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Guillaume Alaux - The Helmsman - Winckelmann Gallery

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Guillaume Alaux - The Helmsman

on May 30, 2024
Superb pastel painting depicting a helmsman aboard his ship, holding the wheel. This painting was exhibited in 1904 at the Salon de la Société Nationale des Beaux-Arts, in Angers. Its attractive original Art Nouveau frame is in good general condition, although it has several flaws. Artist: Guillaume Alaux (1856-1912).Signed in the lower right corner.Medium: Pastel on paper.Condition: Very good condition.Dimensions: 61 x 50 cm. / 24 x 19 ¾ in.Frame: 92 x 64 cm. / 36 x 25 in. Good condition.Origin: France.
Italian Landscape - Jean Morel - Winckelmann Gallery

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Italian Landscape - Jean Morel

on May 01, 2024
This exquisite vintage pastel landscape showcases the serene beauty of the Italian countryside, accented by a charming village in the background. The artist has signed and dated this piece in 1956. Artist: Jean Morel (1895-1966)Signed and dated in the lower left.Medium: Pastel on paper.Condition: Very good condition.Dimensions: 24 x 31,5 cm. / 9 ½ x 12 ½ in.Frame: 36 x 46 cm. / 14 x 18 in. Gilded wood. Very good condition.Origin: France. 
Madame Royale, Duchess of Angouleme - Jean Godefroy - Winckelmann Gallery

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Madame Royale, Duchess of Angouleme - Jean Godefroy

on May 01, 2024
Lithograph print in 1814 representing the portrait of Marie Thérèse Charlotte, duchess of Angoulême, bust-length, head slightly turned to the right, looking towards the viewer, her hair forming curls around her forehead, wearing a white dress with a ruffled collar. Lettered with title, dedication to the Garde Nationale de France, production detail: "dessiné et gravé par John Godefroy", "J.no Godefroy del.t et sculp.t" and publication addresses: "a Paris chez l'auteur rue de Bellefond No37 F. B. Montmartre" Artist: Jean Godefroy (1771-1839).Signed in lower center figure.Medium: Lithograph on paper.Condition: Good general condition.Dimensions: 25,5 x 20 cm. / 10 x 7 ¾ in. (sheet).Frame: 34,5 x 29,5 cm. / 13 ½ x 11 ½ in. Very good condition.Origin: France.
Sailboat in the port of Cannes - Louis German - Winckelmann Gallery

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Sailboat in the port of Cannes - Louis German

on Apr 11, 2024
Attractive watercolour depicting the arrival of a sailing boat in the port of Cannes, circa 1920. Signed in the lower right. Artist: Louis German (1863-1946)Signed in the lower right.Medium: Watercolour on paper.Condition: Very good condition.Dimensions: 26 x 16 cm / 10 ¼ x 6 ¼ in (view).Frame: 46 x 38 cm / 18 x 15 in. Giltwood. Very good condition.Origin: France.
Landscape with a Castle - 20th Century French School - Winckelmann Gallery

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Landscape with a Castle - 20th Century French School

on Apr 11, 2024
Charming watercolour on paper representing a landscape of the French countryside with a typical 19th century castle. Signed Brach and dated 1998. Artist: Brach. Signed and dated in the lower right corner. Medium: Watercolour on paper. Condition: Excellent condition. Dimensions: 24.5 x 34.5 cm. / 9 1/2 x 13 1/2 in. Frame: 39.5 x 49.5 cm. / 15 1/2 x 19 1/2 in. Gilt wood, very good condition. Origin: France.
Portrait of a Young Woman - Juan Antonio Vera Calvo - Winckelmann Gallery

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Portrait of a Young Woman - Juan Antonio Vera Calvo

on Jan 19, 2024
Watercolour portrait of a Italian young woman, circa 1870, created by the Spanish artist Juan Antonio Vera Calvo (1825-1905) Artist: Juan Antonio Vera Calvo (1825-1905).Signed in the bottom right corner.Medium: Watercolour on paper.Condition: Very good condition. Minute perforation on left near the edge.Dimensions: 35 x 29 cm. / 13 3/4 x 11 1/2 in. (view).Frame: 62 x 52 cm. / 24 1/2 x 20 1/2 in. Gild wood classic style with mat and glass. Origin: France.
Hure Village View - Drawing Landscape - Winckelmann Gallery

