"Rhinefalls, Zurich"
1866-1937, Italian

Gouache, attributed to Giovanni Giani, circa 1890, image size 12 5/8 x 19 inches in period frame.

Painting

Autumn Woods
1848-1923, American

A superb autumn landscape by New Hampshire artist William Preston Phelps, this painting measures 20 x 30 inches, painted with oils on board, c. 1900. It is signed "W P Phelps" in a tasteful modern frame. Known as the "Painter of Monadnock", Phelps lived most of his life in Dublin, NH, with the exception of several years he spent studying art in Europe. He painted many scenes of the area landscape of farms, fields and forests, most of which were set against the backdrop of the majestic Mount Monadnock.

Print

Fleet Street, London
1881-1962, Austrian

This is a very richly inked original etching and aquatint in colors by Austrian artist Luigi Kasimir, titled "Fleet Street, London." This image is one of several views of Fleet St. with the dome of St Paul's Cathedral rising in the background, that Kasimir created in the 1920s. This image measures 19 3/8 x 12 7/8 inches, published in 1925 in an edition of 150, pencil signed and numbered "46/150". Kasimir specialized in city scenes and landmarks, and traveled throughout Europe and America creating many spectacular color etchings.

Drawing

Edge of the Field
1872- c.1950, American

This landscape drawing by Dexter Dawes measures 18 1/2 x 24 1/2 inches and is signed in the lower right corner. Dawes was born in Englewood, NJ and went on to study at New York City's Art Student League. He summered in Marlboro, NH surrounded by beautiful gardens with views of Mount Monadnock which became the inspiration for many of his lithographs and drawings. He belonged to a number of associations including the National Arts Club.