EASTERDAY
FINE ARTS

Click images to enlarge.

The section "FINE ARTS" is subdivided into the following subsections: ORIGINAL ART; SCULPTURE; ENGRAVINGS, ETCHINGS, SERIGARPHS PRINTS; and FEATURED ARTIST. FEATURED ARTIST provides a more complete biography of the artist, Hugh O. Williams, and a more complete listing of his available work.


FEATURED ARTIST
ORIGINAL ART


Embroidery of

Ship at Sea

~9 3/4" x ~12 1/4"

Framed
English

Unsigned

Circa 1880
Logging Camp

Post Impressionist Oil

39" x 46" Framed

Signed

Willi Bauer

Mid 20th Century

German

Oil on Canvas
Untitled Portrait

English Lady

~16" x 13" Oval

Framed
Unsigned

Circa 1780

England

Oil on Board
Untitled Portrait

Young English Lady

~16" x ~13" Oval

Framed
Unsigned

Circa 1780

England

Oil on Board
Floral Still Life

Signed "Jenkins"

~26" x ~35" Framed
Signed

Watercolor
Untitled Landscape

23" x 29" Framed
John Stinson

1959

Ohio

Watercolor
Red Roof

George Biddle

22 1/2" x 26 1/2"

Framed
Signed

Circa 1950

Ohio

Watercolor on Paper
Untitled

Studio Copy of Work

by Bartholome Esteban

~18" x ~14 1/2" Framed
Unsigned

Circa 1820

Oil on Canvas
Untitled

George Armfield

41" x 47"

Framed
Signed G Armfield

Circa 1850

England

Oil on Canvas

Antique Frame

Not Original Frame
Victorian Shadow Box

with Silk Flowers

~26" x ~30"
American

Shadow Box

Circa 1860
Out of the Earth I

Virgina Adams

32" x 56"
Signed

Circa 1967

Texas

Acrylic on Canvas
Botanical Watercolors

John Robert Cart Burgess

16 1/2" x 13"

Framed
From a Collection

1829-1834

Watercolor on Paper

SCULPTURE


Classical Bronze Figure of

Man on Pedestal

14" Tall
Signed

Calmels

1822-1906

Portugeuse

19th Century
Girl with Puppy

Bronze on

Marble Plinth

10" W x 8" L x 10" T
Signed

Juan Carlos

Spain

Circa 1900
Untitled

Juniper

48" x 20" x 30 1/2" H
America

Circa 2012
Pair of Bisque Figures

on Stands

24 "T
England

Probably Longton

Circa 1900
Birds

Jade on Stand

Height 13 1/4"
China

20th Century
Seated Dog

Minature Bronze

2 1/4" T
Unsigned

Circa 1900
"Bagno Tinozza"

The Bath Tub

Diameter 8 1/2"

13 1/2" Tall
Italy

Capo di Monte

Signed Tiziano Galli

Original Pieces

Difficult to Find
Eagle I

Juniper

10 1/2" L x 4 3/4" W x

11 3/4" T
America

Circa 2006

ENGRAVINGS, ETCHINGS,
SERIGRAPHS, PRINTS


ERYTHRONOTA ELEGANS

30 1/2" x 24" Framed
J. GOULD &

H C RICHTER

del et lith

19th Century

Hullmandel &

Walton, Imp
THE GURADIAN ANGEL

Kurz & Allsion

~24" x ~36" Framed
Lithograph

Circa 1880
Birds in a Swamp

Jon Haber

11 1/4" x 21" Framed
Signed

1973

Lithograph
Pyrus pinnatifida

James Sourenby

11 1/4" x 14 3/4" Framed
Signed

1800

Engraving Hand Colored

England
Cathedral Church of Canterbury

Thomas Johnson

Daniel King

12" x 15" Framed
Signed

Steel Engraving

England

1800
Corydalis jabacea

Frederick Guimpel

17 3/4" x 15 1/8" Framed
Signed

Hand Colored Engraving

Dutch-German

Circa 1810
Girl with Dog

Harrison Fisher

16 1/4" x 13 1/2"

Framed
Signed

1912

Artist's Print of

Magazine Cover
Maid in Meditation

Carle Blenner

29" x 22 1/2" Framed

Signed

1906

Print by

Thos. Murphy



ABOUT THE ARTISTS PRESENT OR IN INVENTORY


Adams, Virgina (1912- ) American: She studied under Jozfes Orsolya of Hungary. Adams won numerous art awards such as the Connelly Award, Bablas Award, and others. Her work is in the permanent collections of the Laguna Gloria Museum of Austin, Texas; Norfold Museum of Arts and Sciences, Richmond Museum of Fine Arts, and the Texas Fine Arts Museum.


Armfield, George (c. 1808 - 1893)(fl1840-1875)London painter of dogs, particularly terriers. Exhibited Royal Academy (1840-1862),Royal Society of British Artists (at least 40 paintings), and British Institution. Work is in Dictionary of British Art


Bauer, Willi -Born July 7, 1923 in Spessart, Germany and studied at the Staedel Academy of Art in Frankfurt. Art critic, Peter Arnot, stated "Willi Bauer's paintings will be passed on from generation to generation and Willia Bauer will be remembered as someone special in the history of art," Others have state that Willi Bauer is in the unquestioned position of one of the finest living artists.


