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English Oil Painting on Tin
Located in Wilson, NC
English oil painting on tin depicts a tavern scene with children and dogs.
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Antique 1840s English Paintings

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Tin

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H 30 in. W 35 in. D 2 in.
English Oil Painting on Artist Board
Located in Wilson, NC
English oil painting on artist board, depicting a sailor with a lady. The frame has some shrinkage cracking,
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Antique Early 1900s English Paintings

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Wood, Paint

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H 29 in. W 24.5 in. D 3 in.
English Oil Painting Genre Scene
Located in Wilson, NC
English oil painting genre scene has a gold frame with egg and dart molding. It depicts children playing and a boy blowing bubbles, it has been professionally relined.  
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Antique 1840s English Paintings

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Wood, Canvas, Paint

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H 34 in. W 42 in. D 3 in.
Antique English Oil Painting on Canvas
Located in Dallas, TX
Beautiful antique English oil painting on canvas signed by H Wallace. Featuring a soothing landscape scene with a cottage and a river in a nice giltwood frame. Pretty!!
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Early 20th Century English Paintings

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Canvas, Giltwood, Paint

19th Century English Oil Painting on Canvas
Located in Dallas, TX
Lovely 19th century English oil painting on canvas. Painting depicts a rural scene with some farm animals and small cottages in a beautiful decorative frame. Nice!
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Antique 19th Century English Paintings

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Canvas, Wood, Paint

English Oil Painting Yorkshire Terrier Dogs in Landscape
By Heather Budgett
Located in Cirencester, Gloucestershire
Superb signed English oil painting on canvas, depicting these two characterful Yorkshire Terrier dogs in a woodland landscape. The painting is by the listed English animal painter, H...
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Late 20th Century Realist Animal Paintings

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Oil

English Oil Painting Portrait of a 17th Century Man in Black Cape
Located in New York, NY
English oil painting portrait of 17th century man in black cape with red drape in a mahogany and decorated frame.   
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Antique 17th Century British Jacobean Paintings

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Mahogany

Mother & Daughter Walking Coastal Pathway, Antique English Oil Painting
Located in Cirencester, Gloucestershire
Artist/ School: British School, late 19th/ early 20th century Title: Mother & Daughter walking along the coastal path, with the sea beside them. Medium: oil painting on canvas, f...
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Late 19th Century Victorian Landscape Paintings

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Canvas, Oil

Cattle Watering Tranquil Pastures Signed 19th century English Oil Painting
Located in Cirencester, Gloucestershire
Artist/ School: Harry Pennell, British 19th century, signed lower corner Title: Tranquil Pastures Medium: signed oil painting on board, framed Size: framed:18 x 23.5 inches board...
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19th Century Victorian Animal Paintings

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Oil

19th Century English Oil Painting
Located in Kilmarnock, VA
A large oil on canvas painting titled "Crossing the Stream" by Harden Sydney Melville (1824-1881) in what appears to be the original carved gilt wood frame. Signed lower right.
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Antique Mid-19th Century English Paintings

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Canvas

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H 27.5 in. W 47 in. D 2.5 in.
The Horse Race, Signed English Oil Painting
Located in Cirencester, Gloucestershire
The Horse Race British School, Mid 20th Century Oil painting on board, framed Signed on the lower right corner, with a monogram Framed size: 12 x 22 inches Lovely action shot of a r...
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Mid-20th Century Impressionist Animal Paintings

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Oil

  • The Horse Race, Signed English Oil Painting
  • The Horse Race, Signed English Oil Painting
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ANTIQUE ENGLISH OIL PAINTING - STILL LIFE OF LILAC FLOWERS - ANTIQUE GILT FRAME
Located in Cirencester, Gloucestershire
Artist/ School: English School, circa 1900, indistinctly signed Title: Still Life of Lilac Flowers against deep green leaves. Medium: oil painting on canvas, framed Size: frame...
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Early 20th Century Impressionist Still-life Paintings

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Canvas, Oil

20th Century English Oil Painting - Rural Church in Harvest Field Landscape
By English Impressionist
Located in Cirencester, Gloucestershire
Artist: English Impressionist Title: The Parish Church Medium: oil painting on board, unframed Size: painting: 12 x 14 inches Provenance: private collection, England Condition: ...
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Mid-20th Century Impressionist Landscape Paintings

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Oil

Framed English Oil Painting by Tom Robertson
Located in Austin, TX
A beautiful English farm yard scene oil painting on canvas, in gilt and linen frame. Signed on front: T. Robertson 1909 Signed on back: Tom Robertson Artists canvas prepared by ...
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Early 20th Century English Paintings

