American impressionist landscape oil on artist board signed M. Connors at lower right. The frame measures 17.5 x 13.5 inches and the painting measures 16 x 12 inches.
Landscape oil painting with birch trees along a stream by Andrew Millrose. American, 19th century. Excellent condition. The original gilt wood frame measures 25.5 x 19 inches, and the painting measures 18 x 12 inches.
Romantic English landscape oil painting, 19th century. A boy sits on a log cutting his lunch bread as his dog eagerly waits for his share. Original frame, very good condition with some old professional restoration. The frame measures 32 x 38 inches and the painting measures 30 x 25 inches.
Jennie Burr charcoal drawing of her (and her sister Fannie's) studio, signed J.M.Burr 1898. Acquired directly from the estate. Sight 13.5 x 10 inches; frame 21.5 x 17.75 inches. Very few of Jennie or Fannie's works are signed. Jennie Burr was born in 1872 into Monroe, CT's most prominent family, she died in 1961. Her father was a very successful farmer. She 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 of her time. 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.
William Bailey framed drawing of a nude woman, signed and dated 1960, and inscribed "To Susan and Melvin." Beautifully framed and matted, excellent original condition. The frame measures 17.5 x 20 inches and the drawing measures 11 x 14 inches. William Bailey was born in 1930 and is a very well listed American artist. His oil painting titled "Still Life with Slate Green Wall" sold at Sotheby's New York on 3/3/89 for $137,500. To learn more about artist William Bailey, please go to this link: http://www.artchive.com/artchive/B/bailey.html