Biddle, George (1919-1959) American: He studied at the Cleveland School of Art (1938-1941) and under Moholy Nagy at the Institute of Design in Chicago from 1945-1946. His awards for his work in watercolors include the Helena Rubenstein Special Distinction Award for Fine Art USA in 1958. During his professional career, his work was exhibited annually at the American Watercolor Society in New York, the Allied Artists of America in New York, the Village Art Center Gallery in New York, the Whitney Museum of Art and others.


Blenner, Carle (1864-1952) Blenner graduated from the Yale Art School and studied at the Academie Julien in Paris and exhibited at the Paris Salon at age 23. His work was selected for exhbition at the Chicago World's Fair, the National Academy of Design and numerous others.


Burgess, John Cart (17---1863) Was a drawing master and flower and landscape painter who specialized in watercolor. Referenced in A Practical Essay on the Art of Flower Painting in 1811.



Calmels, Celestin Anatole (1822-1906) Calmels was born in Paris but lived most of his professional life in Portugal. He was admitted to the Ecole des Beaux-Arts in 1837 and studied under Bosio, Pradier,and Blondel. He was awarded the silver at the Prix de Rome in 1839 and a bronze in 1852. He worked not only in bronze but also in marble. He is listed in BENEZIT, 2006.


Clara, Juan (1875-1910) Spainish: Clara was born in Olot, Spain (One record indicates that he was born in France). This well known sculptor exhibited at the Paris Solons and won several awards for his work in bronze. He also exhibited at the Ecole des Beaux Arts in Paris and is listed in Bronze Sculptures and Founders and the Trocadero Archives.


Cox, Alfred Wilson (Exhibition Period 1860-1888) English: Cox was born in Nottingham. He specialized in painting landscapes, but occassionally painted portraits including his protrait of the fifth Duke of Newcastle which is in the Nottingham Castle Art Gallerry. He exhibited at the Royal Academy, Suffolk Street and other leading galleries of his day. He is listed in the Dictionary of British Artist 1880-1940 p. 125 and The Royal Society of British Artists 1824-1893 p. 110. The latter reference indicates exhbitions in 1876 and 1878


East, Audrey (Miss A. M. East) exhbited 1889-1893. She was a member of the Royal Society of British Artists. She is listed in The Dictionary of British Artists 1880-1940 , page 160.


Fisher, Harrison (1875-1934) Harrison Fisher was born into a family of artists. He was born in New York City and then moved to Alameda, California. He studied at the San Francisco Art Association and participated with his father and siblings in the family art studio on Battery Street in San Francisco. He worked in variety of roles for William Randolf Hearst and the Hearst publications, including Cosmopolitan and Saturday Evening Post.


Galli, Tiziano (1908-1986) Ceramist artist/sculpture from Milian, Italy.Much of his work was done for Capo di Monte during the period 1925-1965. He retired in 1965.


Gould, John (1804-1881) English: Gould was born at Lyme Regis in England. He gained his knowledge of birds by observation and experience. Despite his lack of academic training he was elected a Fellow of the Royal Scoiety. His artistic work in depicting birds and anaimals with colored lithographic plates is truly exceptional. His work with hummingbirds have an iridescent quality obtained in part by using gold or silver leaf under the water color. Because of the cost of producing such high quality work, the lithographs were produced in very limited numbers.


Guimpel, Frederick (1771-1839) Dutch/German Guimpel specialized in botanicals.


Haber, Jon (1942-) American- Jon studied at the Museum of Fine Arts in Boston and the Dayton Art Institute in Ohio. He has focused on arts in the south and historical art. In 1977 President Jimmy Carter and Governor George C. Wallace recognized Jon when he designed the "Plains Georgia Portfoilio" Jon received a "Presidential Endorsement" from President Carter. The Plains Georgia Portfolio was exhibited with the Freedom Train.


Johnson, Thomas. British 1628-1685

Keen, Lila Moore (1903-1963 Lila Moore Keen was born in Georgia and studied at Agnes Acott College and with Wayman Adams. She exhibited widely in the Southwest and was highly regarded for her prize winning paintings of Camellias. She also painted magnolias and portraits. She is listed in Davenport's Art Reference and in Mantle Fieldings Dictionary. The print available is a reproduction of Camellia Janonica "Daikaguar".


King, Daniel, (d. Circa 1664)British engraver


Lorrain, Claude (byname of 'Claude Gellee')(1600-1682) French - Lorrain is one of the greatest ideal-landscape artists of all time. His work often includes pastoral figures in classical dress and classical ruins. He spent most of his professional life n Rome. He produced numerous paintings amd drawings. He also produced some 44 etchings. He influenced 18th and 19th century art.


Stinson, John Stinson, an African American, was a native of Cleveland, Ohio and began painting at an early age. He was on a scholarship to the Art Students League in New York and was considered one of the most promising African American artists. We are unsure of what happened to John later. We are fortunate to have three of his paintings done while he still lived in Cleveland.


Whiting, E. (Mrs. E. Muir Whiting) is listed on page 544 of the Dictionary of British Artists and exhibited in 1928. She was a member of the Royal Society of British Artists.


Williams, Hugh O. (1928- ) Hugh is Alumni Professor Emeritus of Art at Auburn University. He has won numerous awards including The Charles Birchfield Memorial Award from the American Watercolor Society in 1966 and the A. Atward Kent, Jr. Award in 1987. His work is in the collections of the High Museum of Art in Atlanta, the Columbus Museum of Art, University Gallery Collection of New York, Montgomery Museum of Art, the Birmingham Museum of Art, the Fine Arts Museum of the South, and others.