov (Ukranian, Late 19th/Early 20th Century)
Pair of oil on board, signed lower right. First depicts Hussars sitting around a campfire. Second painting shows four horses tied to posts outside of a small village. Each painting measures apprx 10" H x 14" W, overall with period frames apprx 13" H x 17" W. bidding and details
Estimate:
$200/400
Sold:
$1,127.00
Unknown Artist
Trio of nautical paintings features two small unframed canvases depicting a lake or ocean with sailboats, probably by the same hand. One of the pair is signed in lower right. A third framed painting, oil on canvas, depicts a sailboat on a dark lake. This painting bears an illegible signature inscribed in the lower right corner. Pair of small paintings measures apprx 8" H x 10" W. Framed painting measures apprx 18" H x 12" W. Verso of canvas stamped "G. Rowney & Co. London, Quality F". bidding and details
Estimate:
$100/150
Sold:
$235.75
California School, Mid 20th Century
Unsigned oil canvas laid on board. Southwest American style landscape features a tree within a courtyard and stucco buildings. A dark figure stands in front of the tree. Painted in brilliant shades of blue, green, orange and violet. Board measures apprx 16" H x 23" W. Overall with gilt frame apprx 22" H x 27" W. bidding and details
Estimate:
$400/600
Sold:
$345.00
"Harbor Scene" Oil on Board
Unsigned oil on board painting depicts an American harbor filled with tall ships and buildings. Board measures apprx 10" H x 14" W. With linen mat and wood frame, apprx 16" H x 21" W. bidding and details
Estimate:
$125/175
Sold:
$178.25
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