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WP-1675 Painting of Fauteuil a la Reine, Louis XV:
c. 1890 French school pen & black ink, pencil & water color Painting of a fine Louis XV period Fauteuil a la Rene. The high back & undulating arms are typical of the early transition from Regence forms. $150

WP-1679 Watercolor, Nap.III Bibliotheque & Bureau Plat:
A late 19th century French school watercolor of a Napoleon III Bibliotheque & Bureau Plat in style of Louis XVI, mahogany with extensive gilt metal mounts. $150

Wp-1875z: Pair of Portraits, c.1650, Believed to Be Mother and Stepfather of Sir Isaac Newton:
A pair of portraits, c.1650, believed to be Hannah Ayscough Newton and her wealthy second husband, the Reverend Barnabas Smythe. She was the mother of Sir Isaac Newton whose father died 3 months before his birth. She abandoned him at age 3 to marry Smythe, reclaiming him at age 12 after Smythe died. A fascinating history, whether or not true! 33" x 28" framed. $2,400

Wp-1883: McKinley "...Farm House by a Pond":
Charles McKinley, oil on canvas: "Timber & Brick Farm House by a Pond at Sunset". Late 19th - early 20th century. English school landscape. 35 1/2" x 25 1/4" in frame. $1,200

Wp-1884: McKinley's "Village at Sunset":
Charles McKinley, oil on canvas: "Village at Sunset". Late 19th - early 20th century. English school landscape. 35 1/2" x 25 1/4" in frame $1,200

Wp-1896z: English School Landscape :
English school landscape "Near Godalming," title on reverse. Oil on academy board, signed lower left C.T.Marecholz(?). Frame flaws. Frame: 20" h., 26 w." 11 1/2" h., 17 5/8" w. $900

Wp-1924z: "Italian Coastal Villa with Flower.", watercolor by DuCane :
"Italian Coastal Villa with Flower.", watercolor by Ella DuCane (British, 1880-1940), exhibited 1893-1910. A London artist shown by major galleries including Royal Society of British Artists and the Royal Institute of Painters in Watercolours. She travelled & painted along the Mediteranean coasts of Europs & Africa, as well as Japan. 24 1/2" x 18 1/4" framed. Provenance: Clark Art, Raleigh, NC. $1,350

Wp-1939z: Cartwright's "Along the Maine Coast":
"Along the Maine Coast," a coastal scene with floral obverse, oil on artist board, signed lower left I.B. Cartwright. Isabel Parke Branson Cartwright, American, 1885-1966. 15 1/2" x 22 3/4". $900

WP-1945: French Oil on Canvas :
"Hunting Dogs Warming by the Fire", French oil on canvas, mid-20th century in an earlier taste. Mid-20th century hand-carved & gilded solid wood frame made by Husar of Chicago. Frame: 31"w x 36 1/2" l x 1 3/4" d. $1,950

WP-1965z: Robert Motherwell :
"Brushstroke", Robert Motherwell, 1980 one-color lithograph, 31 1/2" x 16". Arches cover paper, 31 of 49, purchased by Paul and Dorothy Ferster from Severtson and Assoc. Ltd., New Haven, CT. Robert Motherwell (American, 1915-1991) was one of the youngest of the New York School (The Abstract Expressionists), a painter, printmaker and editor of immense importance. Today every museum of consequence owns a Motherwell. Bill of Sale provided to the purchaser. Dorothy Ferster Collection. See full photo description for details. $3,500

WP-1966z: Norman Ives Black on Maroon Shapes :
An intriguing square Norman Ives, American, 1923-1978, signed "I:B. 1971 84/100" 1.1. in pencil. 14 3/4" image size. Black on maroon shapes in tiny squares. Acquired by Dorothy and Paul Ferster from their friend Norman Ives. Dorothy Ferster Collection. $190

WP-1970z: Ward Binks :
"Bessie" watercolor & gouache on paper, signed lower right and dated: Ward Binks, '36. Reuben Ward Binks, England, 1880-1950. One of England's most prominent animal painters, William Secord noted: the artist's client list was a 'Who's Who' of the purebred dog world". Bessie belonged to Bettine Field, daughter of Marshall Field and bequeathed to her dear friend Wayne Goodall. Binks painted the hunting dogs of many members of the Royal Family; his portraits hang throughout Sandringham. Frame: 19 1/2" x 23 1/8". Sight: 11 1/2" x 15 1/4". $2,250

