Skip to main content
  • Want more images or videos?
    Request additional images or videos from the seller
1 of 8

Henry Bayley Snell
Two Portraits, American Impressionist, Double Sided Drawings on Paper, 1899

1899

$1,000

About

"Mrs. Snell/Figure (reverse)" are two pencil drawings on paper by Henry Snell (New Hope, Pennsylvania / Gloucester, Massachusetts 1858 - 1943). Each drawing measures 5 3/4 x 3 3/4 inches and is conservation framed and matted in black, wood frames, and put behind glass. These drawings come from an original sketchbook by the artist. Provenance: Estate of the Artist; by family descent; private collection, Virginia. Henry Snell was one of the earliest members of the New Hope Circle. He met fellow New Hope painter, William Lathrop, while the two worked together at an etching and engraving company in New York City. Snell was an influential teacher at the Philadelphia School of Design for Women, now Moore College of Art and Design. He instructed artists such as Cora Brooks, Constance Cochrane, Fern Coppedge and Isabel Cartwright among many others.

Details

  • Creator
    Henry Bayley Snell (1858-1943, American)
  • Creation Year
    1899
  • Dimensions
    Height: 12 in. (30.48 cm)Width: 10 in. (25.4 cm)Depth: 1 in. (2.54 cm)
  • Medium
  • Movement & Style
  • Period
  • Condition
    The drawings are in excellent condition, no tears, no loss, with minor yellowing of the paper and minor wear of the frame.
  • Gallery Location
    Doylestown, PA
  • Reference Number
    1stDibs: LU140227044462

Shipping & Returns

  • Shipping
    $20 Standard Parcel Shipping
    to United States 0, arrives in 4-9 days.
    We recommend this shipping type based on item size, type and fragility.
    Ships From: Doylestown, PA
  • Return Policy

    A return for this item may be initiated within 7 days of delivery.

1stDibs Buyer Protection Guaranteed
If your item arrives not as described, we’ll work with you and the seller to make it right. Learn more
About the Seller
5 / 5
Located in Doylestown, PA
Platinum Seller
These expertly vetted sellers are 1stDibs' most experienced sellers and are rated highest by our customers.
Established in 2000
1stDibs seller since 2020
18 sales on 1stDibs
Typical response time: 2 hours
More From This Seller

You May Also Like

Mid-Century Portrait of an Elegant Woman (unfinished)
By Joseph Yeager
Located in Soquel, CA
Portrait of an elegant woman by Joseph Yeager (American, 20th Century). This piece is unsigned, but was acquired with a collection of Yeager work directly from the estate. This piece...
Category

1960s American Impressionist Figurative Drawings and Watercolors

Materials

Paper, Watercolor, Pencil

Portrait of an Art Student with Brooch, Mid Century Figurative Watercolor
By Joseph Yeager
Located in Soquel, CA
Elegant portrait of an art student at work by Joseph Yeager (American, 20th Century). This piece is unsigned, but was acquired with a collection of Yeager work directly from the esta...
Category

1960s American Impressionist Portrait Drawings and Watercolors

Materials

Paper, Watercolor, Pencil

Figure Study For 'Science'
By John Singer Sargent
Located in New York, NY
This charcoal drawing is a preliminary study for the figure of Science, the subject that comprises the far right panel above the entrance to the library at the Museum of Fine Arts, B...
Category

1920s American Impressionist Figurative Drawings and Watercolors

Materials

Paper, Charcoal, Graphite

Portrait Study
By Lu Haskew
Located in Loveland, CO
"Portrait Study" by Lu Haskew Graphite on Paper 12x10" framed, 10x8" image size ABOUT THE ARTIST: Lu considered it a must to work with live models once or twice a week, and she tho...
Category

Early 2000s American Impressionist Figurative Drawings and Watercolors

Materials

Archival Paper, Graphite

Planes of the Head
By Lu Haskew
Located in Loveland, CO
"Planes of the Head" by Lu Haskew Graphite on Paper 14x12" framed, 10x8" image size ABOUT THE ARTIST: Lu considered it a must to work with live models once or twice a week, and she...
Category

Early 2000s American Impressionist Figurative Drawings and Watercolors

Materials

Archival Paper, Graphite

1985 Joan Collins Portrait by Louis Nadalini
By Louis Nadalini
Located in Soquel, CA
A beautiful 1985 pencil drawing of actress Joan Collins by American artist Louis Nadalini (Italian, 1927-1995). Signed and dated "Nadalini 85" lower right. Unframed. Image, 20"H x 16...
Category

1980s American Impressionist Figurative Drawings and Watercolors

Materials

Cardboard, Pencil

Clown Portrait #11
By Marjorie May Blake
Located in Soquel, CA
Watercolor portrait of a clown on heavy paper by Marjorie Blake (American, 1920-1994). Signed "M. Blake" in the lower right corner. Unframed. Marjorie May Gulley Blake was born in L...
Category

1960s American Impressionist Figurative Drawings and Watercolors

Materials

Paper, Watercolor

Clown Portrait #10
By Marjorie May Blake
Located in Soquel, CA
Watercolor portrait of a clown on heavy cardstock by Marjorie Blake (American, 1920-1994). Signed "Blake" in the lower right corner. Unframed. Marjorie May Gulley Blake was born in ...
Category

1960s American Impressionist Figurative Drawings and Watercolors

Materials

Paper, Watercolor

The 1stDibs Promise

Learn More

Expertly Vetted Sellers

Confidence at Checkout

Price-Match Guarantee

Exceptional Support

Buyer Protection

Insured Global Delivery