Woman Artist Helen LaFrance by Shelton Gallery
All Items : Fine Art : Paintings : Miniatures : Pre 1900 item #785695 (stock #Comtesse)
Shelton Gallery - Helen LaFrance, Fine Art and Antiques
$750.00
This delightful antique miniature portrait of the pretty young Comtesse di Folleville seated at her harp. Of watercolor on elephant ivory and enhanced with a silver gilt frame, the portrait depicts the young lady seated at her harp, dressed in a billowy pink gown, with hair fashionably powdered. The hallmarked frame is backed with the original silk, and the painting is signed lower right (appears to be the name Delaurent) and covered with glass. Dimensions: 3-1/2 x 2-1/2 inches. For those wh...
All Items : Fine Art : Paintings : Oil : N. America : Pre 1900 item #844891 (stock #GenrePtg)
Shelton Gallery - Helen LaFrance, Fine Art and Antiques
$1,250.00
This large and busy late 19th Century American folk art genre painting is oil on cotton screen laid down on muslin, on a lattice wood frame. Against the backdrop of a fantasy image of a Philadelphia street-scape is the depiction of three unemployed men receiving money from a man in a coat and top hat, a young man caught in the act of pickpocketing, in front of a builder's shop, a federal building and a prison, possibly Fair-mount Prison in Philadelphia. Dimensions are 48 x 48.5 inches. This is a...
All Items : Fine Art : Paintings : Oil : Pre 1900 item #1131740 (stock #willishorse)
Shelton Gallery - Helen LaFrance, Fine Art and Antiques
$2,500.00
Wonderful painting of two galloping horses racing to the finish line. Signed and dated 1832 (Ackermans). Oil on board, measuring 8" x 10" framed and 8 3/4" x 10 3/4" unframed. You can now buy this painting with Art Money, a service we offer our most valued clients. Art Money will give you a 10 month, interest free loan of up to $50,000 so you can buy the art you love.
All Items : Antiques : Instruments and Implements : Walking Sticks : Pre 1900 item #1280934 (stock #frogglasseye)
Shelton Gallery - Helen LaFrance, Fine Art and Antiques
$2,500.00
This is a really great frog themed walking stick. This stick is dated 1894 with a silver collar and red glass eyes. This stick also has an ebony shaft and a metal ferrule. This stick measures 36" x 4" x 1". The handle itself is 1 1/2" x 4" x 1". The collar is 2" and the ferrule is 1". Such an awesome stick!
All Items : Antiques : Instruments and Implements : Walking Sticks : Pre 1900 item #1280935 (stock #cockatooblue)
Shelton Gallery - Helen LaFrance, Fine Art and Antiques
$1,250.00
This great carved ivory walking stick features a wonderful cockatoo with beautiful blue glass eyes. This stick has a coin silver British collar, ebony shaft and metal ferrule. This stick measures 37 1/4" x 1 1/4" x 1". The handle is 3" x 1 1/4" x 1". The collar is 1/4" and the ferrule is 1". A very nice stick!
All Items : Antiques : Instruments and Implements : Walking Sticks : Pre 1910 item #1121930 (stock #c.1900Lion)
Shelton Gallery - Helen LaFrance, Fine Art and Antiques
$975.00
A beautifully carved ivory lion forms the handle for this circa 1900-1910 dress cane. With glass eyes and a menacing snarl, the lion measures 2-1.2 x 1 inches and tops a slender ivory collar, rosewood shaft and ivory tip. Overall length is 36 inches.
All Items : Antiques : Instruments and Implements : Walking Sticks : Pre 1910 item #1121933 (stock #IvoryMadonna)
Shelton Gallery - Helen LaFrance, Fine Art and Antiques
$2,500.00
This handle of this turn-of-the-century walking stick has the figure of a Madonna carved from an unusually large piece of ivory. The handle measures 14-1/4 x 1-2/4 inches and tops an ebony shaft and an ivory tip. Overall length is 36 inches.
All Items : Antiques : Instruments and Implements : Walking Sticks : Pre 1910 item #1124664 (stock #Ivorymancane)
Shelton Gallery - Helen LaFrance, Fine Art and Antiques
$500.00
This Beautiful Victorian Ivory hand cane has been intricately carved with the features of a man's head. Minor (and old) repair to nose was made. 2 1/2" long handle, 1/2" silver collar, 2" wide, 2" deep with an overall length of 38".
All Items : Vintage Arts : Instruments and Implements : Medical : Pre 1910 item #1201623 (stock #medicalbook)
Shelton Gallery - Helen LaFrance, Fine Art and Antiques
$350.00
This is an incredible rare antique medicology or home encyclopedia of health...a complete family guide medical book printed in 1905. It is ten books in one volume and completely illustrated with gorgeous illustrations. These color illustrations with many different movable tabs, x-rays, color photograph and black and white photograph illustrations, engravings, portraits, botanical section, etc. very extensive volume and extremely large. printed by University Medical Society. by Joseph P. Wood ...
