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Maud Powell Deserves Seat Among Great Stars
Violinist Won Place By Power And Capability
San' Francisco to Hear
Noted American In
IT is net the gallantry of Krclsler,
Ysaye. Marteau or Koclan that
gives Maud Powell a seat amongst
them as one of the world's greatest
violinists. She is there by the deftnes.-.,
power and lightness of her bow arm.
the suppleness and dexterity of her left
hand fingers ami the vigor allied to
delicacy of herVßguisical temperament.
Wherever violin playing Is compre
hended in its higher aspects Maud
Powell's name is known and her ar
tistry reflects credit on her native land,
too often despised by the musically
richer lands of Europe. One of the
rrettiest tributes over paid Maud Pow
ell, and one of the most accurate, was
that written recently by a London
critic, who summed up her violin play
"She has the arm of a man, the head
of an artist and the heart of a woman."
This American violinist will play a
series of three concerts under Will
Greenbaum's management at Scottish
Rite auditorium on Thursday evening.
]C- ember 12; Saturday afternoon, De
cember 14, and Sunday afternoon, De
cember 15. Her opening program will
include Ooleridge-Taylor'e last con
certo, which the lamented composer
dedicated to Miss Powell. A classic
Xardini sonata will follow, and then, to
her skill as »n ensemble artist,
Miss Powell will play the D minor
Branms sonata. Nove'.tiea not hereto
fore heard here will be a caprice by
oearew and a scherzo, "Marionettes,"
i'.hert. Fritz Kreisler's "Llebes
lied," a transcription of Schubert's im
mortal serenade, a berceuse by Caesar
CbJ and Wioniawski's brilliant polon
aise la D major will complete the pro
For her second program, the date of
which has been arranged for the bene
fit of students and teachers, who will
find it more convenient to attend on
Saturday afternoon. Lalo's "Symphonic
Espagnole." Bach's E major sonata and
compositions by Mozart, Qr&sae,
Brahms-Joachim and Wieniawski will
be played. At her farewell recital Miss
Powell will present Max Bruch's "Con
certstuek," in two movements, in the
interpretation of which the artist cre
ated a sensation in New York. By
special request Miss Powell will play
Grieg's quaint sonata in G minor.
Harold Osborn Smith is Miss Powell's
accompanist and assisting pianist in
the ensemble works. He will be re
membered hero with pleasure by those
who heard the Bispham concerts four
years age and Bond on the occasion of
his first visit in concert.
Gerville-Rcache has fully recovered j
from the cold which hindered her j
somewhat in her opening concert a j
week ago. and her magnificent voice is j
fully restored to the uses of the;
singer's fine art. She will sing her!
final concert in this city at Scottish I
Rite hall this afternoon. The program
rill be found, as interesting as it is
For operatic Arias we are promised
one from an almost forgotten classic,
•Jeannot et Colin," by Nicolo; one
from the dramatic opera, "The Tro
jans," by Hector Berlioz, and still an
other from the romantic work of
Tsehaikowsky, "La Pique Dame" (The
Queen of Hearts).
For lovers of German lied there
will be Schumann's "Ich Grolle Nicht,"
Brahms; "Saphic Ode" and Schnbert's
"Death and the Maiden."
Tha French group will include "The
Secret." by Faure; "Fedia," by Er
langer, and the beautiful "Agnus Dei,"
In the English group will be a "Lul
laby," by Gertrude Ross of Los An
geles and "Aye. Pluck a Jonquil," by
Harvey Wickham of this city.
Tina Lerner Returns
Miss Tina Lerner will return to San
Francisco under the management of
Frank W. Ilealy to play a piano re
cital Tuesday night, December 17, at
Scottish Rite hall. The extraordinary
and immediate success achieved by this
remarkable little Russian artisvt when
she played with the local symphony
orchestra recently is responsible for
the return engagement. In her two
performances with the San Francisco
symphony orchestra she played the
Tschaikowsky concerto, that being the
only number- with orchestra that had
been rehearsed by the musicians under
Henry Hadley. On her return she will
give us a chance to pass upon tbe
extent of her versatile and sympathetic
gifts in the following well chosen pro
"Rotnlo Brilliante" Wo v >»r
Son ate F Sbarp Minor Schumann
Tlrois Etudes Nocturne, P Sharp Minor. .. .Chopin
Vnlse Caprice, "Mann Lel't Nur Elnmal"'....
