The art of the book. Pre-Raphaelite/Victorian art Women artists, WWI ~ general listed artists, and manuscripts by authors like James Joyce and Samuel Beckett; Rainer Maria Rilke and Arthur Rimbaud.
Ludwig Hans Fischer 1887 V Corcos Ludwig Hans Fischer (1848-1915) VITTORIO MATTEO CORCOS at +/- 27 years of age ~ it is the only early portrait we have seen of the master-painter; and the only portrait we know of by a fellow artist; l
C.F. Stanfield Scarce triptych 1820 Clarkson Frederick Stanfield (often named erroneously William Clarkson Stanfield) very scarce triptych with fabulous ornate brown wash border signed by the artist; in important museums around the worl
L Marchetti Columbus 1890 Ludovico Marchetti 1853 1909 Columbus discovers America ~ beautiful large watercolour signed, to the back the old action label Drouot), as well as written in pen annotation from another auction house
H Ryland Scarce full nude 1880 Henry Ryland 1856 1924 large signed full nude (very scarce) Tempera over colour conte.signed by artist 15 x 23 inches in mat 21 x 29 inches condition very good indeed... this artist very well listed,
Birket Foster Father Greenaway 1850 Myles Birket Foster ~ John Greenaway 1850 ~ portrait used for the book Kate Greenaway, as produced by her brother John Greenaway Esq. (the drawing was handed down by the father to the son; best proven
Roseland Masterpiece Mistress 1890 Henry Herman Roseland 1866 1950 Woman in sailor suit 1890 oil painting on canvas (portrait of the artist mistress) this important American genre painter is well listed and highly collectable (not in t
H.J. Ford Pre-Raphaelite oil 1886 Henry Justice Ford 1860 1941 Red indiands 1886 signed oil painting previously sold by Bonhams auction house England ~ scarce oil by this important British illustrator. Condition very good indeed...
Edward Tayler Pre-Raphaelite 1850 Edward Tayler 1828 1906 Muse Fantastic watercolour in impressive wood & felt gesso frame; in frame 30 x 25 inches ~ co-founder royal miniature painters guild ~ art and frame both in ver
Be buy and sell fine art and manuscripts, and have done for 25 years, mostly we sell to museums and universities; but needless to say, we sell to anyone to share our passion for the arts. Full history of pieces provided.
My personal passion is researching art and manuscripts. I like to find the reason if, why and how an item was produced by the artist/author. The more info the better. Everything always security packed and sent.