Woman Artist Helen LaFrance by Shelton Gallery
All Items : Fine Art : Paintings : Pre 1960 item #1250462 (stock #blackpanther)
Shelton Gallery - Helen LaFrance, Fine Art and Antiques
$2,750.00
This is a wonderful painting of the illusive Florida black panther in the jungle climbing down a tree limb. There are great details such as flowers, exotic leaves, moss and bamboo. On the top of the frame on the back, is written Black WWII Artist. There is a signature in the bottom right corner that says "Cartiero". This painting measures 41 1/2" x 30" in a great gold gilt frame. You can now buy this painting with Art Money, a service we offer our most valued clients. Art Money will give you a 1...
All Items : Antiques : Instruments and Implements : Walking Sticks : Pre 1920 item #1250342 (stock #3monkeyivory)
Shelton Gallery - Helen LaFrance, Fine Art and Antiques
$900.00
This is a great stick featuring three ivory carved monkeys with glass eyes. This stick has great detail and has a monogram on one side that says Henry G. Schwarz 1006 Chestnut St. Phila. PA. Not sure if this refers to a store or a person. The sterling is marked Lyon Maker Sterling. This stick measures 35 1/2" x 4 1/2" x 1 1/4". The handle itself measures 1 1/2" x 4 1/2" x 1 1/4". The collar is 3/4" and the ferrule is 1".
All Items : Antiques : Instruments and Implements : Walking Sticks : Pre 1920 item #1247533 (stock #14kgoldstick)
Shelton Gallery - Helen LaFrance, Fine Art and Antiques
$1,650.00
This is a very nice 14k gold collar waking stick. The collar in engraved with the initials C.F. The handle is carved with a very nice design and measures 3"x5"x4". The overall length of the stick is 35 1/2" x 5" x 4". The collar is 3/4" and the ferrule is 1 1/2". A very nice stick.
All Items : Antiques : Instruments and Implements : Walking Sticks : Pre 1920 item #1247525 (stock #polkadotstic)
Shelton Gallery - Helen LaFrance, Fine Art and Antiques
$975.00
This is a great ivory walking stick that features a massive ivory handle, ivory ferrule, and great ivory polka dots on the shaft. What a fantastic looking stick! This piece measures 36 1/4" x 5" x 3 1/4". The ferrule measures 2 1/4" and the handle itself measures 11 1/2" x 5" x 3 1/4".
All Items : Fine Art : Paintings : Oil : Pre 1930 item #1241404 (stock #columbus)
Shelton Gallery - Helen LaFrance, Fine Art and Antiques
$3,500.00
This is a fantastic oil on Masonite painting of Columbus landing at the Indian Islands. This painting is signed and dated 1921 by artist Frank Herbert Zeitler of Germany. Zeitler was born in Germany in 1874 and died in Milwaukee, Wisconsin on July 30, 1940. His obituary, which appeared in the Milwaukee Journal, 7/31/1940, noted that his religious paintings (including murals) and sculptures were in churches in many parts of the world. His work could be seen in St. Francis and St. Joseph's Churche...
All Items : Vintage Arts : Instruments and Implements : Walking Sticks : Pre 1920 item #1225366 (stock #conductorsti)
Shelton Gallery - Helen LaFrance, Fine Art and Antiques
$1,500.00
This is a great walking stick for a conduction. Screw off the top and take out your conducting stick! Such a great stick! This stick measures 36 x 1 1/4 x 1 1/4. the handle measures 1 1/4 x 1 1/4 x 1 1/4. The ferrule measures 1 1/4" also. 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 1920 item #1206450 (stock #sittingdogst)
Shelton Gallery - Helen LaFrance, Fine Art and Antiques
$975.00
This Victorian walking stick boasts an ivory handle with a seated dog carved in relief. The dog has glass eyes and sits obediently. The handle itself is 4-3/8 x 1-1/4 inches and tops a rosewood shaft and 1-1/4-inch bi-metal tip. Overall length is 35-1/2 inches.