■ D 12.'> de! Petraroa" Liszt
"Spanish Hha p*odie" Uszt
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Beel Quarter Again
Musicians can hardly afford to miss
the excellencies of the Beei quartet,
whose chamber music recitals are gems
of pure delight. The third concert of
the season will be given at the St.
Francis hotel in the colonial ballroom
Tuesday night. December 10. A change
has been made in the program from
originally announced, a beautiful
quartet by Mendelssohn being substi
tuted for tlie Mozart composition. The
andante and variations from Schubert's
quartet in D minor, in which the theme
employed in his song, "Death and the
Maiden," is delevoped, and Schumann's
quintet for strings and piano will be
the other offerings of the evening.
Mrs. Oscar Mansfeldt. whose pianistry
Is well known and greatly admired, will
interpret the piano score of the Schu
mann work. The final concert by the
Heel quartet in its Berkeley season will
be played Thursday night, December 12,
in the rooms of the Berkeley Piano club.
Fine Chora! Singing
Most attractive Is the program ar
ranged by the Loring club for the .sec
ond concert of Its thirty-sixth season.
The date is Tuesday evening and the
place is the Scottish Kite auditorium.
One of the compositions on the pro
pram to have its lirst presentation in
l>nn Francisco is George W. Chadwiek's
"•"redo." This is a setting of Thaekery's
humdrous line?. Other works which it
is believed will be entirely new -to a
local audience will he Arthur Sullivan's
Evening," Hat ton's "He That Hath a
Cheerful Face" and an arrangement of
the folk song, "The Littles Sandman."
The largest and most important work,
to be presented is Schubert's "The Song
of the Spirits Over the Waters," this
being for chorus of men's voices in
eight parts with the unusual accom
paniment'of violas, violoncellos, bass,
piano and orsan. Jhe uiuJb will produce
this work as scored by the composer.
S ' übert'B "pus No, 1«7 and was
onip.osed in the year 1321. Sir G.eprge
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Some of the leading musicians who appear in musical events of the week.
Grove, one of the greatest authorities
on Schubert, describes the work as one
of great beauty, "enormously difficult
and perfectly in character with Goethe's
The club will be assisted by Herbert
Riley, cellist. He will be heard in the
andante from Haydn's concerto in C
■and also in movements for violoncello
by Hugo Becker, Goens, Chopin and
Music associated with Christmas has
come to be a feature of the Loring
club's December concerts, the present
program including portions of Mendels
sohn's "Festgesahg" and traditional
carols, "The Wassail Song," "The First
Noel." and others.
The concert will be under the direc
tion of Wallace A. Sabin.
Gtffen's Singers Appear—San Fran
cisco had an opportunity to hear some
of the more advanced pupils in the art
of singing of Frank Carroll Giffen last
Thursday night at Native Sons' hall.
The affair was a great success, the
pupils reflecting great credit on the
methods of their instructor. Miss
Frances Chamberlain's interpretation
of the aria, "La Cieca" from "La Gia
conda," and the "Habanero" from "Car
men" indicated a deep musical tem
perament and excellent schooling. Miss
Stella Coughlin sang an aria from "La
Sonambula" and the "Jewel song"
from "Faust," with exquisite taste and
brilliant technic. Her tones which
range easily above high C are clear
and pure. Miss Josephine Heinrlehs
exhibited much dramatic fervor and
feeling in her selections from German
music and Glen Chamberlain, a. tenor
of unusual promise and great present
attainments exhibited a variety of
gifts in his appropriate interpretation
of Pergolcsi's mournful "Nina" and
Verdi's gay "La Donna c Mobile." Miss
Florence Kripp, still but a girl, gives
evidence of a bright future in music.
