19th century Tibetan tangka, or devotional, painting on canvas of Green Tara, Goddess of longevity, protection from fear; custom mounted in a complementary green painted frame, behind glass, showing the entire banner. Tibet, circa 1850. Dimensions: 38.5" H x 29 and 3/8" W.
Carl Gustaf Nelson (b.1898---d.1988) abstract expressionist mixed media collage, mid 20th Century; original silver-leafed frame. Well listed: Who Was Who in American Art, Ask Art, Davenport's, etc.Exhibited: Whitney Museum, Carnegie International, Chicago Art Institute, etc. Dimensions, framed: 25" W x 31" H
Companion hand-colored, pen & ink drawings of Georgian-style building facades. English School, c. 1850. Custom matted and framed w/gold fillet. Dimensions (both): 17 3/4" x 21 3/4"
A 19th Century Tibetan Thanka painting on canvas of Blue Vajrapani, riding a horse, representing the power of Buddhas; custom mounted in a complementry green painted frame, behind glass, showing the entire banner. Tibet, c. 1850. Dimensions: 38 1/2" H x 30 1/2" W
Black lacquer cube table stunningly hand painted in Chinoiserie style. Each angled corner is painted with wisteria branches. The top panel is painted with songbirds among flowering wisteria on a gold leaf ground; the glass top is inset. The painting is signed R(ein) Vanderhill 1984. The table measures 20 x 20 inches square and 16 inches high. Oil on gold leaf. This item is on display in our gallery at Old Saybrook Antiques Center and can be seen in-person by visiting 756 Middlesex Tpke Old Saybrook, CT 06475. For hours of operation visit: OldSaybrookAntiquesCenter.com