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The Duke of Devonshire's 'Flying Childers' held by a jockey
The Duke of Devonshire's 'Flying Childers' held by...
(after) James Seymour
18th Century and Earlier Animal Paintings
Canvas, Oil Paint
A Sporting painting- Studio of James Seymour (1702-1752) 'The Duke of Devonshire's 'Flying Childers' being held by a jockey' Flying Childers is often cited as the first truly great rac...
Wooded Landscape Solitude- Old Master Irish artist...
James Arthur O'Connor (1792-1841)
Old Masters 18th Century and Earlier Landscape Paintings
Oil Paint
A delightful large Old Master oil on canvas of a wooded landscape which dates to circa 1830 and was painted by Irish artist James Arthur O’Connor. Provenance. Sotheby. Fine carved frame...
The Well, Carcere XIII
Giovanni Battista Piranesi
18th Century and Earlier Landscape Prints
Etching
Giovanni Battista Piranesi, The Well, Carcere XIII, from “Images of Prisons” Etching on coeval paper. Signed on plate “Piranesi F.” lower-right. Very good condition, except a normal ce...
Apollo / Sol and the Four Seasons.
Apollo / Sol and the Four Seasons.
Philip Galle
18th Century and Earlier Figurative Prints
Etching
In the center, within a decorative border, the Greek sun god Apollo on a chariot drawn by four winged horses. Several Psykhai / Psyches accompany him. On the ground are personifications...
De Italia Florentia.   (Florence, Italy)
De Italia Florentia. (Florence, Italy)
Sebastian Münster
Academic 18th Century and Earlier Prints and Multiples
Archival Paper, Archival Tape, Engraving, Handmade Paper, Plexiglass, Rag P...
Sebastian Munster (1488-1552) Cosmographia Basel, 1579 ca Woodcut. Later Hand-Color. Munster's Cosmographia was one of the most influential works of the 16th Century. The work w...
The right honble Francis [..] - Portrait of sir Fr...
Simon de Passe
18th Century and Earlier Portrait Prints
Engraving
Engraving on laid paper. Portrait of sir Francis Bacon. State: Third state of 4. Reference: Hollstein 16. Made by Simon de Passe after own design. Simon de Passe (1595-1647) was a p...
A Gathering of Dogs in a Landscape
A Gathering of Dogs in a Landscape
Jacques de Claeuw
Old Masters 18th Century and Earlier Animal Paintings
Oil Paint
A large gathering of animated dogs of varying breeds in a landscape. Oil painting by Jacques de Claeuw (1623 Dordrecht-1694 Leiden) Oil on canvas, c. 1670. Provenance: Private c...
Elizabeth Queen of Bohemia [..].
Elizabeth Queen of Bohemia [..].
John Faber the Elder
18th Century and Earlier Portrait Prints
Mezzotint
Mezzotint on laid paper. Portrait of Elisabeth of Bohemia. State: First state of 2. Reference: Ch. S. 7. Made by John Faber after Michiel van Mierevelt. John Faber I (1660-1721) ori...
The Dutchess of Cleaveland.

