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Antique Fine Arts at Aileen Minor

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THEATRICAL OIL ON CANVAS BACKDROP SCENERY PIECETHEATRICAL OIL ON CANVAS BACKDROP SCENERY PIECE
Date: early 20th century
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Description: Theatrical oil on canvas backdrop scenery, of classical scene of arch with columns and balusters and checkerboard floor, in soft colors. Intriguing backdrop for display or installation. Hangs from board to install. Early 20th century. 98 inches high, 118 inches wide.

Part of our collection of: Misc. Antiques in Fine Art
GEORGE WASHINGTON BUST AFTER JEAN-ANTOINE HOUDON (1741-1828)GEORGE WASHINGTON BUST AFTER JEAN-ANTOINE HOUDON (1741-1828)
Date: 1957
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Description: Fine glazed composition plaster bust of George Washington after Jean-Antoine Houdon (1741-1828)signed on base G.Washington Houdon and on shoulder Alva Studio 1957. Houdon visited the United States in 1785 at the suggestion of Thomas Jefferson and arrived at Mount Vernon where he completed a life mask and terra cotta bust of Washington from which he made plaster copies. The original terra cotta bust was left with George and still remains at Mount Vernon. Houdon exhibited a bust of George in the Paris Salon of 1787 and 1793. Jefferson purchased a copy of this bust for Monticello. Houdon's interpretation of George Washington is considered the finest portrayal of Washington in existence. Bust is 23 inches high and 10 inches deep. It is displayed on an antique carved black marble pedestal with movable top. The pedestal is 42 3/4 inches high. Total height of the bust and pedestal is 65 1/2 inches.

Part of our collection of: Sculpture, statuary in Fine Art
PAINTING, SECULAR MADONNA, OIL ON CANVAS, LATIN AMERICAN, 1945PAINTING, SECULAR MADONNA, OIL ON CANVAS, LATIN AMERICAN, 1945
Date: 1945
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Description: Latin American painting, framed, 'Secular Madonna', oil on canvas of mother and child, signed lower right A. Nie---- 1945. 34 inches H. 24 inches W.

Part of our collection of: Painting in Fine Art

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