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Painter, b. 1835 - d. 1903

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        • John Henry Dolph (1835-1903) Dogs In Barn Oil On Canvas
          Jan. 23, 2024

          John Henry Dolph (1835-1903) Dogs In Barn Oil On Canvas

          Est: $200 - $2,000

          DESCRIPTION: Oil on canvas painting by John Henry Dolph depicting two chained dogs attempting to catch a mouse in a barn strewn with straw. Signed at lower left. Mounted in a gilt frame. CIRCA: Mid-19th to early 20th Century ORIGIN: USA DIMENSIONS: With frame - H: 20" W: 2" L: 28" Without frame - H: 16" W: 0.75" L: 23.75" CONDITION: Touch-ups on broom bristles and black dog; canvas has been relined Unless otherwise stated, all information provided is the opinion of our specialists. Should you have any specific questions regarding the condition of this lot, please use the ask question button or send us an email.

          Akiba Galleries
        • John Henry Dolph
          Nov. 08, 2023

          John Henry Dolph

          Est: $1,000 - $2,000

          John Henry Dolph American, 1835-1903 Kittens with Fish Bowl Signed J Dolph (ll); inscribed 549 on the reverse Oil on canvas 14 X 20 inches (Framed: 25 1/4 x 31 1/4 inches) Frame rub and visible stretcher bar marks. No restorations were observed under UV light.

          Doyle New York
        • JOHN HENRY DOLPH, American 1835-1903, “Baby Playing with Kittens”, oil on canvas, 22 x 30 inches (55.9 x 76.2 cm.), Frame: 28 x 2 x 36 in. (71.1 x 5.1 x 91.4 cm.)
          Oct. 26, 2023

          JOHN HENRY DOLPH, American 1835-1903, “Baby Playing with Kittens”, oil on canvas, 22 x 30 inches (55.9 x 76.2 cm.), Frame: 28 x 2 x 36 in. (71.1 x 5.1 x 91.4 cm.)

          Est: $4,000 - $6,000

          JOHN HENRY DOLPH American, 1835-1903 "Baby Playing with Kittens" oil on canvas signed lower left "JA Dolph"

          Shannon's
        • John Henry Dolph
          Sep. 12, 2023

          John Henry Dolph

          Est: $1,500 - $2,500

          John Henry Dolph American, 1835-1903 Lunch! Signed JDolph (ll) Oil on canvas laid to board 13 x 19 1/8 inches (33 x 48.5 cm) (Frame dimensions: 26 x 31 x 4 inches) Heavy craquelure; frame rubbing; 1 1/2 inch line of inpainting in the upper left corner; small area of inpainting over an area of impact craquelure at upper right center; difficult to detect further restoration through the varnish under UV light.

          Doyle New York
        • John Henry Dolph (American, 1835-1903) 3 Kittens, oil on canvas board, signed lower left, painting approx. 14 x 20 inches
          Aug. 15, 2023

          John Henry Dolph (American, 1835-1903) 3 Kittens, oil on canvas board, signed lower left, painting approx. 14 x 20 inches

          Est: $1,000 - $1,500

          John Henry Dolph (American, 1835-1903) 3 Kittens, oil on canvas board, signed lower left, painting approx. 14 x 20 inches

          Bill Hood & Sons Arts & Antiques Auctions
        • JOHN HENRY DOLPH (New York/Ohio, 1835-1903), Shepherdess tending her herd of goats., Oil on canvas, 10” x 16”. Framed 15.5” x 21.25”.
          Jul. 28, 2023

          JOHN HENRY DOLPH (New York/Ohio, 1835-1903), Shepherdess tending her herd of goats., Oil on canvas, 10” x 16”. Framed 15.5” x 21.25”.

          Est: $1,000 - $2,000

          JOHN HENRY DOLPH New York/Ohio, 1835-1903 Shepherdess tending her herd of goats. Signed lower left "J. Dolph".

          Eldred's
        • JOHN HENRY DOLPH
          May. 25, 2023

          JOHN HENRY DOLPH

          Est: $400 - $600

          JOHN HENRY DOLPH (American, 1835-1903), still life with grapes, pear and butterflies, 1864, oil on board, signed with ''JHD'' monogram and dated lower right. Craquelure, abrasions. Board 5-1/4''h, 8''w. Provenance: Estate of Joseph ''Jay'' St. Mark, PhD, of Newtown, Connecticut, historian, appraiser, and collector of fine Americana; previously sold at Keno Auctions, New York, June 12, 2012, lot 34.