She sang with sweet beauty Schubert's
"Who is Sylvia?"
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Church Offer* Uplifting Music—
Mendelssohn's beautiful oratorio "St.
Paul" will be given this afternoon at
4 o'clock at Trinity church by the
vested choir, whose voices will be sup
ported by the recently organized Trin
ity orchestra and the great pipe organ.
The festival of music will be under the
direction of John de P. Teller. Among
the soloists will be Mrs. Carrie Brown
Dexter, soprano; Miss Eva H. Gruning
er, contralto; George BoWden, tenor,
and William Wright, bass. The public
is cordially invited to listen to this
■S- 4r "it
Zech'* Orchestra Pl»ys Tonight—The
Zech orchestra, under the direction of
William F. Zech. will provide a fine
program for the German House asso
ciation this (Sunday) evening, Decem
ber 8, at the German house, corner of
Polk and Turk streets. This will make
notable the second night of the- fair
and bazaar, which opened last night,
and will continue for a week, closing
Sunday night, December 15. The pro
gram to be provided by Zech's Orches
tra will be the same as that played at
the Greek theater Sunday afternoon,
October 13, which earned the praise of
experts in music. The manager of the
marine band, who was present at the
time, could hardly credit the fact that
the playing was done by amateurs.
This will be the program in full:
Vorsplet to "Pie Metsterslnger yon Numbers"
Suite: "Les Erintiyes" Bassinet
11. Scene Religieu?e.
111. Kr>tr' arte.
IV. Divertissement and allegro tres decide.
For htring orchestra:
Mclodie.Ole Bull, arranged'by J. S. Svendsen
To a Wild Rose... Edw. MaeDowcll
March. "Tannhanser" Wiguer
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Recital by Personne Pnplls—The pu
pils of N. Personne will be heard in
concert Wednesday evening, December
11. at Scottish Rite auditorium. From
the evidences at hand at the conclusion
of the previous recital given by these
young singers, it is certain that the
musicale will be interesting and .de
lightful, for the amateurish imprint is
lacking. The vocalists sing like, pro
fessionals. Tickets for the occasion
may be secured gratis at Sherman, Clay
& Co.'s. Kohler & Chase's- or at the
hall on the evening of the concert. The
public is invited.
Under the direction of Paul Stein
dorff and presided oyer by Mrs. John
Armes, the members of the Treble
Clef club held an afternoon of music
in the rooms of the Papyrus club No
vember 26. Solos were sung by Mrs.
L. Lepage, Mrs. Fouratt* Mrs. Byron
McDonald and Mrs. ! King Lemon.
Choral works for women's . voices,
"The Song of the Norns," ar; T l M«s
aetiet's (t;ilian Serena-dc," were aung
by the club.
THE SAN FRANCISCO CALL, SUNDAY, DECEMBER 8. 1912
Kohler & Chase
At tiie regular weekly music mat
inee to be given by Kohler & Chase,
at Kohler & Chase hall, Saturday, De
cember 14, an especially interesting
program will be presented. Two so
loists have been engaged for this
event; Mrs. Irene Kelley Williams, so
prano, and Miss Dorothy Gray-Oliver,
mezzo soprano. Both artists have
gained wide recognition.
Mrs. Williams is a pupil of Oscar
Saenger and has appeared frequently
in private and public musical events.
She has a beautiful soprano voice
which she shows to great advantage
in operatic arias as well as in con
cert "numbers. Among her most im
portant songs will be an aria from
"Pagliacci." Miss Gray-Oliver has ap
peared with success before a number
of the leading musical clubs, where her
flexible and pleasing voice and Intelli
gent interpretations earned her en
thusiastic applause. Miss Gray-Oliver
is a pupil of Mme. M. Trombonl. who
has every reason to feel proud of her.