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Canvas, Wood

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H 23.75 in. W 18.5 in. D 2.25 in.
VINTAGE ENGLISH OIL PAINTING - FARMYARD BUILDINGS WITH TRACTOR & CHICKENS
By Tommaso Principe
Located in Cirencester, Gloucestershire
"The Farmyard" by Roy Merrington, British 20th century signed lower front oil painting on canvas, framed framed: 20 x 24 inches canvas: 16 x 20 inches Lovely traditional oil painti...
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Mid-20th Century Victorian Abstract Paintings

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Oil

Fine Still Life Fruit Antique English Oil Painting
Located in Cirencester, Gloucestershire
Fine Still Life Fruit English School, Early 20th Century Oil painting on board, framed Dated '1902' on the lower right corner Framed size: 25 x 22 inches Lovely details especially...
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Early 20th Century Victorian Still-life Paintings

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Oil

Pair of English Oil Paintings on Canvas, 'Sisters'
Located in Los Angeles, CA
A charming pair of late 18th English century oil paintings on canvas. Each painting portrays a portrait of a young lady in oval within carved giltwood frame. Circa 1790 Dimens...
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Antique Early 18th Century English Paintings

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Canvas, Giltwood

Antique English Oil Painting Sunset Lake Scene, Thirlmere, The Lake District
Located in Cirencester, Gloucestershire
Artist: William Taylor Longmire, British 1841-1914, signed. Period: the work is dated 1880 Title: 'The Footbridge, Thirlmere, Cumberland' Medium: oil painting on canvas, framed ...
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19th Century Victorian Landscape Paintings

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Canvas, Oil

Antique English Oil Painting 'The Knight Errant' Pre-Raphaelite Nude & Knight
By John Everett Millais
Located in Cirencester, Gloucestershire
The Knight Errant English School, circa 1900 after the painting by John Everett Millais (1829-1896) oil painting on board, framed board: 13 x 10 inches framed: 17 x 14 inches
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Early 20th Century Pre-Raphaelite Figurative Paintings

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Oil

Antique English Oil Painting Farmer in Field with Donkeys & Goat
Located in Cirencester, Gloucestershire
Artist/ School: English School, 19th century Title: Rural landscape, farmhand with animals. Medium: oil painting on canvas, framed Size: framed: 15 x 17 painting: ...
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19th Century Landscape Paintings

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Oil

LARGE ENGLISH OIL PAINTING TUDOR HOUSES IN WINTER SNOW LANDSCAPE
By Roy Merrington
Located in Cirencester, Gloucestershire
"Tudor House in Winter Landscape" by Roy Merrington (British, contemporary) Signed, Oil painting on canvas, unframed painting size: 16 x 21.75inches Lovely depiction of this trad...
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20th Century Gothic Landscape Paintings

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Oil

SIGNED VINTAGE ENGLISH OIL PAINTING - CHILDREN PLAYING BY WOODLAND STREAM
Located in Cirencester, Gloucestershire
Artist/ School: English School, circa 1970's, indistinctly signed lower corner. Title: Playing by the Woodland Stream. Medium: oil painting on canvas, framed. Size: canvas: 20 x ...
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Mid-20th Century Impressionist Landscape Paintings

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Oil

House By The Sea 19Th Century English Oil Painting
Located in Delray Beach, FL
House By The Sea signed and dated "88 Charles Haigh-Wood was born in 1856 in a home above a workshop in Bury, England where his father Charles Wood, a master craftsman, built pictur...
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1880s Realist Landscape Paintings

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Canvas, Oil

BRITISH HUNTING SCENE - LARGE SIGNED ENGLISH OIL PAINTING - GILT FRAME
Located in Cirencester, Gloucestershire
Artist/ School: British School, indistinctly signed and dated lower corner. Title: The Hunt Medium: oil painting on board. Size: frame: 23.5 x 33.75 inches ...
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20th Century Victorian Animal Paintings

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Oil

SIGNED VICTORIAN ENGLISH OIL PAINTING - CHILDREN PLAYING WATERMILL STREAM DUCKS
Located in Cirencester, Gloucestershire
Artist/ School: English School, late 19th century, signed lower corner. Title: The Watermill. Medium: oil painting, on canvas. Size: frame: 21 x 27 inches painting: ...
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Late 19th Century Victorian Landscape Paintings

