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Painting, Genre, Street Urchins Celebrating the Fourth, George Comegys
Confidently Attributed to George Comegys (1811 – 1852) Philadelphia
Date/Period: 1840’s


Painting, Genre, Street Urchins Celebrating the Fourth, George Comegys Confidently Attributed to George Comegys (1811 – 1852) Philadelphia, entire view

Measurement: Frame: 25.5" x 21.5"; view: 17.75" x 13.75"

Material: Oil on canvas

Condition: Very good original condition, never cleaned,
two trivial [tiny] punctures repaired.

Reference: See Mirror To The American Past by Hermann Warner Williams, Jr.
pp. 171-172, plate 164.

Additional Information: A genre, portrait, and historical painter, George Comegys was
born in Maryland; lived in Philadelphia. As a youth he studied under John Neagle; his
earliest work is recorded in 1836. He exhibited at the Artists' Fund Society,
Pennsylvania Academy, the National Academy of Design in New York as well as the
Apollo Gallery and Association. He died in the Pennsylvania Hospital for the Insane.

$5,200.00

673-18


Painting, Genre, Street Urchins Celebrating the Fourth, George Comegys Confidently Attributed to George Comegys (1811 – 1852) Philadelphia, entire view sans frame

Painting, Genre, Street Urchins Celebrating the Fourth, George Comegys Confidently Attributed to George Comegys (1811 – 1852) Philadelphia, back view view



Painting, View of Mt, Tabor from Danby, Vermont
Date/Period: 1850’s or 1860’s - SOLD


Painting, View of Mt, Tabor from Danby, Vermont, entire view

Measurement: View: 30 by 48”

Material: Oil on canvas; vintage frame is not original to painting

Additional Information: A bucolic view looking north from Danby to Mt. Tabor and
Tinmouth Mountain. Within the foreground are cows…in the distance is a village scene
before the majestic Green Mountain Range under roiling clouds. The stretcher displays
the impression of Boston, Massachusetts artists’ supply firm, Frost and Adams [Cornhill]
which was founded in 1869

SOLD

1381-5


Painting, View of Mt, Tabor from Danby, Vermont, entire view sans frame

Painting, View of Mt, Tabor from Danby, Vermont, detail view 1

Painting, View of Mt, Tabor from Danby, Vermont, detail view 2

Painting, View of Mt, Tabor from Danby, Vermont, back view



Mixed Media, Forts, Townscape, Riparian View, 19th C.
Date/Period: Second half of 19th century


Mixed Media, Forts, Townscape, Riparian View, 19th C., entire view

Measurement: Frame: 25.5" x 18.75"; view: 21.5" x 14.75"

Material: Watercolor on paper, pressed fern tips, gilt frame

Condition: Excellent

Additional Information: An unverified view by anonymous artist displaying a colorful
village situated along a riverbank…in the distance atop a mountain is seen a large fort
and architectural ruins. The work was consigned as a view of West Point from Cold
Harbor however it may well be a fantasy picture. We looked at views of Fort Clinton,
and the Ruins of Fort Putnam…even Bannerman Castle. We can only present this folky
pictures as an unknown location.

$4,200.00

362-23


Mixed Media, Forts, Townscape, Riparian View, 19th C., detail view 1

Mixed Media, Forts, Townscape, Riparian View, 19th C., detail view 2

Mixed Media, Forts, Townscape, Riparian View, 19th C., back view



Folk Art Painting, Active Carting Scene
Date/Period: 19th Century


Folk Art Painting, Active Carting Scene, entire view

Measurement: Frame: 28.25" x 18.5"; view: 24.25" x 14.5"

Material: Oil on canvas

Condition: Scattered fill, patch to small tear, original stretcher, and frame

Additional Information: Depicted is an active rural carting operation featuring several
vignettes including a small warehouse, perhaps 12-wagons, stables; horses, people,
pigs and more. Likely rendered for the proprietor who was proud of his environs.

$6,225.00

928-119


Folk Art Painting, Active Carting Scene, detail view 1

Folk Art Painting, Active Carting Scene, detail view 2

Folk Art Painting, Active Carting Scene, detail view 3

Folk Art Painting, Active Carting Scene, artist

Folk Art Painting, Active Carting Scene, back view



Folk Art Painting on Panel, Pond & Meandering Brook Within Woodland Landscape
American School, Second Half 19th Century
Oil on whitewood panel, beautiful vista, sky and trees


Folk Art Painting on Panel, Pond & Meandering Brook Within Woodland Landscape
American School, Second Half 19th Century
Oil on whitewood panel, beautiful vista, sky and trees, entire view

(There is no frame…it looks great as-is; we work with dealers of antique frames and
craftsman that fabricate great and appropriate frames-we will be pleased assist. The
picture has been cleaned; extremely minor fill; 37" x 30.75" x 1".


Folk Art Painting on Panel, Pond & Meandering Brook Within Woodland Landscape
American School, Second Half 19th Century
Oil on whitewood panel, beautiful vista, sky and trees, back view

$525.00

532-129




Folk Art Painting, Bucolic Scene, Family at Campfire, Castle in Landscape
Anonymous, 19th Century
Watercolor


Folk Art Painting, Bucolic Scene, Family at Campfire, Castle in Landscape

Seen in the foreground of the mountainous vista is a water-view castle within landscape…a caldron boils over open-fire, mother is seated with baby on her knee, at the fire is another woman, dog and child; a gentleman tends the horse and wagon. (Frame: 23" x 17.75"; view: 19" x 13.75")

$950.00

290-27




Folk Art Painting of Three Well Fed Pigs, Signed Frank Michaels
Date/Period: Circa 1880-1900 - SOLD


Folk Art Painting of Three Well Fed Pigs, Signed Frank Michaels, entire view

Measurement: Frame: 33" x 27"; view: 28.5" x 22.25"

Material: Oil on canvas, paint decorated frame

Condition: Original condition, never cleaned

Additional Information: The vista of fields and mountain range beneath clouded blue
sky offered a pleasant backdrop for three fenced-in piggies and outbuilding. The
pictures is signed at lower right.

SOLD

859-41


Folk Art Painting of Three Well Fed Pigs, Signed Frank Michaels, entire view sans frame

Folk Art Painting of Three Well Fed Pigs, Signed Frank Michaels, signature

Folk Art Painting of Three Well Fed Pigs, Signed Frank Michaels, back view




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