Now Located in Peterborough, NH!

Our new showroom in Peterborough NH in the center of Depot Square is now open! Please stop by and visit us!

About the New England Art Exchange

All of our prints and paintings are guaranteed to be genuine and in good condition. Flaws or faults must be presented to our attention within 10 days of purchase for a refund. Collector discounts are available!

New England Art Exchange in Keene N.H. is an Art gallery selling period paintings and Fine Prints encompassing the works of American, European and Asian Artists. We specialize in works from the 18th century up to the 1950’s. We buy and sell original works and represent consignors from around the world. Our gallery has been open to the public since 1989. The founder and owner of New England Art Exchange is Ken Spector. Our gallery is a registered domain on the web and also a registered business with the state of New Hampshire.

Ken Spector Studied Art and Art History earning a B.A.degree from the University of South Florida, in Tampa and later a Master of Fine Arts degree from the University of Montana in 1982. Spector was an instructor of Art at both College and Secondary schools for over 25 years. Apart from searching out new acquisitions Spector also does paper conservation, cleaning and repair of paintings and period picture frames.

Painting

Running Before the Gale

Running Before the Gale
1879-1967, American

This is a stunning painting by noted American marine artist Frank Vining Smith (1879-1967). This dramatic scene of a ship with foul weather rigging is painted in oils on canvas and measures 36 x 42 inches, painted c. 1930. It is signed by the artist in the lower right corner and comes in a very fine modern gilt frame. Frank Vining Smith was born and raised on Cape Cod Massachusetts and had a strong affinity with the ocean from a very young age. He studied at the School of the Museum of Fine Arts in Boston under Frank Benson, Philip Hale and Edward C.

Print

Those Evening Bells

Those Evening Bells
$150.00
19th c., American

Etching (after Rhoda Holmes Nichols), image size 25 1/2 x 18 1/2 inches; copyright 1887 by Max Jacoby

Drawing

Study for the Angel's Head of DaVinci

Study for the Angel's Head of DaVinci
1893-1986, American

Drawing, gold and silverpoint, image size 9 3/4 x 7 3/4 inches, signed and titled l.l. "silverpoint study for the angel's head of DaVinci", "Harriton", on artist board.