          South Bay Auctions Inc
        • John Henry Dolph
          Apr. 27, 2023

          John Henry Dolph

          Est: $600 - $900

          John Henry Dolph (New York, 1835-1903) WAITING FOR BREAKFAST oil on board, framed, signed H9 5/8" W13 1/4" Provenance: Georgia estate

          Charlton Hall
        • JOHN HENRY DOLPH (New York/Ohio, 1835-1903), Cat on the prowl, circa 1899., Pencil on wove paper, 6.75” x 10.25”. Unframed.
          Nov. 04, 2022

          JOHN HENRY DOLPH (New York/Ohio, 1835-1903), Cat on the prowl, circa 1899., Pencil on wove paper, 6.75” x 10.25”. Unframed.

          Est: $300 - $400

          JOHN HENRY DOLPH New York/Ohio, 1835-1903 Cat on the prowl, circa 1899. Signed and dated lower right "J.H. Dolph Mar 99".

          Eldred's
        • John Henry Dolph oil on panel barnyard scene
          Oct. 06, 2022

          John Henry Dolph oil on panel barnyard scene

          Est: $500 - $800

          John Henry Dolph (American 1835-1903), oil on panel barnyard with chickens and ducks, signed lower left, 11 3/4" x 7 1/2". Provenance: A Carlisle, Pennsylvania collection.

          Pook & Pook Inc.
        • John Henry Dolph, Am. 1835-1903, Cat and Kittens, Oil on canvas, framed, 11 1/8" x 20" actual, 18 5/8" x 27 5/8" framed
          Aug. 20, 2022

          John Henry Dolph, Am. 1835-1903, Cat and Kittens, Oil on canvas, framed, 11 1/8" x 20" actual, 18 5/8" x 27 5/8" framed

          Est: $4,000 - $6,000

          John Henry Dolph Am., 1835-1903 Cat and Kittens Oil on canvas, framed Signed l.l.

          Barridoff Auctions
        • JOHN HENRY DOLPH, STILL LIFE, O/C.
          Jun. 04, 2022

          JOHN HENRY DOLPH, STILL LIFE, O/C.

          Est: $700 - $900

          Dolph, John Henry ( American, 1835-1903) Still life with a figure and plate. Oil on canvas. Signed l.l. Sight: 18" x 12" Frame: 23 3/4" x 17 1/2" Condition: craquelure, chip to paint u.l.

          Quinn's Auction Galleries
        • John Henry Dolph oil on canvas
          Jan. 14, 2022

          John Henry Dolph oil on canvas

          Est: $2,000 - $3,000

          John Henry Dolph (American 1835-1903), oil on canvas of a cat and kittens playing, signed lower left, 14" x 20".

          Pook & Pook Inc.
        • Signed Pug Dog Oil Painting by John Henry Dolph
          Oct. 23, 2021

          Signed Pug Dog Oil Painting by John Henry Dolph

          Est: $6,000 - $7,000

          Signed Original Pug Dog Oil Painting on Board by John Henry Dolph (American, 1835–1903) circa 1880's to 1890's who exhibited in the National Academy from 1864 until his death in 1903. John Henry Dolph is best known as a painter of domestic animals and farm scenes, especially cats, and in 1894 was described as the "leading cat painter in America" by Quarterly Illustrator. Born in 1835 in New York, he did do portraiture and landscapes in Ohio from 1857 to 1861. Returning to New York in 1872, he found his niche in painting cats and dogs. He passed away in 1903 from heart disease. Actual Painting Size: 8"x12". Beautiful Gold Gilded Frame Size: 16 3/4"x21".

          Gulfcoast Coin and Jewelry
        • John Dolph oil
          Oct. 23, 2021

          John Dolph oil

          Est: $1,500 - $2,500

          Sketch of a Sculptor- oil on board, 1872, appears to be titled lower right by illegible, 1'' crack in paint in upper right corner. 7 1/8 x 8 3/8''

          Rachel Davis Fine Arts
        • John Henry Dolph. American. Large farmyard scene with
          Sep. 19, 2021

          John Henry Dolph. American. Large farmyard scene with

          Est: $2,000 - $3,000

          John Henry Dolph. American. Large farmyard scene with horses by a blacksmith shop with figures. Oil on canvas. Framed. Signed lower left. Old reline. Minor scattered inpaint. Sight: 26 x 38.5in. Overall: 38 x 51in.