In addition to the vocal numbers there
will be several interesting instrumen
tal selections for the pianola piano
andthe Aeolian pipe organ.
The complete pro"gram will be as
Rmido, op. 51, No. 1 • (Beethoven X pianola
nluver niorio; "P.al!at"lla." troop "Pagitaeci"
Mrs. Williams, with pianola ac
companiment: "Tarantella" (Moszkowgkh, pian
-t.i player piano; "Wete My Kon>:> With Wings
(Haljiw. •'Tomorrow" (Straossi. "Mv
Hear* Ht Thy Denr Voice" (Saint-Saeusi. Mlxs
Gray-Oliver, ■pith pianola accompaniment:
"Amoureus-e" (Berger), "Liebestrauni No. %"
(Liszt), the Aeolian pipe organ; "Swallows"
fOowen), "From tbe Land of the Sky Blue
Water" (Caduaan). Mrs. Williams, with pianola
Noted Singer In Concert—The San
Francisco Musical club distinguished
itself last Thursdny morning when a
program of excellent music was ren
dered even more eloquent by the pres
ence and singing of Brabazon Lowther.
barytone. Jle is an English vocalist
who studied with Jacques JBouhy in
Paris, and to a fine natural voice has
brought a tine art of singing and a
rich musical temperament. Particu
larly effective was his interpretation
of the" group of French songs wherein
his pronunciation no less than his
musical taste were illuminative In the
revealment of tho poetry and melody
of his songs.
The worth of the program was cred
itable to the members of the organiza
tion under Whose auspices it was prc
Following was the complete pro
Meudelsshon—Concerto in G minor. Opus 2.",
Mr*. J»hn McQaw. Orchestral score played by
Klijah—' Lord God of Abraham.", "It. Is
Euougb," Brabazon Lowther. t.'da Waldrop at
Songs—"Venetianifwhes Go!odellie<J,• , "Daa
Waldsealoss." "Nacht.lied," "Hexenlled," Miss
Catherine Goleher. Mrs. Gay Millberry at tbe
Prelude and fugue. Opus Z~>, Miss Beatrice
Gluek —"Plane ImpitoyaMe" (Bphigenia in
Anita); ReynaMo Hahn —"D'Cne ' Prison"; old
French—"BegereLegere,"; Tosti— "Ninon"; Go
rtanl—Emh«rquea-v«u)'"; ,, Hftndei—"PlaJsir gui
Passe," Brabazon Low-ther. Ida Waldrop at the
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To Play Wofk of Prodlsy- The Wit
zel trio has arranged v most attract
ive program which will be given at
Kohler & Chase hall next Thursday
evening. December 12, at 8:30 o'clock.
The members of the organization are:
Mrs. J. F. Witzel, pianist; Milton G.
Witzel, violinist, and Richard P. A.
Callies, cellist The program promises
to be worthy of the artistry of these
well known musicians and will display
their ability In solo and essemble work.
An interesting feature of the evening
of music promises to be Hans Kron
gold's first trio, written by a young
Mozart, so it is said. Krongold com
posed the work at the ago of 11 years
and Is assuredly a prodigy.
This is the program In full:
Trio in E flat major, opus 100 Schubert
Cello concerto in C major, opus 30 D'Albert
Trio in C sharp minor, onus 100..Ph. Scbarwenka
Trio In F major, op. 18.7: Salnt-Saens
Violin concerto in B minor, op. 04. .Mendelssohn
First trio Hans Krongold
On Tuesday afternoon, December 10,
the Gustav Mahler ensemble will be
heard in the second concert of its sea
son at Century Club hall. This organ
ization is unique in San Francisco and
promises to be a splendid influence In
good music. Its personnel is of the
best and Rs aims are of the highest.
Beethoven's trio Op. 70, No. 2; Mozart's
string quintet, No. 1, and Brahms'
piano quartet. Op. 25, with Miss Ada
Clement interpreting the difficult piano
score, will comprise the program.