Isaac Beckett

The Dutchess of Cleaveland.
Isaac Beckett
18th Century and Earlier Portrait Prints
Mezzotint
Mezzotint on laid paper. Portrait of Barbara Villiers, duchess of Cleveland. Published by John Smith. State: Second state of 2. Reference: Ch. S. 22. Made by Isaac Becket after Godfr...
A CYPRIOT IRON AGE POTTERY HYDRIA, C. 1050 - 850 B.C., CYPRO-GEOMETRIC
A CYPRIOT IRON AGE POTTERY HYDRIA, C. 1050 - 850 B...
Cypriot
18th Century and Earlier More Art
Terracotta
A CYPRIOT IRON AGE POTTERY HYDRIA, circa 1050 - 850 B.C., Cypro-Geometric, decorated in umber slip with encircling bands and concentric circle motifs; A hydria is the ancient term for ...
Queen Anne - Portrait of Queen Anne of Denmark.
Queen Anne - Portrait of Queen Anne of Denmark.
John Faber II
18th Century and Earlier Portrait Prints
Mezzotint
Mezzotint on laid paper. Portrait of Queen Anne of Denmark. Formed part of a sheet with four royal portraits. Reference: Ch. S. 124. Made by John Faber after own design. John Faber...
Images of Celebrated Women of the New Testament
Images of Celebrated Women of the New Testament
Maarten de Vos
Old Masters 18th Century and Earlier Portrait Prints
Engraving
Maarten de Vos (1532-1603) (after), engravings c. 1597, Images of Celebrated Women of the New Testament. The complete set of 15 engravings after Maarten de Vos, engraved by Adrien Colla...
The Hon. James Thynne (c.1680-1704)
The Hon. James Thynne (c.1680-1704)
Johann Kerseboom
Old Masters 18th Century and Earlier Portrait Paintings
Oil Paint
Portrait of the Hon. James Thynne (c. 1680-1704), full-length, seated in a landscape beside a fountain, holding a shell beneath water spouting from a horn blown by a cherub on a dolphi...
Felice Boselli "Still Life Pantry" 1690 ca, Oil Ca...
Felice Boselli
Old Masters 18th Century and Earlier Still-life Paintings
Canvas, Paint, Oil Paint
Felice Boselli (1650 - 1735) Dispensa di casa Scotti di Vigoleno, 1690 ca, oil on canvas; SIZE: cm. 69 x 117 SIZE WITH FRAME: cm. 85 x 133 x 4 Certificate of Authenticity: Ferdinando...
Anteriore d'un serraglio di Fiere.
Anteriore d'un serraglio di Fiere.
Jacopo Vezzani
18th Century and Earlier Figurative Prints
Etching
Rare etching on laid paper. Watermark: French lily with monogram. A view of a stage design with a ruinous dungeon. From a set of stage designs to "La nozze di Nettuno" by Carlo Frugoni...
Arvum lingua malum quo non lethalius ullum.
Arvum lingua malum quo non lethalius ullum.
Jan Theodor de Bry
18th Century and Earlier Figurative Prints
Engraving
Engraving on laid paper. The land is not polluted by any bad language. Men grinding tongues to combat lies. Reference: Hollstein 240-287. Provenance: Kupferstichkabinet Berlin duplica...
Saving a child at the mercy of the waves
Saving a child at the mercy of the waves
Giovanni Paolo Panini
Old Masters 18th Century and Earlier Landscape Paintings
Canvas, Oil Paint
with certificate of authenticity
Saint Catherine's Mystic Wedding Oil on Canvas 17t...
Unknown
18th Century and Earlier Figurative Paintings
Oil Paint
Oil on canvas. Balanced and calm composition, it's the traditional depiction of the Saint who is receiving the wedding ring from Baby Jesus. Restored and relined, it is presented in an ...
Pair of hunting scenes with dogs
Circle of Adriaen Cornelisz Beeldemaker
Old Masters 18th Century and Earlier Animal Paintings
Oil Paint
Pair of hunting scenes with dogs. Signed and dated c.1695 and 1697 respectively. Oil on canvas in Dutch style ebonised frames. Dimensions: 65 x 51cm (25 1/2 x 20 1/2in) Provenance: W...
Ter onsterfelijke geheugenis van den [..].
Ter onsterfelijke geheugenis van den [..].
Pieter van den Berge
18th Century and Earlier Figurative Prints
Engraving
Engraving on laid (verge) paper. Watermark: Coat of arms with a French lily. Reference: Nagler 62. Made by Pieter van den Berghe after own design. Pieter van den Berge (1659-1737) wor...
APULIAN RED-FIGURE BELL-KRATER

