Etchings

The Dashing Demon, Leaning into it

This is an extremely rare image by well known artist and train designer Otto Kuhler (1897-1977) Kuhler was one of the foremost designers for Art Deco style modern trains of the 1930's. He also was a well known etcher of train subjects. This etching was known by two names, "Leaning into it" and also what is inscribed on our proof, "The Dashing Demon", it was created and printed in 1925 in a very small edition of only 16 signed proofs. The image measures 16 3/8X13 1/8 inches. Excellent condition, a very nice use of plate tone in the sky.

Ladies in Waiting

This is an incredible original etching by American artist Otto Kuhler.(1894-1977) Kuhler was one of the foremost designers for Art Deco style trains in the 1920's. He also was a well known etcher. This is one of his finest efforts. The etching is quite large measuring an image of 13 1/2X16 9/16 inches, printed on a Rives medium weight wove type paper, excellent condition, a very rich impression. This image was printed in a very small edition of only 30 signed proofs.

Le Dernier Roman

This is an original color aquatint and drypoint etching by French artist Manuel Robbe. This image is titled "Le Dernier Roman" The plate measures 20 1/2X14 1/2 inches. It is hand signed in pencil in the image and editioned as number 55. This etching is framed and originally sold by Merrill Chase Galleries, label on the back.

Brooklyn Bridge

This is an original etching by American artist Charles Adams Platt. The title of this work is :"The East River Bridge" - Brooklyn Bridge It was created and printed in 1888 and published by Frederick Stokes New York. The image measures 6 3/4X10 7/8 inches. It is signed and dated in the plate and also pencil signed lower right border.

The Landing

Original pencil signed drypoint etching by American artist Frank Benson 1862-1951. The title of this work is "The Landing", created and printed in 1915 in an edition of only 50. The image measures 7 1/4X11 1/4 inches. Printed on Shogun watermarked paper. The etching appears in the Ordeman catalog as image number 70. The setting of this image was Fox Island on Penobscot Bay. Excellent condition matted not framed. Editioned as 46/50.

Christmas Trees

This is an original etching by Connecticut artist Kerr Eby. This image is titled: "Christmas Trees", it was created and printed in 1940 and has the "imp" after the artists pencil signature which means that he personally printed this proof in his studio. The image measures 9 1/4X12 3/4 inches in an edition of 100. Eby was known to experiment with various printing effects, in this image he left a skim coat of ink in the sky to show the atmosphere and depth of the space. A beautiful work, a true depiction of life in New England.

The Doryman

This is an original hand signed etching by American master Kerr Eby. It is titled: "The Doryman", a fine view of the fisherman coming home at the end of the day. The image measures 9 13/16X14 15/16 inches. This image was created by combining etching with sandpaper ground to achieve this expressive effect. It was created in an edition of 100 signed proofs in 1940 and appears in the Eby catalog as image G-200.

Hove to

This is an original Arthur Briscoe etching titled: "Hove To", it was created and printed in 1929 in an edition of 75 impressions. The image measures 8X11 15/16 on a medium weight laid type paper.
This image appears in the Hurst catalog as image number 240. It is one of the best Briscoe etchings, a wonderful depiction of a ship in a storm swept sea. The image is hand signed in pencil lower right and also inscribed to .....? lower left. A fine strong impression, some old tape on the four corners but well away from the image area.

Opera House, Vienna

This is an original color aquatint etching by well known Austrian artist Luigi Kasimir. The title of this work is Vienna Opera House. One of several views of this building that Kasimir produced during his lifetime. This etching was created and printed in 1931. Kasimir was the well known artist who traveled the world and created these views. His technique involved using multiple plates to get the differing colors. Frequently using up to 4 unique plates in one image. This image measures 17 3/4X15 1/4 inches. It is hand signed in pencil and dated reversed lower right corner.

Folies Bergeres II

This is an original etching by French Artist Jean Louis Forain(1852-1931) The title of this work is "The Folies Bergere II" This etching was created in the 1880's. Signed in the plate upper left corner. The image measures 4 X 5 3/4 inches. This etching is not hand signed in pencil. Excellent condition printed on a medium weight wove type paper, full borders, matted not framed.

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