All Items : Fine Art : Paintings : Oil : Europe : Spanish : Pre 1940 item #1236976
Forteleza Antiques Inc.
$495.00
Oil painting is on thick paper with no condition problems -has impressive painted broad dark oak frame and is signed H Tomoj in upper right hand corner-piece was a wedding present 20 years ago to local couple in Puerto Rico that split. The painting has a lot of character and is striking--"the lady was a rag, a bone and a hank of hair, but she was his lady fair"--19 inches by 23 inches-add 3.5 inches all around for frame
All Items : Fine Art : Paintings : Oil : Europe : Spanish : Pre 2000 item #1220052
Forteleza Antiques Inc.
$2950.00
This beautiful oil painting on canvas is by Alan McCurdy, an American ex pat, lived in Puerto Rico who is famous for his paintings of Spanish Colonial architecture in old San Juan. This one is of a block of homes in Old San Juan on 52 Calle San Francisco on the right side between Calle Christo and the governor's mansion. signed lower right and dated 92--the frame was made and decorated by artist-painting is 10 inches by 12 inches--add 6 inches all around for special frame--McCurdy has passed on and his paintings are highly sought. His paintings are museum quality and also function as an architectural catelogue of Spanish Colonial 17thc buildings in Old San Juan.
All Items : Fine Art : Paintings : Oil : Europe : Spanish : Pre 1930 item #1210405
Forteleza Antiques Inc.
$650.00
Very fine early 20thc Spanish impressionist Street Scene-horse and carriage-signed lower right side PD-recently cleaned- oil on mahogany panel-no condition problems-ca 1930s or earlier-11 inches by 12 inches-add 4 inches for original elaborate frame.--from prominent estate in Puerto Rico--brought to Puerto Rico from Span in 1930s
All Items : Fine Art : Paintings : Oil : Europe : Spanish : Pre 1930 item #1174478
Forteleza Antiques Inc.
$1150.00
Spanish Oil on canvas of bullfighting scene-impressionist-ca 1930s-has unfinished sketch on backside of canvas-piece is signed illegibly-fine gold leaf frame-no condition problems-21 inches by 25 inches-add 3 inches all around for frame
All Items : Fine Art : Paintings : Oil : Europe : Spanish : Pre 1920 item #1163057
Forteleza Antiques Inc.
sold
Spanish watercolor painting by famous Spanish painter Vazquez Diaz[1882-1969] painter is listed, in museums, and has sales records--it is a study for a portrait of Unomuno, well known 20thc Spanish intellectual. Inscribed in pencil on painting as study and signed twice with date June 1920-under glass-22 inches by 15 inches-add 3.5 all around for frame. Found in Puerto Rico but purchased in Spain years ago.
All Items : Fine Art : Paintings : Oil : Europe : Spanish : Pre 1900 item #1161308
Forteleza Antiques Inc.
$1950.00
19thc Spanish oil on board by Spanish painter Lizcano Y Esteban [Angel} Artist is important-listed- in museums and has sales records-signed lower left bottom- 6.5 inches by 8.5 inches-add 1.25 inches for gilt frame- Script on reverse indicates scene depicts stage coach robbery
All Items : Fine Art : Paintings : Oil : Europe : Spanish : Pre 1990 item #835461
Forteleza Antiques Inc.
$295
Interesting large abstract Spanish watercolor of a women-dated '89 signed Marisol Laureano-bought directly from artist in Spain in 1989-brought to Puerto Rico--minor foxing-new acid free mat-18 inches by 27 inches-add 4.5 inches for broad frame and mat-striking piece
All Items : Fine Art : Paintings : Oil : Europe : Spanish : Pre 1970 item #773619
Forteleza Antiques Inc.
$1150.00
Spanish ink and watercolor drawing by Roberto Domingo Falloa { 1883-1956 } Domingo is listed-has auction records--he is the foremost Spainish painter on bullfights and bulls-no condition problems-bullfighter, inscribed, is Matadora Manolete I Corrida de Prensa Madrid dated 1944-signed by artist--Manolete was a very famous bullfighter killed in ring--poem by Spanish poet Lorca eulogized him.9 inches by 13.5 inches framed under glass
All Items : Fine Art : Paintings : Oil : Europe : Spanish : Pre 1900 item #444533
Forteleza Antiques Inc.
$1375.00
This is a typical Spanish 19thc flower oil painting-bright bold bouquet of flowers on black background-brought to Puerto Rico in the early 20thc from Spain-20.5 inches by 16 inches--recently relined and restored--stretchers original-unframed-signed "Schraff"--very bold, colorful painting in Spanish School tradition--piece was framed after photo taken-new photo provided on request
All Items : Fine Art : Paintings : Oil : Europe : Spanish : Pre 1900 item #387045
Forteleza Antiques Inc.
Sale Pending
This is an early oil sketch for a famous painting-HINDU SNAKE CHARMERS by Spanish painter Mariano Fortuny y Marsal--the sketch is 25 inches by 10.75 inches--oil painted on canvas with no condition problems--two large paintings were finished believed to be based on this sketch-one is 39 inches high and 65 inches wide and hangs in the Walters Museum in Baltimore, Md--the other is 23 inches by 49 inches is in St Petersburg in Russia at the Hermitage Museum--there are differences in composition from the sketch and painting at Walters-no figures in background in upper right hand quadrant-the snake and rabbit are handled differently--the seated figure carries a string instrument in the sketch and in the final painting he does not--both the final painting and the sketch are made from pieced canvas--do not have image or more data on painting in Hermitage so cannot compare-Fortuny was Spanish 1838--74-listed all over-sales records-and considered in the pantheon of Spanish artists of the 19th century -sketch is unsigned and unframed and was found in the US-canvas and pigments have requisite age--stretchers are old but may be not original-the two paintings in the Museums were completed in ca 1869 and were both commissioned by different private parties--this is a beautiful object fit for a serious collection
All Items : Fine Art : Paintings : Oil : Europe : Spanish : Pre 1930 item #302177
Forteleza Antiques Inc.
$525.00
Charming Spanish painting oil on canvas--ca 1920s-aristocratic lady and her dog-traces of signature near capital in painting-painting has been restored-no frame-no condition problems-16 inches by 12 inches-good color-probably a portrait
All Items : Fine Art : Paintings : Oil : Europe : Spanish : Pre 1900 item #169180
Forteleza Antiques Inc.
Price on Request
Very well painted portrait oil on canvas depicting a beautiful Puerto Rican lady-dark dress and flashing eyes and flowers in background--19th century-unsigned-indication that painting was restored in 1974 by famous restorer of the Ponce Museum in Puerto Rico, Julio Llort -----found in Puerto Rico--lady was most likely an ancestor of one of many beauty queens that populate the island--artist is unknown- 24.5 inches by 19.5 inches--add 3.5 inches for fine antique gold leaf frame