Perrone-Phryxos Group

APULIAN RED-FIGURE BELL-KRATER
Perrone-Phryxos Group
18th Century and Earlier More Art
Terracotta
ATTRIBUTED TO THE PERRONE-PHRYXOS GROUP APULIAN RED-FIGURE BELL-KRATER, Greek South Italy, terracotta showing a torpedo fish on side (a); and a angle fish on side (b), with rosettes in ...
Angelo Contareno Divi Mari procuratori [..].
Angelo Contareno Divi Mari procuratori [..].
Nicolaus Cavalli
18th Century and Earlier Portrait Prints
Engraving
Engraving on laid (verge) paper. Watermark: Coat of arms with a comet and name. Portrait of the Italian diplomat Angelo Contarini from Venice. Contarini is one of the founding families ...
Ornamental Panel With A Rampant Lion In An Oval Cartouche
Ornamental Panel With A Rampant Lion In An Oval Ca...
Enea Vico
Old Masters 18th Century and Earlier Figurative Prints
Engraving
Enea Vico (1523-1567) engraving, Ornamental Panel With A Rampant Lion In An Oval Cartouche, 1550, Bartsch 443, with the name of the publisher Ant[onio] Lafreri at bottom and also bottom...
The most excellent princesse Mary queen of Scotlan...
Renold Elstrack
18th Century and Earlier Portrait Prints
Engraving
Rare engraving on laid paper. Watermark: Pot. Portrait of Mary, queen of Scots. Sold by Compton Holland. Made by Renold Elstrack after own design. Renold Elstrack (ca. 1571-after 162...
Eleanor Gwynn - Portrait of Nell Gwyn. Actress and...
Valentine Green
18th Century and Earlier Portrait Prints
Mezzotint
Mezzotint on wove paper. Portrait of Nell Gwyn. Actress and mistress to Charles II. Reference: Ch. S. 60/ Wh. 66. Made by Valentine Green after Peter Lely. Valentine Green (1739-1813...
English School 18th Century Spaniel in a Landscape
English School 18th Century Spaniel in a Landscape...
Unknown
Other Art Style 18th Century and Earlier Animal Paintings
Oil Paint
English School 18th century, Spaniel standing in a landscape. Oval oil on canvas in a giltwood frame.
The right high and most mightie monarch James [..]...
Willem de Passe
18th Century and Earlier Portrait Prints
Engraving
Engraving on laid paper. Watermark: Monogram ICO. Portrait of king James I. Used in this state in "History of Great Britain" by Arthur Wilson, published in 1653. First published c. 162...
Portrait of a Lady - French old master oval oil pa...
Elizabeth Vigee Le Brun (circle)
Old Masters 18th Century and Earlier Portrait Paintings
Oil Paint
A fine French Old Master oil on canvas which dates to circa 1770 and is attributed to the circle of Elizabeth Vigee Le Brun. A beautiful 18th century portrait in a fine gilded oval fram...
Witwen aus Florida, die Ihre Haare auf das Grab Ih...
Jacques-Nicolas Bellin
18th Century and Earlier Figurative Prints
Engraving, Etching
Etching / engraving on hand laid paper. Watermark: Text. Native American widows from Florida who scatter their hair on the graves of their dead men. Bows, arrows and quivers are also sc...
Offer, welches die Floridaner der Sonne mit einem ...
Jacques-Nicolas Bellin
18th Century and Earlier Figurative Prints
Etching
Etching / engraving on hand laid paper. Print of the manner in which Native Americans of Florida sacrifice and offer a deer to the sun. From: 'Allgemeine Historie der Reisen zu Wasser ...
A Still Life Arrangement - Dutch Old Master oil pa...
Leendert de Laeff
Old Masters 18th Century and Earlier Still-life Paintings
Oil Paint
A fine Dutch still life Old Master which is signed and dated 1664. This oil on canvas on panel depicts a still life of fruit with insects and butterflies. A superb 17th century Old Mast...
Portrait of a Lady