          Tremont Auctions
        • Signed Pug Dog Oil Painting by John Henry Dolph
          Sep. 18, 2021

          Signed Pug Dog Oil Painting by John Henry Dolph

          Est: $6,000 - $7,000

          Signed Original Pug Dog Oil Painting on Board by John Henry Dolph (American, 1835–1903) circa 1880's to 1890's who exhibited in the National Academy from 1864 until his death in 1903. John Henry Dolph is best known as a painter of domestic animals and farm scenes, especially cats, and in 1894 was described as the "leading cat painter in America" by Quarterly Illustrator. Born in 1835 in New York, he did do portraiture and landscapes in Ohio from 1857 to 1861. Returning to New York in 1872, he found his niche in painting cats and dogs. He passed away in 1903 from heart disease. Actual Painting Size: 8"x12". Beautiful Gold Gilded Frame Size: 16 3/4"x21".

          Gulfcoast Coin and Jewelry
        • John Henry Dolph
          Sep. 05, 2021

          John Henry Dolph

          Est: -

          (1835 Fort Ann, NY, USA - 1903) Wann kommt sie zurück? Eine Schar besorgt blickender Welpen erwarten die Rückkehr der Mutter. Charakteristisches, anrührendes Werk des amerikanischen Tiermalers Dolph, der sich nach seiner Ausbildung zum Porträtmaler in Cleveland in Antwerpen im Fach Tiermalerei weiterbildete und mit seinen einfühlsamen Katzen- und Hundebildern große Erfolge feierte. Öl/Lwd., doubl; L. u. sign.; 41 cm x 61 cm. Rahmen. Oil on canvas, relined. Signed.

          Kunstauktionshaus Schloss Ahlden
        • Signed Pug Dog Oil Painting by John Henry Dolph
          Aug. 21, 2021

          Signed Pug Dog Oil Painting by John Henry Dolph

          Est: $6,000 - $7,000

          Signed Original Pug Dog Oil Painting on Board by John Henry Dolph (American, 1835–1903) circa 1880's to 1890's who exhibited in the National Academy from 1864 until his death in 1903. John Henry Dolph is best known as a painter of domestic animals and farm scenes, especially cats, and in 1894 was described as the "leading cat painter in America" by Quarterly Illustrator. Born in 1835 in New York, he did do portraiture and landscapes in Ohio from 1857 to 1861. Returning to New York in 1872, he found his niche in painting cats and dogs. He passed away in 1903 from heart disease. Actual Painting Size: 8"x12". Beautiful Gold Gilded Frame Size: 16 3/4"x21".

          Gulfcoast Coin and Jewelry
        • JOHN HENRY DOLPH (New York/Ohio, 1835-1903), Two kittens at play., Oil on canvas, 8" x 10". Framed 12" x 14".
          Jul. 29, 2021

          JOHN HENRY DOLPH (New York/Ohio, 1835-1903), Two kittens at play., Oil on canvas, 8" x 10". Framed 12" x 14".

          Est: $800 - $1,200

          JOHN HENRY DOLPH New York/Ohio, 1835-1903 Two kittens at play. Signed lower left "J.H. Dolph".

          Eldred's
        • JOHN HENRY DOLPH (New York/Ohio, 1835-1903), A dog and kitten standing over a bowl., Oil on canvas, 8" x 10". Framed 12" x 14".
          Jul. 29, 2021

          JOHN HENRY DOLPH (New York/Ohio, 1835-1903), A dog and kitten standing over a bowl., Oil on canvas, 8" x 10". Framed 12" x 14".

          Est: $800 - $1,200

          JOHN HENRY DOLPH New York/Ohio, 1835-1903 A dog and kitten standing over a bowl. Signed lower left "J.H. Dolph".

