Pair Antique Framed Oil Paintings on Board

2305-34494 (Click to Inquire About This Item)

Location: Dallas

Set in their original ebonized frames, this pair of paintings by artist Claude Burton depict an affluent Flemish family on one, and a rural family on the other. Note the intriguing detail in the surroundings and the subjects' raiment. The artist has chosen solid planks of mahogany, prized for its ability to weather decade after decade without experiencing the problems of aging.
Circa 1870s.
One measures 14 x 12 overall; canvas 8.5 x 6.5; and the other is 14.5 x 12.5 overall; canvas 9 x 7.