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Canvas, Oil

SIGNED VICTORIAN ENGLISH OIL PAINTING - FARMYARD SCENE OLD BUILDINGS -DATED 1875
Located in Cirencester, Gloucestershire
Artist/ School: T. Turner (British, 19th century), signed and dated 1875 verso. Title: The Farmyard. Medium: oil painting on canvas, framed. Size: painting: 17 x 25 inches, fra...
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Late 19th Century Victorian Landscape Paintings

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Oil

The Park Bench overlooking the Sea Mid Century English Oil Painting
Located in Cirencester, Gloucestershire
The Park Bench English School, mid 20th century oil painting on canvas, framed canvas size: 41cm x 51cm framed: 48cm x 58cm Lovely soft green colours, with a far reaching view over ...
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Mid-20th Century Impressionist Landscape Paintings

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Canvas, Oil

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Victorian English Oil Painting Huntsman and Hounds in full cry, Sporting Art
Located in Cirencester, Gloucestershire
Artist/ School: English School, initialed EC in the lower corner, late 19th century Title: Huntsman and hounds in full cry Medium: oil painting on canvas , framed actual painting:...
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Late 19th Century Victorian Landscape Paintings

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Oil

ANTIQUE ENGLISH OIL PAINTING - THE OLD MILL IN RIVER LANDSCAPE - SIGNED INITIALS
Located in Cirencester, Gloucestershire
Artist/ School: English School, turn of the 19th/20th century, signed with initials Title: The Old Watermill Medium: oil painting on canvas, unframed Size: painting: 8 x 12 inch...
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Early 20th Century Victorian Landscape Paintings

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Oil

LARGE ENGLISH OIL PAINTING HUNTING HOUNDS ON THE SCENT IN LANDSCAPE
Located in Cirencester, Gloucestershire
"On the Scent" English School, late 20th century oil painting on canvas, unframed painting: 30 x 24 inches Wonderful depiction of these hunting hounds standing in an open landscape...
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Late 20th Century Victorian Landscape Paintings

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Oil

Fine Victorian English Oil Painting, Cattle in Tranquil Wooded Landscape & Pond
Located in Cirencester, Gloucestershire
Artist/ School: British School, 19th century, circle of Sidney Richard Percy Title: pastoral landscape with cattle watering. Medium: oil painting on canvas, framed Painting: 12 x...
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19th Century Victorian Landscape Paintings

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Oil

Early 1800's English Oil Painting The Country Stable Groom Horse & Figures
Located in Cirencester, Gloucestershire
Artist/ School: Englsh School, early 19th century, circle of George Morland Title: The Country Stable Medium: oil on canvas, framed actual canvas size: 25. x 30 inches framed: 34....
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Early 19th Century Victorian Figurative Paintings

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Oil

STEPS IN PROVENCAL OLD TOWN VILLAGE STREET - SIGNED ENGLISH OIL PAINTING
Located in Cirencester, Gloucestershire
"Steps" by Roy Merrington, British contemporary oil painting on canvas, unframed canvas: 24 x 18 inches This work really transports the viewer to the South of France...where the hi...
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Late 20th Century Victorian Abstract Paintings

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Oil

Antique English Oil Painting - children in country rural cottage Meadow & Pond
Located in Cirencester, Gloucestershire
Artist/ School: H. Johnston, British 19th/20th century. Title: The Country Cottage. Medium: oil painting on canvas, framed. Size: painting: 16 x 24 inches, frame: 22.5 x 30.5 i...
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Early 20th Century Victorian Landscape Paintings

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Canvas, Oil

Lake District Cumbria Landscape Fine English Oil Painting Open Panoramic View
By Arthur Terry Blamires
Located in Cirencester, Gloucestershire
"Great Gable and Black Sail Youth Hostel Emmerdale" by ARTHUR TERRY BLAMIRES (b.1930) signed and dated, 1995 oil painting on canvas, framed canvas: 20 x 30 inches framed: 24 x 34 in...
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Late 20th Century Realist Landscape Paintings

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Canvas, Oil

19th CENTURY ENGLISH OIL PAINTING - BATHERS CLASSICAL PORT LANDSCAPE AT SUNSET
By Samuel Colman
Located in Cirencester, Gloucestershire
"Bathing at the Close of Day" British School, second half 19th century oil painting on artists millboard, framed painting: 7.5 x 10 inches Charming antique oil painting dating to ...
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19th Century Victorian Landscape Paintings

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Oil

Signed English Oil Painting Children Feeding Horse With Terrier Dog Lovely image
Located in Cirencester, Gloucestershire
Artist/ School: Martin Spencer Coleman, British b. 1952, signed. Title: Young Companions. Medium: oil painting on canvas, unframed. Size: painting: 20 x 16 inches Provenance: p...
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20th Century Victorian Animal Paintings