Maria Verelst

Portrait of a Lady
Maria Verelst
Old Masters 18th Century and Earlier Portrait Paintings
Circle of Maria Verelst (Vienna 1680-1744) Portrait of a Lady, half-length oval, wearing a gold coloured gown with rose silk cloak. C.1715, oval oil on canvas in a period giltwood frame...
Offer, welches die Floridaner der Sonne mit Ihrer ...
Jacques-Nicolas Bellin
18th Century and Earlier Figurative Prints
Engraving, Etching
Etching / engraving on hand laid paper. Watermark: Text The dance and offer which Native Americans bring to the sun to honor their firstborn. The women dance in a circle, while one of t...
Relief depicting Elijah and Ahab at Mount Carmel c. 1700
Relief depicting Elijah and Ahab at Mount Carmel c...
Unknown
Baroque 18th Century and Earlier Figurative Sculptures
Wood
Relief depicting Elijah and Ahab at Mount Carmel c. 1700 Large low relief panel depicting the challenge of Elijah and the priests of Baal sent by King Ahab on Mount Carmel. The lozangic...
Saint John the Baptist and the Lamb of God
Master of Baranello
Old Masters 18th Century and Earlier Figurative Paintings
Canvas, Oil Paint
The Master of Baranello and other Caravaggisti were stylistic followers of the Michelangelo Merisi da Caravaggio, the 16th-century Italian Baroque painter. Caravaggio's influence on the...
Floridanerinnen, die Ihre Manner im Kriege verlore...
Jacques-Nicolas Bellin
18th Century and Earlier Figurative Prints
Engraving, Etching
Etching / engraving on hand laid paper. Watermark: Text. Grieving Florida natives who have lost their husbands in war, and beg their cacique (tribal chief) for help. From: 'Allgemeine...
Federico Bianchi "Agar, Ismael and the Angel" 1680...
Federico Bianchi
Old Masters 18th Century and Earlier Figurative Paintings
Canvas, Paint, Oil Paint
Federico Bianchi (1635 - 1719) Agar, Ismaele e l'angelo, around 1680, oil on canvas; SIZE: cm. 88 x 128 SIZE WITH FRAME: 96 x 136 x 4 Certificate of Authenticity: Enrico De Pascale, ...
Henrietta Pelham-Holles, Duchess of Newcastle
Henrietta Pelham-Holles, Duchess of Newcastle
Charles Jervas
Old Masters 18th Century and Earlier Portrait Paintings
Oil Paint
Portrait of Henrietta Pelham-Holles (née Godolphin) (1701-1776), standing in a landscape, three-quarter length wearing a white silk gown holding a sprig of flowers in her hand. Inscribe...
Kleidung and Haeuser der Floridaner.
Kleidung and Haeuser der Floridaner.
Jacques-Nicolas Bellin
18th Century and Earlier Figurative Prints
Engraving, Etching
Etching / engraving on hand laid paper. Watermark: Grapes Clothes and houses of Florida natives. From: 'Allgemeine Historie der Reisen zu Wasser und Lande; oder Sammlung aller Reisebes...
Nell Gwynne - Portrait of Nell Gwyn. Actress and m...
Richard Earlom
18th Century and Earlier Portrait Prints
Mezzotint
Mezzotint on laid paper. Watermark: Coat of arms. Made by Richard Earlom after own design. Richard Earlom (1743-1822) was an reknown English mezzotint engraver. He displayed great sk...
Untitled - Saint Athony or an Antonite.
Untitled - Saint Athony or an Antonite.
Giuseppe de Ribera
18th Century and Earlier Portrait Prints
Etching
Etching on laid paper. Saint Athony or an Antonite. Made by Giuseppe de Ribera after own design. Jusepe / Jose de Ribera (1588-1652) was a Spanish painter, working in Italy. He was ni...
The Poet Judith Madan (1702-1781)
The Poet Judith Madan (1702-1781)
Jonathan Richardson, the Elder
Old Masters 18th Century and Earlier Portrait Paintings
Oil Paint
Portrait of the English poet Judith Madan (1702-1781), standing three-quarter length in a classical landscape wearing an oyster coloured gown with blue cloak, holding her quill beside a...
The high and mightie prince James [..].

