Tuesday, February 4, 2014

Mrs. Ryerson

 The original is by George Washington Tyler. It's a fine example of the expertise he achieved in the field of portraiture before his death at the age of 28. I meant to paint this one and Priscilla for some time. Love. 2014.

Horace Walpole

Original by Rosalba Carriera. Sold. 2014


The origin of this painting is not known to me. Sold. 2014

Antonio Canova (1757-1822)

Antonio Canova was an Italian sculptor. The original was a pastel by Hugh Douglas Hamilton, 1790. Sold.


This painting is after Archibald Robertson(1789-1864), a Scottish born painter who operated the Columbian Academy of Painting in NYC with his brother Alexander. This original is in the Rosenbach Museum, Philadelphia. Unavailable.  2014

Other Brother

This is also originally by Archibald Robertson, in the collection of the Rosenbach Museum in Philadelphia. 2014. Sold.