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Canvas, Oil

VICTORIAN 19TH CENTURY ENGLISH OIL PAINTING - CATTLE DRINKING FROM WOODLAND POOL
Located in Cirencester, Gloucestershire
Artist/ School: English School, 19th century Title: Cattle Watering from Woodland Pool Medium: oil painting on canvas, framed Size: painting: 16 x 24 inches, frame: 18.75 x 26.7...
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Mid-19th Century Victorian Landscape Paintings

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Canvas, Oil

Mid 19th Century English Oil Painting - Open Landscape Boy on Donkey with Dog
Located in Cirencester, Gloucestershire
The Country Boy English School, mid 19th century oil painting on board, framed framed size: 13.5 x 19 inches condition: very good and presentable provenance: private collection, England
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Mid-19th Century Victorian Landscape Paintings

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Oil

18th Century English Oil Painting Cattle Watering from Woodland Pool at Dusk
By (circle of) Thomas Gainsborough
Located in Cirencester, Gloucestershire
Artist/ School: English School, 18th century, circle of Thomas Gainsborough (English 1727-1788) Title: Cattle Watering from the Pool Medium: oil painting on canvas, framed Size: ...
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18th Century Old Masters Landscape Paintings

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Canvas, Oil

English Oil Painting Signed Edwin Frederick Holt, Titled the Anglers Companions
Located in Atlanta, GA
This English oil on canvas painting by Edwin Frederick Holt (1830-1912) is titled The Anglers Companions. The scene, painted in 1879 and signed in the lower left, depicts two dogs in...
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Antique 19th Century English Paintings

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Canvas, Paint

Mid-19th Century Pair of English Oil Paintings on Board, Early Frames
Located in Lambertville, NJ
A pair of oil paintings on board in early giltwood frames, England circa 1840-1850. One titles "Siblings" the other "Courting Couple".
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Antique 1840s English Early Victorian Paintings

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Hardwood, Giltwood

English Oil Painting of Horse and Groom Attributed to Ben Marshall, circa 1805
Located in Kinderhook, NY
A stunning circa 1805 English equestrian oil on canvas painting firmly attributed to prominent late-Georgian period artist Benjamin Marshall portraying a dark bay thoroughbred horse ...
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Antique Early 19th Century English Regency Paintings

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Giltwood, Canvas

19th Century, English Oil Painting of a Father and Daughter Fishing on a Lake
Located in Round Top, TX
Antique original English oil on canvas painting of a father and daughter fishing from a boat on a pond or lake, circa 1880. The painting is unsigned and mounted in a period giltwood ...
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Antique Late 19th Century English Paintings

Antique English Oil Painting, Country Scene by Yeend King
Located in Los Angeles, CA
A good quality oil painting of a Country scene of a Hay Stack by a well known Artist (Yeend King). It is signed by him, but not dated. Purchased in London, 1988. See reverse photo of...
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Early 20th Century English Edwardian Pedestals

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Paint

19th Century English Oil Painting of Classical Lady with Urn in a Gilt Frame
Located in New York, NY
English (19th Cent) Pre-Raphaelite style gold framed oil painting on board of classical dressed lady holding urn by round window (signed H. READ).  
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Antique 19th Century Paintings

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Gold

LARGE SIGNED BRITISH OIL PAINTING - EXTENSIVE RIVER LANDSCAPE DISTANT HILLS
Located in Cirencester, Gloucestershire
Artist/ School: British School, signed lower corner, late 20th century Title: The Extensive River Landscape Medium: oil painting on canvas, framed, signed. Size: frame: 23 ...
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20th Century Impressionist Landscape Paintings

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Oil

Large English Framed Oil Painting, Circa 1908, Country Landscape by A. Watts
Located in Austin, TX
A fine large rectangular English oil painting on canvas in a giltwood frame, featuring an English country landscape. Signed: A. Watts 1908 DIMENSIONS H 30.25 in. x W 40.25 in. x D ...
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Antique Early 1900s English Paintings

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Canvas, Wood, Giltwood, Paint

English Framed Oil Painting of a River Landscape by L. Richards
Located in Austin, TX
A fine rectangular English oil painting on canvas in a giltwood frame, featuring an English river landscape with cottage. Signed: L. Richards Dimensions: H 23 1/2 inches x W 31 inc...
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20th Century English Paintings

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Canvas, Wood, Giltwood, Paint