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Hure Village View - Drawing Landscape

on Jan 17, 2024
This antique landscape drawing features a charming view of the village of Hure, located in the Gironde department of southwestern France. Created in 1915, the drawing is signed by David and executed in India ink with touches of white chalk on paper adhered to cardboard.Artist: David.Signed and dated 1915.Medium: Ink and chalk white-wash on paper.Condition: Very good condition.Dimensions: 18.5 x 32 cm. / 7 ¼ x 12 ½ in.Frame: 30.5 x 43 cm. / 12 x 17 in. Wood, very good condition.Origin: France.
19th Century French School Drawing - Winckelmann Gallery

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19th Century French School Drawing

on Oct 20, 2023
19th-century drawing representing a view of the east corner of the north gallery of the old Grand Cemetery of Orléans (France), located near the Sainte-Croix cathedral.Drawn in India ink, white-washed and heightened with white chalk on paper glued to cardboard, this drawing bears an illegible signature on the lower right with the date "20 Nov. 1823". There is a slight crease above the dog.Artist: Unknown (illegible).Signed and dated on bottom right.Medium: Ink and chalk white-wash on paper.Condition: Very good condition.Dimensions: 30 x 22 cm. / 11 ¾ x 8 ½ in. (visible)Frame: 45 x 33 cm. / 17 ¾ x 13 in. Contemporary classic style, gilt wood. Mat and non-reflective museum glass.Origin: France. 
18th Century Dutch School - Animated Landscape - Winckelmann Gallery

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18th Century Dutch School - Animated Landscape

on Oct 06, 2023
Beautiful 18th-century landscape from the Dutch School, depicting a landscape animated by several characters and a mill next to a house. Artist: Unknown. Signed with a monogram in the bottom left corner. Medium: Watercolour on paper. Condition: Excellent condition. Dimensions: 28 x 35,5 cm. / 11 x 14 in. Frame: 48 x 61 cm. / 19 x 24 in. Old wood, new mat, and glass. Origin: Belgium.
Henri Picou (attributed)- Woman in Movement - Winckelmann Gallery

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Henri Picou (attributed)- Woman in Movement

on Sep 29, 2023
Drawing scene representing a young woman in movement attributed to Henri Picou (1824-1895), a French painter of portraits and classical historical subject.
Thomas Rowlandson – Dr. Syntax Robb’d of his Property - Winckelmann Gallery

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Thomas Rowlandson – Dr. Syntax Robb’d of his Property

on Jul 14, 2023
Amusing early edition aquatint drawn and etched by Thomas Rowlandson entitled " Dr. Syntax Robb’d of his Property".
Thomas Rowlandson – Dr. Syntax Mistakes a Gentleman’s House for an Inn - Winckelmann Gallery

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Thomas Rowlandson – Dr. Syntax Mistakes a Gentleman’s House for an Inn

on Jul 14, 2023
Amusing early edition aquatint drawn and etched by Thomas Rowlandson entitled " Dr. Syntax Mistakes a Gentleman’s House for an Inn".
Ferdinand Misti-Mifliez – View of Vetheuil - Winckelmann Gallery

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Ferdinand Misti-Mifliez – View of Vetheuil

on Jun 13, 2023
Beautiful watercolour painting representing a view of the exterior of the Notre-Dame de Vétheuil.
Louis-Martin Rey – Portrait of a Bearded Man - Winckelmann Gallery

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Louis-Martin Rey – Portrait of a Bearded Man

on Jun 11, 2023
Portrait of a bearded man. Watercolour on paper. Signed in the lower left corner.
Émile Desmaisons – The Fortune Teller - Winckelmann Gallery

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Émile Desmaisons – The Fortune Teller

on May 26, 2023
Original chromolithograph depicting a fortune teller reading the palm of a young woman.
George Edwards – Golden-crowned Wren, Ruby-crowned Wren - Winckelmann Gallery