          Eldred's
        • John Henry Dolph (American, 1835-1903), Kittens playing, oil on board, 5 3/4 x 8 1/4in (14.5 x 21cm)
          Jul. 25, 2021

          John Henry Dolph (American, 1835-1903), Kittens playing, oil on board, 5 3/4 x 8 1/4in (14.5 x 21cm)

          Est: $800 - $1,200

          John Henry Dolph (American, 1835-1903) Kittens playing oil on board signed lower left J. Dolph

          Andrew Jones Auctions
        • Signed Pug Dog Oil Painting by John Henry Dolph
          Jul. 10, 2021

          Signed Pug Dog Oil Painting by John Henry Dolph

          Est: $6,000 - $7,000

          Signed Original Pug Dog Oil Painting on Board by John Henry Dolph (American, 1835–1903) circa 1880's to 1890's who exhibited in the National Academy from 1864 until his death in 1903. John Henry Dolph is best known as a painter of domestic animals and farm scenes, especially cats, and in 1894 was described as the "leading cat painter in America" by Quarterly Illustrator. Born in 1835 in New York, he did do portraiture and landscapes in Ohio from 1857 to 1861. Returning to New York in 1872, he found his niche in painting cats and dogs. He passed away in 1903 from heart disease. Actual Painting Size: 8"x12". Beautiful Gold Gilded Frame Size: 16 3/4"x21".

          Gulfcoast Coin and Jewelry
        • Signed Pug Dog Oil Painting by John Henry Dolph
          Jun. 12, 2021

          Signed Pug Dog Oil Painting by John Henry Dolph

          Est: $6,000 - $7,000

          Signed Original Pug Dog Oil Painting on Board by John Henry Dolph (American, 1835–1903) circa 1880's to 1890's who exhibited in the National Academy from 1864 until his death in 1903. John Henry Dolph is best known as a painter of domestic animals and farm scenes, especially cats, and in 1894 was described as the "leading cat painter in America" by Quarterly Illustrator. Born in 1835 in New York, he did do portraiture and landscapes in Ohio from 1857 to 1861. Returning to New York in 1872, he found his niche in painting cats and dogs. He passed away in 1903 from heart disease. Actual Painting Size: 8"x12". Beautiful Gold Gilded Frame Size: 16 3/4"x21".

          Gulfcoast Coin and Jewelry
        • Attrib: John Henry Dolph (1835-1903)
          Jun. 09, 2021

          Attrib: John Henry Dolph (1835-1903)

          Est: $1,500 - $2,500

          Attributed To: John Henry Dolph, American (1835 - 1903) Oil on Canvas "Playful Kittens" Signed Lower Right. Baystate Stretcher stamp on the reverse side. Measures 14" x 20-1/8", frame measures 21-1/2" x 27-1/2" x 1-3/4". A work listed as "attributed to:" the respective artist has not been authenticated by a recognized expert on the artist in question. We offer such a work without warranty as to authenticity. Condition: Good condition. Estimate: $1500.00 - $2500.00 Domestic Shipping: $145.00

          Kodner Galleries
        • Signed Pug Dog Oil Painting by John Henry Dolph
          Feb. 06, 2021

          Signed Pug Dog Oil Painting by John Henry Dolph

          Est: $6,000 - $7,000

          Signed Original Pug Dog Oil Painting on Board by John Henry Dolph (American, 1835–1903) circa 1880's to 1890's who exhibited in the National Academy from 1864 until his death in 1903. John Henry Dolph is best known as a painter of domestic animals and farm scenes, especially cats, and in 1894 was described as the "leading cat painter in America" by Quarterly Illustrator. Born in 1835 in New York, he did do portraiture and landscapes in Ohio from 1857 to 1861. Returning to New York in 1872, he found his niche in painting cats and dogs. He passed away in 1903 from heart disease. Actual Painting Size: 8"x12". Beautiful Gold Gilded Frame Size: 16 3/4"x21".

          Gulfcoast Coin and Jewelry
        • AFTER JOHN HENRY DOLPH (19th Century), Cat with kittens., Oil on canvas, 9" x 12.25". Framed 16" x 19".
          Jan. 21, 2021

          AFTER JOHN HENRY DOLPH (19th Century), Cat with kittens., Oil on canvas, 9" x 12.25". Framed 16" x 19".

          Est: $400 - $600

          AFTER JOHN HENRY DOLPH 19th Century Cat with kittens. Signed lower right "J Dolph". Oil on canvas, 9" x 12.25". Framed 16" x 19".

