Lawrence Murphy “Horses” Litho P1010


  Lawrence Murphy signed lithograph of horses and riders. Matte frame is 16.5w x 15h, image itself is 11w x 8h. Price on request. Born in Denver in 1872, Lawrence Murphy grew up as the son of a wealthy banker who disinherited him after he chose an art career.  So he went to Paris -- where he studied ...

“The Sisters of Saint Marina” in the style of the artist Julio Romero de Torres P998


Beautiful rendition of "The Sisters of Saint Marina," original painted in 1915. (this artist unknown) Oil on board, 29w x 40h image, with frame 35w x 45h. Two smiling sisters, playful but sensuous, inviting. The original artist, Julio Romero de Torres (1874-1930) was one of the most famous Spanish artists of what was called the fin ...

Ejnar Hansen Portrait of General James H. Doolittle (1940s) Oil on Canvas P993


Ejnar Hansen portrait of General Jimmy Doolittle, 29.5"x x 35"h in frame, Image is 24"w x 30"h. American aviator and army general Jimmy Doolittle led an air raid on Tokyo and other Japanese cities four months after the Japanese attack on Pearl Harbor. If there is a crown jewel to Jimmy Doolittle's legendary career it would be ...

Knights of King Arthur Spectacular, Oil Painting on Canvas (1920s) P994


At Early California Antiques we have learned to read all the influences that came together in the last century to create that California style (so many in fact that it sometimes makes us dizzy: Spanish Colonial, Spanish Revival, Arts and Crafts, Art Deco, Art Nouveau, China, Japan, Hollywood, the Wild West...), but there is one ...

Early California Seaside Landscape P989


Signed but we haven't yet been able to decipher the name.. Yet it's a stunning seaside-scape with cliff and flowers and the island beyond. Most likely from one of our local shores, looking toward Catalina or one of the Channel Islands. Oil on board. 21"w x 23"d with frame, image 18"w x 20"d. Price on request.

Harry Muir Kurtzworth “Palm Springs Afternoon” P988


Beautiful oil on board of everyone's favorite getaway. "Afternoon (in Palm Springs)" dated 1935 and signed. Image 24"w x 30"h, with frame 29w x 34h.   Harry Muir Kurtzworth was a painter, pastelist, designer, craftsman and art critic. Born in 1887, he graduated from Columbia University and studied at the Detroit Academy of Fine Arts, the Pennsylvania School ...

Hugo Ballin Monumental Oil On Canvas Dolores Del Rio P987


Hugo Ballin, muralist, artist and set designer and film director. His paintings are rarely found in private hands. He is most noted for his murals which still adorn many public buildings in Southern California and the rest of the country. This mysterious and allegorical painting was thought to have once belonged to Dolores Del Rio. ...