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George Edwards – Golden-crowned Wren, Ruby-crowned Wren

on Mar 24, 2023
Delightful bird print by George Edwards from his illustrated three volume book ‘Gleaning of Natural History’ (Part 1, 1758). The descriptions for this illustration, in English and French, are found on pages 95 and 96. This print is in excellent condition, on laid paper with prominent plate marks and some watermarking. It is named, signed and dated in the plate (254) by Edwards himself. The original hand-colouring is still as vibrant and vivid as the day it was printed. Artist: George Edwards (1694-1773)Signed and dated on plate.Medium: Engraving on copper plate, on laid paper.Condition: Very good condition.Dimensions: 24.5 x 19.3 cm. / 9 ½ x 7 ½ in. (view).Frame: 38 x 31.5 cm. / 15 x 12.5 in. Contemporary gilt wood frame, matting and glass.Origin: United Kingdom.        
Théodore Riehl – Portrait of Mme Oudart - Winckelmann Gallery

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Théodore Riehl – Portrait of Mme Oudart

on Nov 14, 2022
Charming little portrait of Madame Adèle Oudart - née Delfosse - (1853-1920), mother of Blanche Henriette Broche (née Oudart). Sanguine on paper and signed with initials in the lower right corner. An annotation on the back identifies the person depicted: "portrait of Madame Oudart, mother of Madame Broche, old friend of Marianili (?)"Artist: Théodore Riehl (1853-1913).Signed T R on lower right.Medium: Sanguine on paper.Condition: Très bon état.Dimensions: 18.5 x 14.5 cm. / 7 ¼ x 5 ¾ in.Frame: 40 x 35 cm. / 15 ¾ x 13 ¾ in. Gilt wood, very good condition.Origin: France.
The Clam Digger - Winckelmann Gallery

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The Clam Digger

on Nov 06, 2022
Beautiful 19th century watercolour representing an old clam digger, probably from Brittany or Normandy. Good general condition, with some slight wear on the left side. Watercolour on paper mounted on cardboard. Monogrammed on lower left: h. St ?Artist: Unknown.Monogram in lower left corner.Medium: Watercolour on paper .Condition: Good condition.Dimensions: 33 x 20 cm. / 13 x 8 in.Frame: 54 x 42 cm. / 21 ¼ x 16 ½ in. Very good condition.Origin: Nice, France.
Henri Brugnot – Portrait of Mme Roche - Winckelmann Gallery

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Henri Brugnot – Portrait of Mme Roche

on Oct 28, 2022
Charcoal and pastel portrait of Blanche Henriette Broche (née Oudart). Dedicated in French and signed in ink: “to my good friend L. Broche. H. Brugnot”, and dated 1903 below in pencil. Work made on paper mounted on hard cardboard, with the annotation on the back: "Portrait of Mrs. Broche, old friend and neighbour of Portets at Marianil (?)".Artist: Henri Brugnot (1874-1940)Signed and dated in lower right.Medium: Charcoal and pastel on paper.Condition: Very good condition.Dimensions: 21 x 15.5 cm. / 8 ¼ x 6 in. (view).Frame: 41 x 33.5 cm. / 16 x 13 in. Wood, very good condition.Origine: France.
Jacques Rigaud – View of Chateau de Sceaux II - Winckelmann Gallery

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Jacques Rigaud – View of Chateau de Sceaux II

on Sep 21, 2022
A circa 1865 reissue by ‘Chalcographie du Louvre’ of an original engraving by Jacques Rigaud (1681? -1754), "Veüe du chateau de Seaux prise du haut de l'Allée de la Diane". Plate 88 from the Palaces, Castles and Royal Houses series (circa 1730). Mention on the right "With the King's privileges" in French. These views of parks, fountains and princely residences commonly known as Les Maisons Royales de France are the most famous in the 18th century. Founded in 1797, the ‘Chalcographie du Louvre’ is responsible for preserving and printing a collection of several thousand engraved plates. Formerly housed in the Louvre Palace, the Réunion des Musées Nationaux (RMN) is responsible for publishing, distributing and marketing prints since its creation in 1895, while the collection remains under the responsibility of the museum. Today it has more than 13,000 engraved plates, and growing.Artist: Jacques Rigaud (1681?-1754).Medium: Copper etching.Condition: Very good condition.Dimensions (plate): 22 x 44 cm. / 9 ¾ x 17 ½ in.Dimensions (view): 33 x 54 cm. / 13 x 21 ¼ in.Frame: 54 x 72,5 cm. / 21 ¼ x 28 ½ in.Origin: France.