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New England Music—A brief sketch
of the history of music during the
colonial days in New England will be
given ndxt Tuesday evening at Kohler
& Chase hall by Mrs. Marriner Camp
bell as preliminary to a program of
vocal and instrumental music which
will be provided by her pupils and by
John C. Manning, pianist.
The concert is to be under the aus
pices of the New England association
of California, and the puhlic is invited
to attend. That a visit will be worth
while will be evident from a perusal of
the following program which will be
CaTatlnn. "ConriPn Partir" Donizetti
Air, "My Mother Bids Me Bind My Hair".Haydn
Mi«s Mary Anderson.
(a> "To a Wild Rose" E. A. MacDowell
<b> "To a Water Lily" E. A. MacDowell
(c> "In Autumn" E. A. MacDowell
(d> "To an Indian Lodge" E. A. MacDowell
John 0. Manning.
(a) Aria Mozart
<b> "Nearest and Dearest" Carntriola
Miss Martine Milllken. Miss Clarabel Kirhy.
Fantasie in V minor Chopin
.Jona C Manning.
Music and Dramatic Art!
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NEWS OF ART
SAX FRANCISCO has at last been
pictured- by a great artist. Trial
proofs of the 10 -etchings of this
;ity made by Joseph Pennell have
arrived and are to be seen at' i
550 Sutter street. They represent the <
work of the greatest American etcher '
since Whistler, with whom, as every !
one knows, Pennell was closely asso- 1
ciated and whose official biographer he •
is - , i '
After leaving the United States in <
1884, Pennell became like Whistler j i
more identified with England than with =
America, The highest honors have
been showered upon him In many coun
tries. Among these are grand prizes
and gold medals from the following
cities and expositions: Paris, 1900;
Dresden, 1902; St. Louis, 1904; Liege,
1905; Milan, 1906; Barcelona, 1907; ,
Brussels, 1910. He has also received
medals from Philadelphia, Chicago and
Buffalo. He Is represented In the Lux
emburg, the collection of the city of
Paris and the cabinet dcs estamps; the
Uflizi gallery, Florence; Modern gal
lery, Venice; Modern gallery. Rome;
collection of the king of Italy,
Berlin National gallery; British
museum, South Kensington museum
and Guildhall gallery. London; Belg
ian national gallery; also at Dres
den, Budapest, Melbourne. Perth.
Adelaide and in many state and mil
nlcipal collections In Europe and in
the United States. |,
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THE most interesting thing about ;
Pennell's San Francisco etchings ,
—aside from their individuality
of manner and the great art sense be- j
hind them —is the charming way in
which they romanticize the city. A
chorus of poets have suhg of San Fran
cisco, descriptions in prose range from
that by Bruce Porter, which appeared
in "Phyllida. or the Milkmaid" down ,
to the literature of the Chamber of
Commerce. Exception should be made
of Bruce Porter's description, because
being an artist himself he has done
with his pen what Pennell has done
with his needle; that is, he has made
San Francisco beautiful with the
beauty of a personal art. Other "de
scribers" have been more photographic
—more literal. Some of them—notably
Gelett Burgess and Will Irwin—have
visualized it wonderfully. They give
us San Francisco as It was, the Cham
ber of Commerce literature gives us
San Francisco as it' is, while Joseph
Pennell gives us San Francisco as It .
ought to be.
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SAN FRANCISCANS are notoriously
proud of their city as it actually
is; what would they be if tt were
as Pennell pictures it? True, he has
made the hills twice as steep, and
the buildings twice as high, and one ,
is taken back in memory to the ex
quisitely falsified pinnacles of La Puy
en Valey that Pennell drew for the
first number of the Yellow Book almost
twenty years ago. But the results are
beautiful. They will do more for San
Francisco than all the literature that
can be printed. They are exquisite lies
that many will believe, saying as they
look at them, "Why, San Francisco is
really beautiful, after all! I always
thought its attractions were exag*
One of the etchings is called "The
CampanUl." and shows the Spreckels
and Humboldt bank buildings towering
like minarets in a mirage. The other
plates are of scenes readily identified
from their titles which are as follows:
"Sing Fat and Sing Chong (China
town)," "Telegraph Wires and Tele
graph Hill." "Fog from Fairmont,"
"Kearnv Street," "Chinatown," "Rus
sian Hill." "On the Barbary Coast,"
"The Isles of the Bay," "The Way Up
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FEED YATES has recently finished |
a portrait of Charles Sweeney of
this city. He is engaged at pres
ent in executing several other com
missions which will keep him In' San j
Francisco for some time to come. ;
Original Old Louvre
Powell and Ellis Streets.
