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Painting

Noon Shadows
1898-1989, American

A vibrant watercolor by Cleveland artist Gertrude Saastamoinen, measuring 11 5/8 x 8 1/2 inches. This 1924 country scene is initialed on the l.l. and comes matted and framed. Label on the backing with artist provenance included.

Print

Gnarled Maple

An interesting woodblock print, of an old maple tree, measuring 8 x 9 7/8 inches, unsigned on handmade laid paper.

Drawing

The Gathering Crowd
1881-1939, American

This is an original ink drawing on paper, image size 6 7/8 x 11 inches, 1933, signed and dated in the lower right corner. Hopper Emory was born in Baltimore, Maryland and had a successful career in banking before he turned exclusively to his artwork. He traveled to England where he studied at the Heatherly School of Art in London, then returned to Maryland where he became known for his delicately rendered architectural and maritime etchings.