This delightful painting portrays a white horse in the foreground and bay horse in the background under a spreading tree in what appears to be a turnout scene (notice a green hay trough to the left). This oil on board painting is signed and dated Simon Simonson 1884
Original Oil on Canvas painting of a lone bull in a field, signed and dated in the lower left Gunnar L. 1922. While there are some "bubbles" in the canvas, we found the painting charming and priced it accordingly. Long ago, a prior owner glued the canvas to a board.
Intriguing oil on canvas painting of exterior, likely an old church with painter's easel and nearby chair, paint box and cane resting against the old building. Signed and dated I. Kalckar, 1879 (Isidor Kalchkar, b. Copenhagen 1850, d. s.p. 1884).
Original oil on canvas of a man on bay horse leading a white horse through a stream. Signed Otto Bache (b. Roskilde 1839, d. Copenhagen 1927). Condition: A larger peeling near the left edge, as well as minor peelings and age related craquelure, one retouch.
This dramatic pair of oil paintings shows two standing women: The lady in red gown is holding a cross, symbolizing faith while the woman in green holds an anchor, representing hope. They are signed & dated by the Danish artist, P. Wilstrup, 1854.
Two Sicilian donkey cart side panels, richly decorated with scenes from the opera Muzio Scevola and Coriolanus. The involved scenes with soldiers, sculptures, horses, royalty are dramatic. Gaius Mucius Scaevola was an ancient Roman youth(mythical?)famous for his bravery.
This oil on canvas painting creates dramatic impact in a relatively small space. While painted in the late 1800's,something about the mood of this painting places it outside time. It will look as well placed in a highly contemporary sparse setting as in a ranch home.
Unsigned still life oil on canvas of flowers and fruits in a basket from the mid to late 1800's. The basket appears to rest in a curved windowsill, with view of picturesque landscape in the distance.
Beautifully executed nature scene signed by Carl Bartsch. Original oil on canvas painting with a herd of elk resting in a green grove overseen by a single bull elk. Carl Bartsch was a Danish 19th Century painter born in 1829.
An old fashioned sail boat is seen off the rocky coastline in this original oil on canvas painting. The tranquil seascape is accented by billowing white clouds in the blue sky and green dunes lining the shoreline. Craqueluer is seen throughout the canvas.
A serene grove of trees is the setting that welcomes mother and child for a walk in the sunshine in this delightful original oil on canvas painting. Signed LP in lower left corner.
This original oil on canvas painting has powerful presence of the Apostle Thomas. It is after the original by Nicolaes Maes from 1656. This unsigned canvas has minimal retouches, extensive craquelure and will likely benefit from cleaning.
Painted in the late 18th or early 19th century this large allegorical oil painting, "Roman Charity" the story of Cimon and his daughter Pero, is mounted in an exceptional period plaster and gilt wood frame.
This endearing painting captures a simple yet intimate moment between three young girls, possibly sisters. The girl on the viewer's left appears to be reading from a small book or even diary to the others, as the other two move closer to hear more.
This peaceful painting portrays a young woman in long white summer dress, sitting on the edge of a boat in the shallows of a lake. She is watching two men fish off of another boat in the distance.
This beautifully balanced antique oil painting is calm and serene yet bright with three young girls and distant views of a lake fields beyond. Two girls watch as a third concentrates on making a string of flowers in a lush canopy of trees and bushes.
18th century original German oil on canvas portrait of two young boys in period clothing, one holding a bird on a string. The painting is unsigned and mounted in an antique gilt wood frame.
Likely Florentine school, oil on canvas painting of two figures embracing while gazing upwards towards the Sacred Heart. This is most likely a fragment of a much larger painting that has been mounted in an ornate antique gilt wood frame.
This early 20th century genre scene of a father and daughter in a well furnished period dining room has wonderful detail and balance. There are slight vertical stretcher marks on the left and right sides. signed in the lower left S Vermehren.
This Danish pastoral scene depicting a farmer, his wife and daughter cutting hay in a vast and sunlit landscape, is mounted in a gold painted wood frame and signed in the lower right " C. Butdz-M", Danish artist Carl Butdz-Moller (1882-1953).
Original oil on canvas portrait of a mother and son by Sigurd Wandel (1875-1943), signed in the lower right with the initials SW. The painting is mounted in a giltwood and gesso frame and penciled on the back stretcher, "mother and son" Sigurd Wandel.
Wonderful impressionist oil painting of a woman sitting in the grass of an urban park. The painting is signed F. John in the lower right and mounted in a gold painted wood frame.
A gentlewoman with croquet mallet in hand is seen enjoying a lovely Danish summer day in this original oil on canvas painting. Her long white dress, hat and hair style are indicative of the late Victorian period.
Original oil on canvas genre painting of woman in long period dress walking through a dimly lit interior corridor with the soft glow of candlelight in the corner. The painting is mounted in a gilt wood and gesso frame and is signed illegibly.
This delightful oil on canvas painting reflects cows grazing along a fence line. It is a bucolic scene and a traditional subject for the Danish painter, Paul Stellenger (whose signature is seen in the lower right corner).
The activity in this painting brings it to life with the young farrier busy shoeing one draft horse while the owner, smoking a pipe, converses with the senior farrier. Notice the wooden shoes of both farriers, common to life in rural Denmark during this period.
Danish 19th century original oil painting of a barnyard scene with three goats, mounted in a gilt wood frame. Signed and dated in the lower left, A.P. Madsen 1879.
Original oil on canvas of three men on horseback talking on a village street, by Danish artist Adolf Henrik Mackeprang (1833-1911). The painting is signed with a monogram AM in the lower left and mounted in a natural wood frame.
Original oil on canvas landscape from Hungary - 2 horses & buggy with a dog circa 1930.
An unsigned late 18th or early 19th century antique oil painting portrait of a woman in robes. The painting is in the style of the Italian school with craquelure throughout the canvas which is mounted in a giltwood frame. The frame has minor scrapes and scuffs consistent with age.
An unsigned antique oil painting portrait of a bearded man in robes. The painting is in the style of the Italian school with craquelure throughout the canvas and mounted in a giltwood frame.
Antique Danish oil painting of a young woman in a greenhouse, surrounded by potted flowers, dated 1869 and signed in the lower right, EL 1869. Danish artist Edvard Leymann (1815-1892) was active from the mid to late 19th century.
Original oil on canvas painting of woman holding oil lamp, depicting a vestal virgin. Beautiful lighting highlights the delicate features of her lower face and robes.
Original oil on canvas portrait of the singer and Danish Painter Holger Drachmann's lover and muse, Amanda Jensine Nielsen. Signed A. Weie on the reverse. Oil on canvas.
Antique oil on canvas painting portrait of a young Victorian English woman, circa 1900 wearing a white dress with yellow sash and large hat, and holding basket of yellow flowers. The painting is unsigned and mounted in a new gold painted gesso and wood frame.