All Items : Fine Art : Paintings : Pre 1910 item #1202410 (stock #porcelainbir)
Shelton Gallery - Helen LaFrance, Fine Art and Antiques
$600.00
This is a very well painted piece of porcelain featuring two sandpipers nesting amongst a frove of trees and a s doe peers shyly from behind a tree in the distance. This picture has a period frame that complements the image. MC Haywood was an African-American painter born in Saline Michigan around 1853-1854 and studied at the Pennsylvania Academy of Fine arts. He live the majority of this life around Kansas and Missouri. Haywood passed away around 1910-1911. The piece of porcelain measures 11" x...
All Items : Vintage Arts : Decorative Art : Organics : Ivory : Pre 1920 item #1157583 (stock #dresserset)
Shelton Gallery - Helen LaFrance, Fine Art and Antiques
$850.00
This is an exquisite set of nine dresser pieces that are in fantastic shape. The pieces include a cuticle stick, nail buffer, mirror, brush, shoe horn, powder jar, cotton ball jar, toothbrush holder and monogrammed jar. These pieces do show some wear but for their age and the amount of love and use they are in outstanding shape. The mirror is an especially amazing find, very heavy, good quality glass. These pieces date back to the 1920's. The measurements of each piece are: cuticle stick 6 x 1, ...
All Items : Vintage Arts : Decorative Art : Organics : Ivory : Pre 1920 item #1162651 (stock #ivorydeity)
Shelton Gallery - Helen LaFrance, Fine Art and Antiques
$1,600.00
This is a very detailed sculpture of a deity standing on top of an elephant who stands on a ball. This is a very unique sculpture in excellent condition. Notice the impressive details all over this piece, including the feet, the design on the deity's dress and the details of the pearls. Also take note of the carving of the wood on the bottom of the piece. Such a great find! This piece measures 10 x 6 x 4.
All Items : Vintage Arts : Instruments and Implements : Walking Sticks : Pre 1920 item #1163492 (stock #trainingcane)
Shelton Gallery - Helen LaFrance, Fine Art and Antiques
$1,200.00
This is a rare, late 19th century American carved walking stick. This stick features two color glass eyes, a signed sterling collar and a Malacca weighted shaft. The ferrule is brass and doubles as a mechanism which lets a dog run in circles without tangling - how great is that? This ingenious stick measures 36 3/4 x 4 1/4 x 1 1/4. The ferrule measures 4 1/4", the collar 1" and the head measures 2 x 4 1/4 x 1 1/4. You can now buy this painting with Art Money, a service we offer our most valued c...
All Items : Antiques : Instruments and Implements : Walking Sticks : Pre 1920 item #1176880 (stock #ivorydogston)
Shelton Gallery - Helen LaFrance, Fine Art and Antiques
$1,250.00
This is a very collectable walking stick featuring a dog coming out of the handle. Note the stones stacked behind the dog and the additional intricate carving details in the dog. A very fine stick. This piece measures 36"x 5" x 1". The ferrule measures 1.5", the collar .75". The handle measures 1.75" x 5" x 1".
All Items : Vintage Arts : Instruments and Implements : Walking Sticks : Pre 1920 item #1181449 (stock #twoivorydogs)
Shelton Gallery - Helen LaFrance, Fine Art and Antiques
$2,000.00
This is an exceptional walking stick with two dogs racing each other. Notice the glass eye and the carving details of the brick wall and the waves of wheat or tall grass that surround them in their play. The intricate collar has the initials EW inscribed on it. Also take note of the wonderful details in the collar with the cherubs and trailing vines. This stick is in very good condition. The piece measures 35 1/4 x 4 1/4 x 1. The ferrule measures 1 1/4", the collar 1 3/8". The handle itself meas...
All Items : Vintage Arts : Instruments and Implements : Walking Sticks : Pre 1920 item #1181454 (stock #horsetwoivor)
Shelton Gallery - Helen LaFrance, Fine Art and Antiques
$2,000.00
This is an amazing walking stick that features two horses head side by side.Notice the glass eyes and the carving details of the horses. The ornate collar has the letter JEH inscribed on it. Also take note of the several flower details that appear on the handle. This stick measures 33 3/4 x 4 1/2 x 1. The ferrule measures 1 1/2", the collar 3/4". The handle itself measures 1 1/4 x 4 1/2 x 1. A wonderful horse walking stick for any collection.
All Items : Antiques : Instruments and Implements : Walking Sticks : Pre 1920 item #1187747 (stock #ivoryrabbit)
Shelton Gallery - Helen LaFrance, Fine Art and Antiques
$1,650.00
This is a lovely ivory rabbit walking stick. He has brown glass eyes and a gold plate collar. Very nice carving detail on his face with the fur and whiskers. He also wears a carved bow tie at the base of his neck. This stick measures 36" x 4.5" x 1". The handle/head measures 1.75" x 4.5" x 1". The collar measures .75" and the ferrule 1".
All Items : Vintage Arts : Instruments and Implements : Walking Sticks : Pre 1920 item #1197780 (stock #andlebulldog)
Shelton Gallery - Helen LaFrance, Fine Art and Antiques
$750.00
This is a unique bulldog walking stick. The handle of the stick is ivory and the bulldog on the end is metal. There is a very thin silver collar that separates the shaft from the ivory. There is a good amount of detail on this dog and the rosewood shaft is in good condition. The ferrule is ivory as well. This stick measures 35 1/4" x 5" x 1 1/4". The handle measures 1 1/2" x 5" x 1 1/4". The ferrule measures 1" and the collar 1/16".