CHARLES RELYEA

CALENDAR PAINTING - BE IT EVER SO HUMBLE - JUST A SONG AT TWIGHLIGHT

PRICE : $1000.00

 

ORIGINAL PAINTING BY CHARLES RELYEA.   FAMILY SHOWN SITTING ON A PORCH SINGING AND PLAYING INSTRUMENTS.    THE PAINTING IS NOT SIGNED BUT HAS BEEN VERIFIED AS PAINTED BY CHARLES RELYEA.   THIS WAS USED FOR CALENDARS AND PRINTS FROM THE SERIES OF IMAGES CALLED 'HOME - BE IT EVER SO HUMBLE'.   THIS PAINTING IS WAS PRODUCED FOR A CALENDAR PRINT TITLED 'JUST A SONG AT TWIGHLIGHT'.   

 

CHARLES RELYEA IS BEST KNOWN FOR HIS PAINTINGS OF INDIAN MAIDENS, FANTASY LADIES AND GENRE PAINTINGS.   HE WORKED IN THE 1920S AND 1930S FOR MANY CALENDAR COMPANIES.

 

OVERALL 32 X 26 IN AN ORNATE ORIGINAL PERIOD FRAME

THE PAINTING IS OIL ON BOARD.

THE PAINTING IS 28 X 22.

 

AN ORIGINAL CALENDAR PRINT IS INCLUDED WITH THE PAINTING.



CHARLES RELYEA

LADY AND HER HORSE

PRICE : $750.00

 

ORIGINAL PAINTING BY CHARLES RELYEA.   BEAUTFUL LADY IN RIDING OUTFIT PUTTING FLOWERS IN HER HORSE'S HARNESS.   THE PAINTING IS NOT SIGNED BUT IS ATTRIBUTED TO CHARLES RELYEA.   ON THE BACK OF THE FRAME IS WRITTEN 'CHARLES RELYEA - MCCLURES 1904'.   ALSO WRITTEN IS THE TITLE 'DECORATING THE PONY' AND THE LINE 'LET ME PUT A FLOWER IN YOUR BUTTON HOLE'.    IT WOULD HAVE BEEN USED AS AN ILLUSTRATION IN A MAGAZINE STORY. 

 

OVERALL 24.5 X 16.5 IN THE ORIGINAL FRAME

THE PAINTING IS WATERCOLOR/GOUCHE ON BOARD.

THE PAINTING IS 19 X 11.