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Riverside Art Finds joins Charish Buying Venue

Charish offers White Glove Shipping – a great bonus for large and heavy weight items that are not practical to box and ship. They also offer their shoppers credit card purchasing, instant payment and processing. Keeping the name consistent I … Continue reading

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New Shopping Avenue on Etsy

Check out the RiversideArtFinds Etsy store for new finds. Small paintings, etchings, tintypes, and frames. Inventory is available with the quick Etsy checkout system, of course I am always available by phone or email for questions or additional pictures. Great … Continue reading

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Mary Russell Smith Biography

                                             Mary Russell Smith was born at Edgehill, close to Jenkintown, Pennsylvania. She was a true lover of nature and all the things of nature, wandering the fields and woods near her childhood home, gathering objects that caught … Continue reading

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Gretchen Rogers Arts & Crafts period American artist

                                             Margaret Rogers, known as Gretchen became a painter and pastelist, primarily of portraits and figure studies, but also of still lifes, landscapes, and interiors. This figure and still life painter was a student of Edmund Tarbell at … Continue reading

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American Arts and Crafts

The Arts and Crafts movement was an exciting time of change in the American aesthetic. Generally accepted to be between 1880 and 1920, with the core of popularity 1910- 1915. Well known is the distinctive Mission style Stickley furniture, Frank Lloyd Wright … Continue reading

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Robert Loftin Newman unique American Visionary

Just added, two new Robert Loftin Newman oil paintings. Newman is a very unique American artist  born in 1827 and died in 1912. He is often compared to American icon Albert Pinkham Ryder but Newman was Ryder’s senior and biographical … Continue reading

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John Frederick Herring Junior 1820-1907 England

Best known for his equine art, he was the son of John Frederick Herring, Sr., animal and sporting painter.John F. Herring, Jr. was born in Doncaster c.1820; an older brother born 1815 and bearing the same name, presumably had died … Continue reading

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John Frederick Herring Senior 1795-1865 England

John F. Herring was born in Surrey, England in 1795.  For four years he drove the coach, “York and London Highflyer”, and painting in his leisure, gained a reputation as the “coachman-painter”.  He eventually devoted himself entirely to painting, receiving … Continue reading

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Thomas Percy Earl 1874-1947 England

Thomas Percy Earl  1874 – 1947 Thomas Percy Earl was one of the renowned Earl family of sporting and animal painters. His father was George Earl (1824-1908), who was known principally as a painter of sporting dogs and who is … Continue reading

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Charles Appel 1857 – 1928

Born in Brooklyn, New York, Charles Appel is known for romantic landscapes and marine paintings in Tonalist and Impressionistic styles.He was a pupil of Francis Luis Mora and William Merritt Chase at the New York School of Art and of … Continue reading

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