Pair J B Charmaille Venitian Harbor Oils featuring 2 Continental views including Venice Harbor titled San Giorgio Maggiore and a second castle and ships marine seascape with distant shoreline landscape. Note: This is Attributed to J. B. Charmaille as the signature appears to be J. Charma.... and we found American painter J. B. Charmaille referenced but have located no illustrated works, only a documented one, that example being referenced View of Naples, 1852, active 1842-1852, American, 1852 American Art Union sale, 17.5 x 10 inches, A view of water with Vesuvius in Mediterranean on the 19th-artworldwide org site, these examples comprising this lot both oil on canvas, both 10.375 x 18.75 inches, frames additional size, the San Giorgio signed partially illegibly lower left and titled on stretcher verso, the second unsigned, both with numerous old auction, sale, gallery, inventory,and or exhibition numbers verso. Post WWII gessoed frame moldings.
Post WWII conservation, both not lined, both with stretcher bar wear and medium craquelure throughout, upper central patch to Venitian scene. Light wear to frame corners.