WP-1973z: Alan Maley's :
"Curtains Up", c. 1980s oil on canvas by Alan Maley, signed upper right and fully inscribed on reverse: Alan Maley, copyright, #250. Alan Maley, England and America, 1931-1995. His love of a genteel world is displayed vividly in his artwork spanning several decades. He was a continuity sketch artist and special effects matte artist. He won an Academy Award for Disney's "Bedknobs and Broomsticks". His other work included Dr. Strangelove, Beckett, Raiders of the Lost Ark, etc. 24" x 30" canvas. 33" x 39" framed. $1,800

WP-1990z: John Clifford Pellew painting "Mountain Meadow":
"Mountain Meadow", signed lower right "Pellew, 79", oil on canvas. John Clifford Pellew, American, born in 1903. Member of the National Academy. 30"x40". 31 5/8" x 41 3/4" framed. $1,200

WP-1994z: Feliks Topolski :
Feliks Topolski, "Westminster Hall" from the "Legal London Suite", signed lower right and numbered 32/250, 1961. Topolski, 1907-1989. Printed inscription:"Outside Westminster Hall at the Opening of the Law Court". Original framing. $225

WP-1996z: Watercolor of Barnard Castle:
A charming watercolor of Barnard Castle, signed lower right Sidney Watts, 19th-20th century. Of note as well for his fine botanical works. $750

WP-1999z: Harry Lachman :
"Village in Normandy", oil on artist board, Harry B. Lachman, American 1876-1974. Signed lower left; Harry B. Lachman, '15. Frame: 22 7/8" x 28 3/4" $1,200

WP-2002z: Village Harbor:
"Village Harbor" oil on artist board, illegibly signed lower right, 1886? Gentle dawn sky. Provenance: Johnsie Wilkins, Chapel Hill, NC. Frame 12 1/2" x 10 3/4" $450

WP-2004z: Painting of Man Reading by Fireplace:
19th century European genre painting of a man reading by a fireplace in a burlwood veneered antique frame reduced in size. 14 3/4" x 18 5/8" (replaced stretcher). Frame 21 1/8" x 25 1/8" $1,200

WP-2005z: French Animalier Painting c. 1860-80:
A c.1860-80 French animalier painting of monkeys with a tipped bowl of fruits, by or from the circle of Louis Eugene Lambert (France, 1825-1900). A luminous still life with playful monkeys against a typical black background. Canvas: 30" x 48". Frame: 36 3/4" x 53 1/2". Cleaned, lined and restored. $6,000

WP-2008z: "Boy with a Hoop and Stick" 19th Century Portrait:
"Boy with Hoop and Stick", a good charming English portrait of the mid-19th century. Cleaned, lined and well framed. Canvas: 25 1/2" x 12 1/4". Frame: 31 1/2" x 27 1/4". $2,900

Wp-2009z: "The Bakemeier Girls", 19th Century American Folk Art Portrait:
"The Bakemeier Girls", a mid-19th century American Folk Art portrait of two girls, probably Mid-Atlantic with bird's eye maple frame. Canvas: 30" x 25". Frame: 34 1/2" x 29 1/2". Minor veneer loss. $2,400

WP-2010z: Pat Trivigno "Portrait of a Red Headed Boy":
"Portrait of Red Headed Boy", a bold oil on artist's board painting by Pat Trivigno (American, 1922-2013). Studied Tyler School of Art, Columbia University, and NYU. In the Guggenheim, Brooklyn, etc. Exhibited at CAI, Penn. Academy, New Orleans, rtc. Professor of Art Tulane University. Painted c. 1945 before turning to abstract work. 26 1/2" x 22 1/2" frame. $750

WP-2019z: Seascape by Ida Squire Gutsell:
A bold 1887 Seascape by Ida Squire Gutsell (American, 1855-1951). The rolling waves and seagulls are elegant approaching the sandy beach with swirling gulls. The antique frame is not original but very complimentary. Framed: 28" x 44". $2,500

WP-2020z: W. Bauer "Bayerische Landscape with Fisherman":
"Bayerische Landscape with Fisherman", sogned l.l. W. Bauer (Willi Bauer, Germany, 1923-). Oil on canvas; painted with brushes and pallet knife. Provenance: W.T. Burger Co. 31" x 27 3/4". Framed: 39" x 35 1/2" $2,500

WP-2023z: Westport Harbor by W.F. Matthews:
"Westport Harbor" oil on artist's board, c. 1940s, signed lower left W.F. Matthews (William F. Matthews, American, 1878-1966). See history verso. Frame: 27 1/4"w., 21 1/4"h., 1 3/4"d. $1,500

WP-2024z: Snowy Westport Day by W.F. Matthews:
"Snowy Westport Day" oil on artist's board, c. 1940s. Signed lower right, W.F. Matthews. (American, Williams F. Matthews, 1878-1966). Frame: 25 3/4"w., 21 1/4"h., 3/4"d. $1,500

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