Grand-Tour Brasero Bronze Tripod with Satyrs

Grand-Tour Brasero Bronze Tripod with Satyrs

Grand-Tour Brasero Bronze Tripod with Satyrs Grand-Tour Brasero Bronze Tripod circa 1880 after the : Roman Original Brasero Bronze tripod with itiphallic Satyrs – 1st century BC – from Julia Felix house at Pompeii – Naples, Archaeological Museum (“Secret Room”). H. 90 cm; W. 56 cm; D. 42 cm (top of the basin). In the second half of the xixth […]

Chef-d’œuvre calligraphique.

Master work of Calligraphy with an autograph of emperor Joseph II.

Master work of Calligraphy with an autograph of emperor Joseph II. Nobility Title for the Hertwig sisters, Manuscript on velum 16 pages, illuminated coat of arms gold and silver toped with the Imperial Eagle, and fabulous ornamental pen work with dazzling mastery in script and calligraphic decoration. Signed by Emperor Joseph II brother of Marie-Antoinette Vienna 1792 38cm x 26 cm Chef-d’œuvre calligraphique avec […]

CLARA Josep Isadora Duncan

Isadora Duncan Dancing by CLARA Josep

CLARA José (Josep), 1878-1958 (Spain) Drawing of Isadora Duncan Dancing signed lower right Ink on paper 30,5 cm x 25,5 cm Dedicace : “To Marcel from Isadora Duncan’s daughter – Grace 1959″ Josep Clarà i Ayats (1878–1958) was a Spanish Catalan sculptor. Clarà was born in Olot, Gerona, Spain in 1878. He attended the Olot School of Drawing (Escuela de Dibujo […]

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. […]