All Items : Vintage Arts : Instruments and Implements : Walking Sticks : Pre 1920 item #1204042 (stock #eroticlady)
Shelton Gallery - Helen LaFrance, Fine Art and Antiques
$650.00
This is a very nice erotic walking stick featuring a lady with her arms up fixing her hair. There is some great carving on this stick, be sure to check out the bow in her hair and the hair itself. With and ebony shaft and bone ferrule, this stick measures 35 1/2" x 1 1/4" x 1/2". The ferrule measures 1" and the collar 3/4". The handle itself measures 4 1/2" x 1 1/4" x 1/2". This stick is in very good condition.
All Items : Fine Art : Paintings : Pre 1930 item #1203602 (stock #gthobbspaint)
Shelton Gallery - Helen LaFrance, Fine Art and Antiques
$1,900.00
This is a fantastic painting done by the artist George Thompson Hobbs. Hobbs was an American visual artist from Philadelphia who was born in 1846 and died in 1929. He studied at the Academy Julian in Paris with Bouguereau and Robert-Fleury. This great painting measures 25" x 30" framed. It is signed in the lower left. A wonderful painting! 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,...
All Items : Vintage Arts : Decorative Art : Organics : Ivory : Pre 1920 item #1203593 (stock #doctorslady)
Shelton Gallery - Helen LaFrance, Fine Art and Antiques
$450.00
This is a great piece of Chinese history. A Chinese Doctor's Lady is a small figurine depicting a nude or nearly nude female, usually said to have been used by traditional Chinese male physicians to allow a female patient to indicate the location of her discomfort in a modest fashion, without showing or pointing to her own body. "Doctor's ladies" may be made from various materials such as ivory, resin, semiprecious stone, or soapstone, and are typically from 3 to 9 inches long, often with a base...
All Items : Vintage Arts : Decorative Art : Organics : Ivory : Pre 1940 item #1203327 (stock #ivoryelephan)
Shelton Gallery - Helen LaFrance, Fine Art and Antiques
$850.00
This is a fantastic carved elephant made from ivory. He is from the 1940's and in excellent condition. He weighs 1004 grams. He measures 7 x 7 1/2 x 3 1/2. He does have two age cracks underneath, but he is in in wonderful condition for such an old animal!
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 : 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 : Vintage Arts : Instruments and Implements : Walking Sticks : Pre 1920 item #1197792 (stock #ivorylion)
Shelton Gallery - Helen LaFrance, Fine Art and Antiques
$975.00
This is a very nice ivory lion head walking stick. The lion features some pretty carving and he has clear glass eyes. The shaft is ebony and the ferrule is also ivory. This stick measures 35 1/2" x 2" x 1". The handle is 3 1/4" x 2" x 1". The ferrule measures 3/4".
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".
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 #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 : 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 : 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 #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 : 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 : Musical : Pre 1970 item #1160906 (stock #roxyorgan)
Shelton Gallery - Helen LaFrance, Fine Art and Antiques
$500.00
This is an amazing piece of musical history for anyone who is a collector. In complete working condition, including the red button that lights up when it comes on. All the keys and buttons work and the pieces legs collapse to make it completely portable. This piece measures 31 x 25.5 x 11.24. Beautiful wood and finish, this piece is just a find!
All Items : Artists : Folk Art : Pre 2000 item #1160892 (stock #bobbyguns)
Shelton Gallery - Helen LaFrance, Fine Art and Antiques
$300.00
This drawing was done by artist Bobby Williford in 1996. Bobby Williford is a North Carolina native who now crafts his art in Nashville , Tennessee. Born in 1959 and formerly homeless, Williford has already had a one-man show and a group exhibition at Nashville's prestigious Cheekwood Museum of Art in February and December of 1996. His work has been acquired by numerous connoisseurs of folk art. His drawings are very distinctive and visually complex, and have the quality of brightly colored, fac...
All Items : Artists : Folk Art : Pre 2000 item #1160881 (stock #bobbywcar)
Shelton Gallery - Helen LaFrance, Fine Art and Antiques
$325.00
This drawing featuring a man driving an open vehicle up the road towards a rainbow, is an amazing drawing by artist Bobby Williford. Near the bottom of the drawing is the caption - "campus for human development". This piece is framed and measures 27 x 21 x .75. Bobby is a North Carolina native who now crafts his art in Nashville , Tennessee. Born in 1959 and formerly homeless, Williford has already had a one-man show and a group exhibition at Nashville's prestigious Cheekwood Museum of Art in Fe...
