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Fine Art and Rare Prints and Engravings

Irish Oil on Canvas of Preparing the Champion by Seamus Coleman

Irish Oil on Canvas of Preparing the Champion by Seamus Coleman. Lovely piece of original Irish Art……..by one of our FAVORITE IRISH ARTISTS !! CHECK OUT OUR BRIEF COMMENTARY: Painting by popular and rapidly rising Irish Artist – Seamus Coleman of Co Roscommon. Signed on the bottom right. This painting is titled ” Preparing the…

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Flag by Jasper Johns

Flag by Jasper Johns 1956. Flag by Jasper Johns. Bought at Auction in Ireland……..painting originally sold by an Irish American living in West Cork, Ireland who had returned to live in Ireland in the 1970’s. When we bought it at Auction……several big art dealers were also bidding for it…….they obviously believed it to be an…

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Large Pair of Bronze Stags After Jules Moigneiz (1835 – 1894)

Large Pair of Bronze Stags After Jules Moigneiz. Imposing pair of Bronze Stags in the style of Jules Moigneiz….a well known French Bronze Sculptor. Jules Moigniez (28 May 1835 – 29 May 1894) was a French animalier sculptor who worked during the 19th century. His output was primarily cast in bronze and he frequently exhibited…

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19C Oil on Canvas of Raj or Prince with Tiger

19C Oil on Canvas of Raj or Prince with Tiger. Nice 19th Century Oil on Canvas depicting a Raj or Indian Prince relaxing with his Bengali Tiger on his palatial rug holding his ceremonial sword. Artist unknown…….circa 1890. RAJ: Raj (Hindi: राज) in different contexts means “rule”, “king”, “ruler”, “emperor” or “royalty” in the Sanskrit…

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19C Indo Persian Framed Marble Plaque of Wild Boar Hunt

19C Indo Persian Framed Marble Plaque of Wild Boar Hunt. Really nice framed marble plaque. We think the frame is later…..but the plaque is definitely 19th Century. Either Indian or Persian, depicting wild boar hunt scene with dogs and Army Officer and Natives on horseback. From Circa 1870……………..the time of the Raj ! TIME OF…

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20C Pair of Oil on Boards by Percy Wort of Natal South African Scenes

20C Pair of Oil on Boards by Percy Wort of Natal South African Scenes. ONE FOR OUR SOUTH AFRICAN FRIENDS OR SOMEONE WITH AFRICAN ANCESTRY !! A pair of lovely little oil on boards by desirable South African Artist…..Percy Wort (Born 1900). Early-20th Century ……. circa 1930…..both signed on the front…..scenes from Bergville, Natal…..details on…

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Oil on Canvas of Lady Evelyn Herbert After Sir William Orpen

Oil on Canvas of Lady Evelyn Herbert After Sir William Orpen. Most likely a really good gallery copy of Orpen’s portrait of Lady Evelyn Herbert. Portrait of Lady Evelyn Herbert after Sir William Orpen (1871-1931). Oil on canvas. This painting was exhibited in the same Gallery as the Roscommon Dragoon by Orpen, also in this…

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18C Oil on Board Continental School of Lake Scene

18C Oil on Board Continental School of Lake Scene. Very nice unsigned and unattributed canvas on board from circa 1720 – 1740………..appears to be continental in origin……possibly French or Dutch. It is EXTREMELY WELL PAINTED …..has ‘plenty’ of detail…………….it has REAL QUALITY !! It features a Lake Scene with boats and a Ferry. A lakeshore home……with…

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Early 20C Handpainted Persian Plaque in Khatam Mosaic Frame

Early 20C Handpainted Persian Plaque in Khatam Mosaic Frame. Lovely little hand-painted bone plaque in Persian Khatam mosaic frame……Polo scene……circa 1920. There are a number of reproductions of this type of plaque on the market……. but if one looks closely at the hand-painting on this, you can see the obvious difference in quality in painting…

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19C Chinese Hand painted Silk Collage of Exotic Birds

19C Chinese Hand painted Silk Collage of Exotic Birds. Lovely rare collage of Four Chinese hand-painted silk panels of exotic birds and birds of paradise …….. from circa 1850. 19C Chinese Hand painted Silk Collage of Exotic Birds. Newly framed. Each panel is matted in a gold matte panel. Some slight foxing on the silks………….. consistent…

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