Antique 19th C. Interior Scene Painting with a Man and Dog by James Brade SWORD

Antique 19th C. Interior Scene Painting with a Man and Dog by James Brade SWORD
Antique 19th C. Interior Scene Painting with a Man and Dog by James Brade SWORD
Antique 19th C. Interior Scene Painting with a Man and Dog by James Brade SWORD
Antique 19th C. Interior Scene Painting with a Man and Dog by James Brade SWORD
Antique 19th C. Interior Scene Painting with a Man and Dog by James Brade SWORD
Antique 19th C. Interior Scene Painting with a Man and Dog by James Brade SWORD

Antique 19th C. Interior Scene Painting with a Man and Dog by James Brade SWORD
Gentleman smoking a pipe in tavern a dog at his feet. Size: 18 x 14 in. Frame 20.5 x 16.5 in. This painting is one of a pair. The second is in my listing with #. Was born in Philadelphia in 1839 but spent much of his youth in Macao, China. Sword studied painting at the Pennsylvania Academy under Christian Schussele and then with marine artist George Washington Nicholson. Throughout his artistic career, he painted a wide range of subjects, from portraits and genre scenes to landscapes in the Hudson River idiom.

He also painted various locales in the Northeast, including eastern Pennsylvania, Newport, Rhode Island, the New Jersey shore, the White Mountains and the Adirondack Mountains. He was elected President of the Philadelphia Society of Artists in 1878 and, in 1887, Director of the Art Club of Philadelphia. Sword was also a member of the Brooklyn Art Association and of the Boston Art Club.

He died in Philadelphia in 1915. Work by James Brade Sword can be found in the collections of the University of Pennsylvania, the Pennsylvania Academy of Fine Arts, the Reading Pa. Public Museum, the Farnsworth Art Museum, the Washington County Md.

Museum of Fine Arts, the Colby College Museum, and the Yale Art Gallery. Sword's portrait of House Speaker J.

Jones still hangs in the Capitol in Washington. This item is in the category "Art\Paintings".

The seller is "kdesignstudio" and is located in this country: US. This item can be shipped worldwide.


Antique 19th C. Interior Scene Painting with a Man and Dog by James Brade SWORD