Baraset House Fine Art offers a collection of Paintings spanning four centuries. We are specialists in Old Masters paintings from the 16th to 18th century, with a focus on Important Historical Portraiture, Provenance & the History of our Sitters.
We offer a fine selection of 19th century historical paintings, Early Scottish Impressionists, Female Masterworks, Canadian Impressionists & Modern British Masters, with particular focus on Exhibition History & Important Provenance.
William Stewart MacGeorge, RSA
Bark Peeling, 1889
Exhibited at The Royal Scottish Academy (1889) no.72
John da Costa
Portrait of Emilia Francis Strong,
Lady Dilke (1840-1904), 1895
Celebrated Author, Art Historian, Women's Rights Activist & Founder of the Women's Trade Union League
Exhibited at John da Costa: A Memorial Exhibition (1974), Leighton House , no.1.
Formerly in the collection of Womens Rights Activist Miss Gertrude Tuckwell, first female JP of London
Formerly in the Collection of the Chelsea Public Library.
John Thomas Seton
in Van Dyck dress holding a porte-crayon, circa 1775
In 1776, Seton travelled to Calcutta, where he established a flourishing practice. He received commissions to paint portraits from the upper echelons of the British East India Company in Bengal, including Warren Hastings, Lieutenant-General Sir Eyre Coote, Chief Justice Sir Roberts Chambers, surgeon Ninian Lowis, and Maratha Empire statesman Nana Fadnavis.
Elisabeth Jerichau Baumann
This important drawing was executed in Cairo on Mme. Jerichau Baumann's first trip to Egypt in 1869-70.
On that trip that she became the first European painter to be granted access into the harems of Constantinople.
Elisabeth Jerichau Baumann
Of Royal Interest - formerly in the Collection of
HRH Princess Christian of Schleswig-Holstein
HRH Princess Helena Victoria
HRH Princess Marie Louise
Exhibited at The Berlin Academy of Arts (1868), under the title "Strumpfstopferin by Elisabeth Jerichau"
also exhibited under the title: 'Strømpestoppersken'
also called: 'Peasant Woman of North Germany'
Sir Frank Brangwyn, ARA
After Trafalgar, 1911
Illustration for Robert Southey's Life of Nelson published by Gibbings & Co. (1911)
Frontispiece illustration for William Whall's Romance of Navigation published by S Low Marston & Co. (1925)
James Francis Edward Stuart
The Old Pretender of Scotland
called James III & VIII
bust length in a cuirass and red cloak
signed and dated 1755
Gilbert Stuart Newton, RA
Portrait of Catarina Schindlerin
a German opera singer who made her London debut in 'Armida' at the King's Theatre 1775
Formerly in the Collection of John Heugh (1878)
Formerly in the Collection of Sir John Pender (1897)
Portrait of a Maja
half-length wearing a black taffeta mantilla
trimmed with scarlet fringes
James Eckford Lauder, RSA
The Jewel Casket
scene from La Duenna, circa 1850
Exhibited at The Royal Scottish Academy (1850) no.114.
Exhibited at The Royal Society of British Artists Exhibition (1843) no.548 and at The Art-Union Exhibition (1843) no.118.
Victor Joseph Chavet
The Artist in his Studio
l'artiste dans l'atelier
full-length seated at an easel
with palette and brush in hand
Exhibited at The French Exhibition (London, 1861) no.21.
The Dark Rolling Dee, 1899
Exhibited at The Royal Glasgow Institute of Art (1899) no.451
Exhibited at The Carnegie Institute of Art (1899) no.162
Exhibited at The Whitechapel Gallery Exhbition (1912) no.16