Charles Stuart Forbes

Paintings

Charles Stuart Forbes

Paintings

Also known as Forbes, Charles S.

Nationality: American

Biography:
Born in Geneva, Charles Stuart Forbes trained with Carolus-Duran in Paris, developing a painterly style of portraiture, and he exhibited at the official Salon and at the smaller Salon of the Société Nationale des Beaux-Arts. While in Paris, Forbes befriended the American expatriate painter John Singer Sargent, and in 1881 the two men, together with fellow artists Ralph Curtis, Julian Pennington, and Julian Story, painted portraits of poet Robert Browning at the Palazzo Ca'Rezzonico in Venice. At this same time, Sargent also painted Forbes' portrait, which currently hangs in the Henry E. Huntington Library and Art Gallery in San Marino, California.


 

Charles Stuart Forbes Original Art Values Sold at Auction

ItemRealized
CHARLES STUART FORBES (American, 1860-1926) Ships in Venice Oil on canvasboard 7-1/4 x 10-3/8 inches (18.4 x 26.4 cm)
CHARLES STUART FORBES (American, 1860-1926)Ships in VeniceOil on canvasboard7-1/4 x 10-3/8 inches (18.4 x 26.4 cm)...
Lot 70035
Auction 5174
Saturday, May 10, 2014
$1,000.00
CHARLES STUART FORBES (American, 1860-1926) Estuary Watercolor on paper 9-7/8 x 13-7/8 inches (25.1 x 35.2 cm) (sheet
CHARLES STUART FORBES (American, 1860-1926)EstuaryWatercolor on paper9-7/8 x 13-7/8 inches (25.1 x 35.2 cm) (sheet...
Lot 65781
Auction 5189
Sunday, September 14, 2014
$100.00

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