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ing for grand opera. Competent teachers In all
Its branches. Engagement secured. Full par
ticulars from the secretary. MISS LILLIAN
KELLER. 1652 Fell street. Interview with MR.
PERSONNE. 376 Sutter street. 1 to 8 p. m.
WedneSQav only or by appointment.
Phone Franklin 8846. 11 to 12 m., Monday,
Tuesday, Wednesday and Thursday.
LOUIS H. EATON
Sight singing class commences Wed. ere., Oct.
2d 8 o'clock. Suite B, Kohler * Chase bldg.
Tel. Sntter 267.
Mrs. Mary B. Van Velsor
SCHOOL OF DRAMA
Oratory, Elocution. Extemporaneous Speaking.
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238 COLE ST.
GEORGE STIWA.tT M C MANUS
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Phone Alameda 2420.
1015 Taylor «*.. Alameda. Cal.
Kiiioiat. Accompanist and Teacher.
IT is to be hoped that the location
of Miss E. Chariton Fortune's studio,
which is at 1321 Sutter street, be
tween Van Ness avenue and Franklin
street, will not prevent persons sin
cerely interested in good art from vis
iting the exhibition of drawings and
paintings by Miss Fortune, which is
being held there at present. The hours
are from 11 a. m. to 5 p. m. and in
the evening from 7 to 9 o'clock. The
exhibition will remain open until De
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THE most Interesting pictures to
be seen just now at Courvoisier's
are a number of canvases by
Charles Rollo Peters. It is a fact
worthy of note that representative
examples of one of the .m,ost dis
tinguished artists that California has
ever produced are always to- be seen
at the Courvoisier gallery. W'A few
pictures by Boronda are als/> to be
seen there and several characteristic
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TWENTY-THREE pictures were
sold at the Bohemian club exhi
bition, which closed a week ago.
The artists who disposed of their paint
ings are: Henry Breuer, Giuseppe
Cadenasso, Maynard Dixon. Harry
l D. N. ant E. WALTER & Co.^M|
j A *14,000 oo I
:| Collection of Art Goods |
:| to be soU for $7,000 1
! X OUR furniture business has grown so enormously that even
i|m with this large store we need more room. Ma
! |i| To get it we have decided to close out our art goods, partic- Lxi
''. IpM ularly because of their appropriateness, to the season.
, |||i The prices have been cut in half to effect a speedy clearance. fc^jj
' The goods are so exquisite, the quality so rare and the prices f^j
'Ma so sensatfonal that to secure a selection you must come early.
[[(I We Mention a Few Items and Prices H
1 jdh There are others too numerous to mention. All of them are jgjft
'KM well ada P ted to the nome and to Christmas givings.
j m Silk Lamp Shades Pictures
t ffi in a great variety'of delicate Many replicas of the noted gag
!SO tints, some plain, with beau- pieces by Gainsborough, B
m ,•,,! i a ii a~-~. Rembrandt, Raphael, Mor- figg
» N tifully worked silk edges, ]andj TurneJ% Rcy .