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 : Folk Art : Pre 1960 item #1157581 (stock #jackdaniels)
Shelton Gallery - Helen LaFrance, Fine Art and Antiques
$450.00
This is vintage Jack Daniel's wood carving sold to taverns and retail liquor business's to use as advertising/display. The name Jack Daniels appears on two sides of the base and the years 1850-1911 on the other two. This piece measures 17-3/4 x 4-3/4 x 4-3/4.
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 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 : 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 #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 : Fine Art : Paintings : Oil : N. America : American : Pre 1980 item #1097334 (stock #VicTorB)
Shelton Gallery - Helen LaFrance, Fine Art and Antiques
$975.00
This dramatic Modernist oil on masonite portrait of a "Lady of Quality" is fresh from the estate of a Palm Beach collector. The painting is by Vic Tor (signed lower right) and combines his trademark vibrant and iridescent use of color and surreal quality with many years of study of the history of fashion. Vic Tor was born in Indiana and studied at the Art Institute of Chicago for six years with Isabel Steel McKinnon Rubbreck and was influenced by modern master Hans Hoffman. Vic Tor's deep intere...
All Items : Fine Art : Sculpture : Pre 2000 item #1074743 (stock #DextrousCoup)
Shelton Gallery - Helen LaFrance, Fine Art and Antiques
$550.00
SULTON ROGERS (b. 1922-d. 2004) was the last of the Mississippi self-taught wood carvers and one of the greatest. He settled in Syracuse, New York, and learned something about carving from his father when he was young, taking it up again when he needed something to keep him awake during night shifts at a chemical plant. He eventually moved back to Mississippi to be with his people. From sugar pine, Rogers fashioned snakes, vampires, "haints” (spirits), bodies in coffins, figures with humorous,...
All Items : Fine Art : Paintings : Pre 1960 item #1072529 (stock #JapaneseCats)
Shelton Gallery - Helen LaFrance, Fine Art and Antiques
$250.00
This appealing print by Japanese artist Foussa Itaya (born in Paris 1919) is entitled "The Intruder". The Siamese cats are very much interested in the butterfly that hovers just above them. It is signed and dated Paris 1959, Dimensions are 18 x 22-1/2 inches, sight size. and 24-1/4 x 27 inches framed. Beautifully detailed and perfect for the collector of Japanese prints and cat lovers.
All Items : Vintage Arts : Instruments and Implements : Walking Sticks : Pre 1930 item #1057352 (stock #IvoryBird)
Shelton Gallery - Helen LaFrance, Fine Art and Antiques
$500.00
This interesting circa 1920s walking stick has a carved pelican's head for a handle. In its beak, the bird is holding what looks like a melon. Handle measures are 4 inches. The bird has glass eyes and the head sits on top of a rosewood shaft 1/4 inch in diameter and a 1-1/4-inch ivory tip. Overall length of this stick is 35-1/2 inches.
All Items : Artists : Folk Art : Pre 2000 item #1026851 (stock #wyattlamp)
Shelton Gallery - Helen LaFrance, Fine Art and Antiques
$650.00
A lamp carved by Henry Bridgewater. A man with a "life sentence and no possibility of parole" at the Louisiana State Prison in Angola. He is a carver of great skills and said to be prolific. His work may be seen from time to time at the Hayes Gallery in New Orleans, and at the 927 Gallery on Royal Street, in New Orleans. He has since died. A great folk art lamp. The headless Wyatt Earp. Sporting his pistols, boots and hat. Ready for a showdown, this lamp would be great for a western or folk ar...
All Items : Fine Art : Paintings : Pre 2000 item #919179 (stock #RGMoulinRoug)
Shelton Gallery - Helen LaFrance, Fine Art and Antiques
$8,500.00
This original drawing of the fin-De-siecle French cabaret Moulin Rouge by Red Grooms is marker on tracing paper and measures 26-1/2 x 39 inches, sight size, and 37 x 49 inches in archival blond wood frame. Built in 1889 in the red light district of Pigalle in Paris, the Moulin Rouge was the spiritual birthplace of the can-can. It was the subject of paintings by the post-impressionist painter Toulouse-Lautrec, who is pictured at the bottom left of the drawing. Red Grooms enjoys incorporating famo...