Charming oil on rough canvas portrait of a sweet faced little girl by Fannie Burr circa 1880. The child is probably Fannie's sister Jennie. Fannie Burr (1858-1931) was born into Monroe, CT's most prominent family. Her father was a very successful farmer. She attended and graduated from Mt Holyoke College and the Yale School of Fine Arts, and studied at the Art Students League in NYC. These accomplishments were very rare for a young woman in those days. Listed in Who Was Who in American Art by Peter Falk. Exhibition at the New Britain Museum of American Art New Britain CT. Catalogue of work produced by The Connecticut Gallery Inc. This painting was acquired directly from an heir to the estate. Frame measures 17.5 x 19.5; canvas measures 14 x 16.
19th century Japanese silk scroll painting c1870. Delicately rendered painting depicts a "cracked ice" vase of pink peonies with blue and green leaves on a gray gnarled root stand with narcissus and fungi at the base. There is a calligraphy poem and stamp on the lower right. The scroll is traditionally bordered in panels of dark gold silk brocades. No flaws or fading, excellent condition. The image measures 13" wide by 40" long; the giltwood frame measures 19" wide by 73.75" long.
Luminous mountain snow scene signed R Leder Scheurmann. Snow laden conifers on a mountain slope. The pale pink, lavender, and aqua blue tints on the snow suggest either sunrise or late afternoon. Lovely loose brushstrokes, moderate impasto, serene mood. Oil on masonite. Panel measures 29" x 19'. Frame measures 33" x 23". If you wish to browse our entire available inventory please go to OneofaKindAntiques.com. We also offer a consultation service AntiquesConsultant.com, ... as well as an online price guide at TheBestAntiquesPriceGuide.com. Connecticut residents and buyers picking up in Connecticut please add the CT state sales tax. Buyers outside the USA are responsible for any taxes, tariffs or customs that might apply.
Oil on canvas village scene signed Alex Tschernjawski titled Town Market Square. The artist is Yugoslavian / American, born in 1933. The scene is of the colorful market square of a whitewashed southern European hill town. Some cracqueleure in areas of thickly applied pigment. Canvas measures 24" x 20". Frame measures 30" x 26.25" x 2.5". If you wish to browse our entire available inventory.
Paul Warren Zimmerman watercolor and gouache landscape on paper. Mid to late 20th century. American, born 1921, died 2007. The painting is 17.5 x 28.5 inches. The solid wood frame is 25 x 35 x 2 inches. Mr. Zimmerman was an internationally known artist who lived in Hartford, CT, Kokomo, IN, and Toledo, OH. Born in Toledo, he graduated from Kokomo High School in 1941 with a full scholarship to John Herron Art School in Indianapolis. Upon graduation in 1946 with a B.F.A., he was awarded the Mary Milliken Memorial Fund Scholarship. He continued his training in New York City, under Heinrich Mayer. In 1947, he became associate professor of painting and design at Hartford University School of Art. He was awarded a Ford Foundation Grant, American Academy of Arts and Letters and associate membership in the Academy of Painting and Design in 1959. He had well over 86 awards.