Composition – an etching by the important Danish artist Frank Rubin. Signed and annotated in pencil by the artist, this work appears to be numbered 5 from a run of 5. In good condition in its original frame and mount. Postage in the UK free. If posting abroad, contact Bill for price for delivery which will be at cost.
Measures 26 cm wide by 6 cm deep (42.5 cm by 54 cm in its frame).
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A strange little etching in colours by the Latvian artist and architect Juris Pansov showing figures walking along a path with a tall wood behind. Three of the figures appear to be human and three, in white, would appear to have wings. In good condition, and pencil signed and numbered 5 from a run of 7, this work is titled in Latvian.
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An absolutely stunning little etching by the Australian artist Frederick Halpern showing three fishermen struggling to push and pull their small boat into the water. This work is in good condition and is signed in pencil, lower right. The artist has numbered it 5 from a run of 25.
Measures 17cm wide by 14 cm deep (46 cm by 38 cm in its frame and mount).
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A striking lithograph showing an image of a somewhat pensive, if not downcast, Jesus figure sitting on rocks with an angel to his left. In the background are minarets. Indistinctly signed, right, and numbered 4 from a run of five. In good condition, acquired unframed and now framed and mounted.
Measures 56 cm wide by 39.5cm deep (77.5 cm by 62 cm in its frame).
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A striking and strange lithograph showing a bull with its front legs crossed and head resting on its left leg in a pensive manner with a dog howling at the moon and a matador (left, inset). Indistinctly signed, possibly “Jurgen” and dated 1957 with an inscription below. Possibly German. In good condition, acquired unframed and recently framed and mounted.
Measures 52 cm wide by 41.5 cm deep (56 cm by 46 cm in is frame).
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An exquisite bronze and ivory figure of a young woman reading, dressed in a headdress and elaborately embroidered costume in the pre-Rapheite style, holding the pages of her book in two hands. By the French artist Albert-Ernest Carrier-Belleuse, who numbered Rodin amongst his students. Made circa 1880-1900, this figure can be found in a number of sizes, either as a solid bronze figure or in and bronze with ivory head and hands, as can be seen in this present work. In fine condition.
Measures 61 cm high.
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A lovely etching in colours by the French artist Leon Danchin showing a flight of ducks. Signed, lower left, in pencil and in good condition in its original frame.
Measures 64.5 cm wide by 51 cm deep (84.5 cm by 71.5 cmin its frame and mount).
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A vibrant oil on canvas entitled “Planet Sun” signed by the American abstract expressionist artist Norman Carton and dated 1959. Signed by the artist, lower right, this work comes with a note of provenance indicating that it was purchased by a named lady at an American gallery (name indistinct) in 1961. The writer, possibly the woman’s husband who initialled his comments, notes that the picture was …..”bloody awful, I think, but I may be wrong”. There is no doubt that he was right that he was wrong The painting is super.
Measures 43.5 cm by 39 cm in its frame.
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A still life of grapes and other fruits by the Belgian artist Hubert Bellis, signed lower left. Generally in good condition in a swept gilt frame, there are four small and insignificant repairs to the canvas which is otherwise stable with no craqueleure, loss of colour or flaking. A lovely little picture by this desireable artist.
Measures 29.5 cm wide by 24 cm deep (39 cm by 34 cm in its frame and mount).
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