* raffl. othejr» of floral designs. Many nolds, Le Brun, Greuze, m
W. sizes- Values $4,' $10, $20, Wheatley and others. Each W
5 M $30, $42.50 to $60. They will picture is framed in the par- W.
3 lura v c mo> et tin «-gk ticular wood or style that X
rHi sell for $2, $5, $10, $ 15, fofms |t§ harmonious com . NU
J IfP $21.25 and $30, respec- plement. Values from $4 to Jg
)B] tively. $55 to sell at HALF PRICE. Q
! B Italian Pottery B
'% Authentic reproductions of pieces that now grace the museums
> B of Europe. Values from $12 to $60 to be sold at HALF PRICE.
j'j|f Beautiful Hand Painted Vases
jM] Some with floral designs, some with graceful figures and others
Hm with landscapes—some* are in pairs, \alues from $2.25 to $15.00 (^
; H to sell at HALF PRICE.
: m French Wall Clocks French Mirrors
v of the Louis' periods, accur- of like periods; values from w
(35 ate in every detail. Values ' *,« t tr . v,. ar gßj
5 $55 and $60. NOW $27.50 ? 3 ~ 5 to to be sold at Jg
ffi and $30. from $1.65 to $22.50. H
| Leather Cases Liberty Glassware
m FOR STATIONERY, in many pleasing shapes
ffi i i. «•? ivtow ««2 and colorings, ranging in tub
m values $4 to $7, NOW $2 vaJuc frQm * 75c tQ $1250>
||y and $3.50. There are only w ni be sold at from 40^
a few of these. to $6.25. PJ
wM Among the many other articles are Brass and Bronze Lamps,
fc|s Jardinieres, Bric-a-brac, Venetian Mirrors, Terra Cotta pieces Ma
IP for outdoor plants, Wall Lamps, etc., all of which will be sold at |S]
p&jj 50% less than their actual values. rapjj
STOCKTON AND O'FARRELL STS., 5. F.
RaLjohn & Morcom
Paintings, Prints, Artists'
Supplies; Gilders and
Makers of Picture Frames
240 Post St. 412 14th St.
San Francisco Oakland
431 SUTTER STREET
Between Stockton and Powell
Frame Maker - Gilder - Art Dealer
Phone Pooarlaa 4708
Suitable for Xmas Gifts
Helgesen & Marshall
345 SUTTER ST.
Above Grant Aye.
Stewart Fonda (4). John Gamble <2>.
Charles Chapel Judson (2>. Horatio
Latimer, Xavier Martinez. Will Sparks
(2). Ferdinand Burgdorff (4). Theodore
Wores. Allan Dunn, Frank Van Sloun
and Christopher Jorgensen. A bronze
by Arthur Putnam was also sold.
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SEVERAL paintings by Keith of
thumb box size have been placed
on view in the gallery of Rabjobn
& Morcom. A number of other canvases
by local artists have been recently
added to the collection. Among these
are paintings by Redmond. Rice, Jack
son, Jonnevold and Cadenasso. The
firm is also showing a number of new
designs by Miss Elizabeth Ferrea,
whose colored reliefs are distinguished
by an Interesting individuality. Miss
Ferrea's plaques are charming in de
sign and pleasantly removed from the
commonplace among Christmas novel
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RALPH has a number
of works in sculpture under way.
notably a statuette of Mrs. Stack
pole which is a work of great charm.
He is cutting a child's head in marble
from an exquisite clay original, and he
has started a portrait bust of Xavier
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Atf invitational exhibition of paint
ings by Constance Peters, the
wife of Charles Rollo Peters,
was held yesterday at the residence of
Mrs. M. T. Emmert In. Oakland.
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PICTURES by Charles Rollo Peters,
Arthur Beckwlth and Charles H.
Grant are to be seen at the Lewis
studios, 1415 Jefferson street. Oaklati
S. &Q. Gump Co.
Inrite inspection of their ser
oral galleries. Representatlre
examples of the best in Ameri*
can and European Art
IVe specialize in exclusive de
signs of Mirrors and Frames.
246-268 Pest Street :
Exhibition of Painting by Mlsa- Mary A. Lewis at
Nicoll & Ce.
Bet. Poet aad Geary St*., S. F.
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Oakland Office of
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