          Eldred's
        • Signed Pug Dog Oil Painting by John Henry Dolph
          Dec. 12, 2020

          Signed Pug Dog Oil Painting by John Henry Dolph

          Est: $6,000 - $7,000

          Signed Original Pug Dog Oil Painting on Board by John Henry Dolph (American, 1835–1903) circa 1880's to 1890's who exhibited in the National Academy from 1864 until his death in 1903. John Henry Dolph is best known as a painter of domestic animals and farm scenes, especially cats, and in 1894 was described as the "leading cat painter in America" by Quarterly Illustrator. Born in 1835 in New York, he did do portraiture and landscapes in Ohio from 1857 to 1861. Returning to New York in 1872, he found his niche in painting cats and dogs. He passed away in 1903 from heart disease. Actual Painting Size: 8"x12". Beautiful Gold Gilded Frame Size: 16 3/4"x21".

          Gulfcoast Coin and Jewelry
        • John Henry Dolph (American, 1835-1903), , The Art Critic
          Dec. 08, 2020

          John Henry Dolph (American, 1835-1903), , The Art Critic

          Est: $1,200 - $1,800

          John Henry Dolph (American, 1835-1903) The Art Critic Signed with conjoined initials and dated 'JH Dolph 86' bottom left, oil on canvas 18 x 24 in. (45.7 x 61cm) provenance: Newman Galleries, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania. Property of a Main Line, Philadelphia Gentleman.

          Freeman's
        • Signed Pug Dog Oil Painting by John Henry Dolph
          Dec. 05, 2020

          Signed Pug Dog Oil Painting by John Henry Dolph

          Est: $6,000 - $7,000

          Signed Original Pug Dog Oil Painting on Board by John Henry Dolph (American, 1835–1903) circa 1880's to 1890's who exhibited in the National Academy from 1864 until his death in 1903. John Henry Dolph is best known as a painter of domestic animals and farm scenes, especially cats, and in 1894 was described as the "leading cat painter in America" by Quarterly Illustrator. Born in 1835 in New York, he did do portraiture and landscapes in Ohio from 1857 to 1861. Returning to New York in 1872, he found his niche in painting cats and dogs. He passed away in 1903 from heart disease. Actual Painting Size: 8"x12". Beautiful Gold Gilded Frame Size: 16 3/4"x21".

          Gulfcoast Coin and Jewelry
        • John Henry Dolph - Four puppies
          Dec. 03, 2020

          John Henry Dolph - Four puppies

          Est: €1,200 - €1,500

          Signed lower left. Remnants of an English catalogue excerpt verso. Oil on canvas. 41 x 61 cm. Relined. Restored, minor damage. Framed.

          Neumeister
        • Signed Pug Dog Oil Painting by John Henry Dolph
          Nov. 07, 2020

          Signed Pug Dog Oil Painting by John Henry Dolph

          Est: $6,000 - $7,000

          Signed Original Pug Dog Oil Painting on Board by John Henry Dolph (American, 1835–1903) circa 1880's to 1890's who exhibited in the National Academy from 1864 until his death in 1903. John Henry Dolph is best known as a painter of domestic animals and farm scenes, especially cats, and in 1894 was described as the "leading cat painter in America" by Quarterly Illustrator. Born in 1835 in New York, he did do portraiture and landscapes in Ohio from 1857 to 1861. Returning to New York in 1872, he found his niche in painting cats and dogs. He passed away in 1903 from heart disease. Actual Painting Size: 8"x12". Beautiful Gold Gilded Frame Size: 16 3/4"x21".

          Gulfcoast Coin and Jewelry
        • John Henry Dolph (American, 1835-1903), "A Watchful Eye"
          Sep. 26, 2020

          John Henry Dolph (American, 1835-1903), "A Watchful Eye"

          Est: $6,000 - $9,000

          John Henry Dolph (American, 1835-1903) "A Watchful Eye", 1901 oil on canvas signed and dated lower left. Framed. 16" x 20", framed 23" x 27-3/16"

          New Orleans Auction Galleries
        • Signed Pug Dog Oil Painting by John Henry Dolph
          Aug. 22, 2020

          Signed Pug Dog Oil Painting by John Henry Dolph

          Est: $6,000 - $7,000

          Signed Original Pug Dog Oil Painting on Board by John Henry Dolph (American, 1835–1903) circa 1880's to 1890's who exhibited in the National Academy from 1864 until his death in 1903. John Henry Dolph is best known as a painter of domestic animals and farm scenes, especially cats, and in 1894 was described as the "leading cat painter in America" by Quarterly Illustrator. Born in 1835 in New York, he did do portraiture and landscapes in Ohio from 1857 to 1861. Returning to New York in 1872, he found his niche in painting cats and dogs. He passed away in 1903 from heart disease. Actual Painting Size: 8"x12". Beautiful Gold Gilded Frame Size: 16 3/4"x21".