Large English Framed Oil Painting, circa 1908, Country Landscape by A. Watts
Located in Austin, TX
A fine large rectangular English oil painting on canvas in a giltwood frame, featuring an English country landscape with tower. Signed: A. Watts 1908 Dimensions: H 30.25 in. x...
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Antique Early 1900s English Paintings

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Canvas, Wood, Giltwood, Paint

English Still Life Oil Painting of Fruit Basket with Maple Frame
Located in Austin, TX
A fine English oil painting from the 19th c. in a beautifully patinated maple frame, featuring a still life of apples, pears, peaches and grapes arranged in a wicker basket. The pain...
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Antique 19th Century English Paintings

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Canvas, Wood, Maple, Paint

Coastal Seascape Signed Antique British oil painting Rocky Coastline waves
Located in Cirencester, Gloucestershire
Artist/ School: British School, indistinctly signed, antique Title: The Rocky Coastline, with waves. Medium: signed oil painting on board, unframed. board: 8.5 x 14.5 inches Pr...
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Late 19th Century Victorian Landscape Paintings

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Oil

Pair Romantic Oil Paintings English Landscape Barnstable Devon
Located in Potters Bar, GB
Wonderful pair of antique English oil paintings in the Romantic style Believed to be a scene from near Barnstable, Devon We date this pair to circa 1890 Very evocative treatment o...
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Antique 1890s English Paintings

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Canvas

Early 1900's English Impressionist Oil Painting Beautiful Sunset Landscape
Located in Cirencester, Gloucestershire
English School, early 1900's oil painting on wood panel, unframed inscribed verso measures: 7 x 9.5 inches condition report: some surface scuffs and marks from previous storage prov...
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Early 20th Century Impressionist Landscape Paintings

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Oil

Early 1900's English Impressionist Oil Painting Elegant Garden Landscape
Located in Cirencester, Gloucestershire
English School, early 1900's oil painting on wood panel, unframed measures: 7 x 11.25 inches condition report: good, some surface scuffs and marks from previous storage provenance: ...
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Early 20th Century Impressionist Landscape Paintings

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Oil

Vintage English Impressionist Oil Painting Artist Painting by Estuary Boats
By English Impressionist
Located in Cirencester, Gloucestershire
Artist/ School: Barbara Doyle, British b. 1917 Barbara Doyle (British b.1917, born in Halifax Yorkshire, lived most of her life on the South Coast of England. She was an extremely a...
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20th Century Impressionist Landscape Paintings

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Oil

Antique English Marine Oil Painting, dated 1906, Sunset Rocky Coastline
Located in Cirencester, Gloucestershire
Artist/ School: British School, signed and dated verso, 1906 Title: Sunset on the Coast Medium: oil painting on board, framed and inscribed verso. framed: 9 x 11 inches board: ...
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Early 20th Century Impressionist Landscape Paintings

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Oil

Large Victorian English Portrait of a Gentleman, Framed Oil Painting
Located in Cirencester, Gloucestershire
Artist/ School: English School, 19th century Title: The Country Gentleman Medium: oil painting on canvas, framed framed: 34.25 x 30.25 inches canvas: 27 x 23 inches Provenance: ...
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Mid-19th Century Victorian Portrait Paintings

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Oil

English Impressionist Oil Painting Country Church in Rural Landscape
By English Impressionist
Located in Cirencester, Gloucestershire
The English Church British School, late 20th century oil painting on board, unframed board measurements: 12 x 14 inches provenance: private collection, England
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Late 20th Century Impressionist Landscape Paintings

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Canvas, Oil

Profile Portrait of a 1930's Period English Lady, beautiful oil painting & frame
Located in Cirencester, Gloucestershire
Portrait of a Lady English School, circa 1930's oil painting on board original gilt frame overall size: 16 x 12 inches condition: very good, ready to hang provenance: from a collecti...
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Early 19th Century Old Masters Figurative Paintings

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Canvas, Oil

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The price for a english oil painting in our collection starts at $100 and tops out at $356,715 with the average selling for $2,987.

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Cave walls were the canvases for what were arguably the world’s first landscape paintings, which depict natural scenery through art. Portrait paintings and drawings, which, along with sculpture, were how someone’s appearance was recorded prior to the advent of photography, are at least as old as Ancient Egypt. In the Netherlands, landscapes were a major theme for painters as early as the 1500s. Later, artists in Greece, Rome and elsewhere created vast wall paintings to decorate stately homes, churches and tombs. Today, creating a wall of art is a wonderful way to enhance your space, showcase beautiful pieces and tie an interior design together.

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