Charles RICKETTS (1866-1931)

Charles de Sousy Ricketts

Charles Ricketts (Dress for Judithe) Large watercolor on paper 51 cm x 35.5 cm monogramed lower right CR Charles de Sousy Ricketts (2 October 1866 – 7 October 1931) was a versatile English artist, illustrator, author and printer, and is best known for his work as book designer and typographer from 1896 to 1904 with the Vale Press, and his work […]

STARNBERGER SEE

STARNBERGER SEE ( View of the Starnberg Lake)

STARNBERGER SEE Very Fine Watercolor of STARNBERGER SEE ( View of the Starnberg Lake) Watercolor Paper over Graphite 177 mm x 280 mm Lake Starnberg (German: Starnberger See) — called Lake Würm (German Würmsee) until 1962, and also known as Fürstensee — is Germany’s fifth largest freshwater lake in terms of area and, due to its great average depth, the second largest in terms of […]

Leo Herrmann

Un Incroyable By Leo Herrmann Drawing

Leo Herrmann (French painter, 1853–1927) Drawing, Pen and Ink over Crayon. “Un Incroyable » seated and holding a stick,  signed ‘Leo Herrmann’ (lower left) 33 cm x 25 cm French painter; Leo Herrmann was born in Paris on 2 July, 1853. Schooled in France, he exhibited at a salon for genre paintings from 1875. It was there that […]

Robert Thorne Waite RWS (1842-1935)

Robert Thorne Waite RWS (1842-1935) watercolour

Watercolour on paper 29,5 x 49,5   (SOLD) Haymaking At Oxwich Bay South Wales signed ‘R. Thorne Waite’ (lower left) Robert Thorne Waite RWS (1842-1935) Royal Society of Painters in Water-Colours Landscape painter who usually painted in watercolour and only rarely in oil. Born in Cheltenham and studied at South Kensington. Exhibited at the Royal Academy from […]

Nefertem Bronze Statuette

An Egyptian Nefertem Bronze Statuette

Nefertem Bronze Statuette An Egyptian Bronze Figure Of Nefertum, Late Period, Dynasty XXVI-XXX, Circa 664-332 B.C. This rare Bronze amulet represents the god Nefertem, son of Sakhmet and member of the Memphis Triad. Nefertem ; possibly “beautiful one who closes” or “one who does not close”; also spelled Nefertum or Nefer-temu) was, in Egyptian mythology, originally a lotus flower at […]

Augusto Corelli gouache naples

Augusto Corelli (Roma 1853 – 1910) Veduta Gouache Naples on paper

Augusto Corelli (Roma 1853 – 1910) Gouache Naples on Paper  34 cm x 54 cm Augusto Corelli nacque a Roma il 26 maggio 1853. Padre del pittore Filiberto, studiò all’Accademia di San Luca a Roma, poi all’Istituto di Belle Arti a Napoli, con Achille Guerra.Trattò il dipinto di genere, il paesaggio e il ritratto, padroneggiando in modo eccellente la tecnica dell’acquerello. […]