          Gulfcoast Coin and Jewelry
        • 19th Century Attributed to: John Dolph (American 1835 - 1903) oil on canvas, Hunting dog after the hunt. signed Lower right, 9-1/2 x 16 inches, overall framed size 22 x 16 inches
          Jun. 30, 2020

          19th Century Attributed to: John Dolph (American 1835 - 1903) oil on canvas, Hunting dog after the hunt. signed Lower right, 9-1/2 x 16 inches, overall framed size 22 x 16 inches

          Est: $100 - $500

          19th Century Attributed to: John Dolph (American 1835 - 1903) oil on canvas, Hunting dog after the hunt. signed Lower right, 9-1/2 x 16 inches, overall framed size 22 x 16 inches

          Bill Hood & Sons Arts & Antiques Auctions
        • JOHN HENRY DOLPH, New York/Ohio, 1835-1903, Cat with kittens., Oil on canvas, 9" x 12.25". Framed 16" x 19".
          Jun. 12, 2020

          JOHN HENRY DOLPH, New York/Ohio, 1835-1903, Cat with kittens., Oil on canvas, 9" x 12.25". Framed 16" x 19".

          Est: $2,000 - $3,000

          JOHN HENRY DOLPH New York/Ohio, 1835-1903 Cat with kittens. Signed lower right "J Dolph". Oil on canvas, 9" x 12.25". Framed 16" x 19".

          Eldred's
        • Signed Pug Dog Oil Painting by John Henry Dolph
          May. 30, 2020

          Signed Pug Dog Oil Painting by John Henry Dolph

          Est: $6,000 - $7,000

          Signed Original Pug Dog Oil Painting on Board by John Henry Dolph (American, 1835–1903) circa 1880's to 1890's who exhibited in the National Academy from 1864 until his death in 1903. John Henry Dolph is best known as a painter of domestic animals and farm scenes, especially cats, and in 1894 was described as the "leading cat painter in America" by Quarterly Illustrator. Born in 1835 in New York, he did do portraiture and landscapes in Ohio from 1857 to 1861. Returning to New York in 1872, he found his niche in painting cats and dogs. He passed away in 1903 from heart disease. Actual Painting Size: 8"x12". Beautiful Gold Gilded Frame Size: 16 3/4"x21".

          Gulfcoast Coin and Jewelry
        • John Henry Dolph (American, 1835-1903), "The Young Governor"
          Mar. 28, 2020

          John Henry Dolph (American, 1835-1903), "The Young Governor"

          Est: $1,000 - $1,500

          Oil on wood panel. Portrait of a bulldog in coat with Peter-Pan collar. Signed 'J. H. Dolph' (lower left) and original tag with title (on reverse).

          Cottone Auctions
        • John Henry Dolph (American, 1835-1903) oil on panel Cavaliers drinking, 6 x 8-1/2 inches
          Mar. 24, 2020

          John Henry Dolph (American, 1835-1903) oil on panel Cavaliers drinking, 6 x 8-1/2 inches

          Est: $400 - $600

          John Henry Dolph (American, 1835-1903) oil on panel Cavaliers drinking, 6 x 8-1/2 inches

          Bill Hood & Sons Arts & Antiques Auctions
        • Signed Pug Dog Oil Painting by John Henry Dolph
          Mar. 07, 2020

          Signed Pug Dog Oil Painting by John Henry Dolph

          Est: $6,000 - $7,000

          Signed Original Pug Dog Oil Painting on Board by John Henry Dolph (American, 1835–1903) circa 1880's to 1890's who exhibited in the National Academy from 1864 until his death in 1903. John Henry Dolph is best known as a painter of domestic animals and farm scenes, especially cats, and in 1894 was described as the "leading cat painter in America" by Quarterly Illustrator. Born in 1835 in New York, he did do portraiture and landscapes in Ohio from 1857 to 1861. Returning to New York in 1872, he found his niche in painting cats and dogs. He passed away in 1903 from heart disease. Actual Painting Size: 8"x12". Beautiful Gold Gilded Frame Size: 16 3/4"x21".

