Large Canadian/American Oil Painting on Board – David Bierk (b.1944-d.2002) – dated 1979.Art
A Large Canadian/American oil painting on board by well known artist David Bierk (1944-2002). Bierk was born in the U.S. in 1944 but immigrated to Peterborough, Ontario in 1971 and became a Canadian citizen in 1978.
This modernist landscape – depicting a cross section of rocks with some green foliage.
Painting measures: 32 inches high x 42 inches wide (including Frame)
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Early 19th Century Miniature Painting on Ivory$875.00
Early 19th Century Painting on Ivory in burled wood frame.
A miniature painting on ivory, it dates early 19th century, France. The painting depicts a delightful narrative of two ladies sharing a conversation about a book. The painting is a soft combination of muted tones of orange, red, brown, peach and blue on ivory. The brush work is rather fine and detailed, it is carefully rendered to show the liveness of everyday people at the time. The painting lies under glass, with a white border and square shaped frame.
Measures: 3 1/4 inches x 4 1/2 inches
1 in stock$875.00
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French, 24 inch High Bronze ‘Triomphe des Arts’ – Statue of a Woman with Lyre – Signed ‘A. Gaudez’.$3,800.00
A classical bronze statue of a woman holding a turtle shell lyre in tribute to ‘Triomphe Des Arts’, (possibly Venus) dedicated to the new arts in the public sphere, inspired by love.
Features two inscribed plaques ‘Triomphe Des Arts Par A Gaudez Hors Concours’, and then a presentation plaque reading ‘Le Comite de la Ste De Secours Mutuels De La Ville De St Die. Ason President Pierre Hirsinger 28 – 7 – 1925’ done in 1925. The figure would be dated earlier than this in the 1880’s.
Signed, ‘A. Gaudez’ for Adrien Etienne Gaudez (1845-1902)
Signed. ‘A.Gaudez’ on bronze. Titled on front with 2 plaques (noted above).
Measures: 24 inches tall x 8 1/2 inches wide.
1 in stock$3,800.00
19th Century European Oil Painting on Canvas – Farm Animals in Barn.$575.00
A nice scene of animals on the inside of a barn – featuring a cow, chickens and a rooster. Light streams in from an open window at the back of barn. A hay bail is painted beside the cow and the floor has hay. Large beams from the barn on display in the background.
The oil painting is on canvas and framed in a dark wood frame with a thick wooden stretcher. Dates mid to late 19th century – of European origin.
Canvas measures: 10 inches high x 8 inches wide
with Frame measures: 14 1/2 inches high x 12 1/2 inches wide
1 in stock$575.00
Set of 3 Nautical Watercolours – Signed A. Vincent, Titled ‘Sunset Sails’, ‘Rolling Up To London’ & ‘Journey’s End’Art
Set of 3 Nautical Watercolours – Signed A. Vincent, Titled ‘Sunset Sails’, ‘Rolling Up To London’ & ‘Journey’s End’$525.00
A Framed Nautical Watercolour Series Signed by A. Vincent
Titled ‘Sunset Sails’, ‘Rolling Up To London’ & ‘Journey’s End’
A lovely collection of 3 framed watercolours by A. Vincent, depicting journeys on the high seas. Each painting is wood framed under glass with a visible 2 inch mat. Each water colour contains a unique narrative featuring sails, the sea and clouds. ‘Sunset Sails’ depicts a two sailboats and a island with a lovely sunset scene, ‘Rolling Up To London’ is a Australian Clipper battling rough tides for the journey home, while in ‘Journey’s End’ there is calm waters with three ships returning home from a voyage, one getting a tow to shore. The three painting create the perfect nautical vignette.
Signed: A. Vincent, on both the painting and the mat.
Frames Measure: 12 5/8 inches x 10 5/8 inches Paintings Measure: 5 3/8 inches x 7 1/4 inches
Note: Two hang horizontal and one hangs vertical.
Excellent Condition: To my eye these paintings are of original colour as far as I can tell, the mats are a beige/off white and the backs are covered with paper that has not been removed since framing .
1 in stock$525.00