Unknown

The high and mightie prince James [..].
Unknown
18th Century and Earlier Portrait Prints
Engraving
Engraving on laid paper. Watermark: French lily. Portrait of James Stuart, king of England. Probably a rare copy etched after the very rare original. Reference: OD 48. Made by an ano...
Pair of Mythological Scenes Oil on Board 17th-18th...
Unknown
18th Century and Earlier Figurative Paintings
Oil Paint
Oil on board. In the two scenes, some divinities are surrounded by nymphs and cupids during a moment of rest, while they are listening to the music. In one of the two boards there is th...
King Charles the first and his queene Mary.
King Charles the first and his queene Mary.
Unknown
18th Century and Earlier Portrait Prints
Engraving
Engraving on laid paper. Portrait of Charles I and queen Henrietta Maria. Very rare popular print.
The effigies of the lady Anna [..].
The effigies of the lady Anna [..].
Unknown
18th Century and Earlier Portrait Prints
Engraving
Engraving on laid paper. Portrait of Anna Stuart. Very rare popular print.
If prudence temprance valor [..] - Allegory on the...
Unknown
18th Century and Earlier Figurative Prints
Engraving
Engraving on laid paper. Allegory on the death of Charles I. Very rare popular print, probably made shortly after the execution of Charles I.
Portrait of a Gentleman

Nicolaes Maes

Portrait of a Gentleman
Nicolaes Maes
Old Masters 18th Century and Earlier Portrait Paintings
Oil Paint
Portrait of a gentleman, half-length, in a feigned oval wearing a red velvet coat under a brown cloak in a landscape. Signed and dated lower right 'N. Maes 1676'. Oil on canvas in an eb...
Charles by ye grace [..].

Unknown

Charles by ye grace [..].
Unknown
18th Century and Earlier Portrait Prints
Engraving
Engraving on laid paper. Portrait of Charles II as a boy. Apparantly undescribed portrait of Charles II as a boy. Unknown and undescribed artist and engraver.
Charles the second [..].

Unknown

Charles the second [..].
Unknown
18th Century and Earlier Portrait Prints
Engraving
Engraving on laid paper. Allegory on the marriage of Charles II and Catharina de Braganza in 1662. Very rare popular print.
Tavern Scene

Continental School

Tavern Scene
Continental School
Old Masters 18th Century and Earlier Figurative Paintings
Oil Paint
This little Old Masters piece is 2.63 h x 4.25 w The frame is 10.75 h x 12.13 w x 2.5 d
Behold! A monarch-martyr (round beset with loyall subjects) [..].
Behold! A monarch-martyr (round beset with loyall ...
Unknown
18th Century and Earlier Portrait Prints
Engraving
Engraving on laid paper. Watermark: flower. Portrait of Charles I and royalist supporters. Published by Samuel Speed in Fleete Street. Very rare pamflet.
Arlington House - View of Arlington House in London.
Arlington House - View of Arlington House in Londo...
Unknown
18th Century and Earlier Landscape Prints
Etching
Rare etching on laid paper. View of Arlington House in London. Probably made by an amateur etcher. Reference: Crace 1. Made by Monogrammist after own design. Nothing concerning this...
Portrait of a Lady

Enoch Seeman

Portrait of a Lady
Enoch Seeman
18th Century and Earlier Portrait Paintings
Oil Paint
Attributed to Enoch Seeman (Poland 1661-1745 London). Portrait of a Lady, seated in a landscape wearing a white gown with red cloak. C. 1720. Oil on canvas in a period giltwood frame. ...
The holy state [..].
The holy state [..].
William Marshall Brown
18th Century and Earlier Figurative Prints
Engraving
Engraving on laid paper. Frontispiece to "The Holy state" by Th. Fuller. Frontispiece to the very popular book by Fuller. Reference: Hind 105. Made by William Marshall after own desi...
The workes of the most high and mighty prince Jame...
Renold Elstrack
18th Century and Earlier Interior Prints
Engraving
Engraving on laid paper. Watermark: Coat of arms. Frontispiece for "The works" by James I. Frontispiece to the collected works by James I. Reference: Hind 78. Made by Renold Elstrac...
Untitle - Portrait of Anne, queen of England, surr...
Unknown
18th Century and Earlier Portrait Prints
Engraving
Engraving on laid paper. Portrait of Anne, queen of England, surrounded by her predecessors.
Jacobus Rex.

Unknown

Jacobus Rex.
Unknown
18th Century and Earlier Portrait Prints
Woodcut Print
Woodcut on laid paper. Portrait of James Stuart, king of England. Probably a frontispiece to an unidentified book.