          Gulfcoast Coin and Jewelry
        • John Dolph Mother Cat With Kittens Oil On Canvas
          Jan. 11, 2020

          John Dolph Mother Cat With Kittens Oil On Canvas

          Est: -

          Nice early oil on canvas painting by listed New York/Ohio artist John Henry Dolph (1835-1903). The painting features a mother cat watching over two of her kittens playing with a ball of yarn. Painting is signed onthe bottom left. In May of 1996 The Chicago Conservation Center cleaned, lined, restretched, Winton varnished, and Maimeri retouched the painting. The restoration is very nice and professional. Sight measuresapproximately 14" tall by 20" across, framed it measures 19.5" tall x 25.5" across.

          Kraft Auction Service
        • John Dolph Mother "Playful Kittens" Oil On Canvas
          Jan. 11, 2020

          John Dolph Mother "Playful Kittens" Oil On Canvas

          Est: -

          Nice early oil on canvas painting by listed New York/Ohio artist John Henry Dolph (1835-1903). The painting is titled "Playful Kittens" and includes four kittens. Painting is signed on the bottom left. In June of 1996 The Chicago Conservation Center cleaned, lined, restretched, Winton varnished, and Maimeri retouched the painting. The restoration is very nice and professional. Sight measures approximately 24.25" tall by20.25" across, framed it measures 29.75" tall x 25.75" across.

          Kraft Auction Service
        • John Henry Dolph, New York/Ohio (1835-1903), Mama cat with kittens, oil on canvas, 14 1/2 x 21 inches
          Dec. 07, 2019

          John Henry Dolph, New York/Ohio (1835-1903), Mama cat with kittens, oil on canvas, 14 1/2 x 21 inches

          Est: $3,500 - $5,000

          signed lower left, gilt-framed.

          Link Auction Galleries
        • John Henry Dolph (American, 1835-1903), "A Watchful Eye"
          Dec. 07, 2019

          John Henry Dolph (American, 1835-1903), "A Watchful Eye"

          Est: $7,000 - $10,000

          John Henry Dolph (American, 1835-1903) "A Watchful Eye", 1901 oil on canvas signed and dated lower left. Framed. 16" x 20", framed 23" x 27-3/16"

          New Orleans Auction Galleries
        • John Henry Dolph (American 1835-1903), The Standoff, Oil on Panel, 10 x 8 inches
          Sep. 13, 2019

          John Henry Dolph (American 1835-1903), The Standoff, Oil on Panel, 10 x 8 inches

          Est: $1,500 - $2,500

          John Henry Dolph (American 1835-1903) The Standoff Signed JDolph l.l. Oil on panel 10 x 8 in (25.4 x 20.3 cm)Property of Various Owners

          Weschler's
        • JOHN DOLPH CAT PAINTING
          Jul. 21, 2019

          JOHN DOLPH CAT PAINTING

          Est: $1,500 - $2,500

          19th century oil on canvas depicting 4 cats playing on a blanket in a barn, signed J. Dolph. 10 x 12.5 inches, framed 16 x 19. (John Dolph NY and Ohio painter 1835-1903 known for cat portraits, landscapes).

          Americana Auctions
        • John Henry Dolph (American, 1835-1903), "Mother with Her Kittens"
          Apr. 27, 2019

          John Henry Dolph (American, 1835-1903), "Mother with Her Kittens"

          Est: $3,000 - $5,000

          John Henry Dolph (American, 1835-1903) "Mother with Her Kittens" oil on canvas signed lower left. Framed. 14" x 20", framed 24" x 30"

          New Orleans Auction Galleries
        • John Henry Dolph, Still Life with Kittens
          Nov. 15, 2018

          John Henry Dolph, Still Life with Kittens

          Est: $1,500 - $2,500

          John Henry Dolph (American, 1835-1903), oil on canvas, signed lower left "J. Dolph", 13.75"h x 19.5"w (sight), 24.5"h x 30.25"w (framed)

          Millea Bros Ltd
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