Etchings


Detail from "Sunrise O're Whitby Scaur"
1857-1945, British

This rare proof impression of the portion of the plate which was cut to be used in the book entitled "Etchings & Engravings" by Frank Short measures 3 1/2 x 3 1/2 inches, cat: Hardie-166, 1922, original aquatint, printed on a folded sheet for use as a card, plate signed.


The Upper Hudson
1846-1938, American

This view of the "Upper Hudson" by Stephen Parrish measures 9 5/8 x 17 inches, plate signed, 1881, cat: Schneider-50. Stephen Parrish was one of the leading American etchers of the late 19th century, known for his atmospheric images of rugged landscapes and coastlines.


Spoleta-Italy
1879-1964, American

This etching of Spoleto, Italy by Ernest Roth, measures 8 7/8 x 14 inches, plate dated 1951, pencil signed, AAA print, framed.


Charles Church, Vienna
1881-1962, Austrian

This color aquatint by Luigi Kasimir measures 17 3/4 x 15 inches, pencil signed, plated dated 1925, cat: Lorenz-5. Kasimir studied at the Vienna Academy of Art, although much of his etching technique was self taught and learned through working from nature. He specialized in atmospheric images of architecture, city scenes and landscapes; some bustling with people and automobiles, others quite timeless and serene.


Vienna Opera House
1881-1962, Austrian

This color aquatint by Luigi Kasimir measures 17 3/4 x 15 inches, pencil signed, plate dated, 1922, cat: Lorenz-6, framed. Luigi Kasimir studied at the Vienna Academy of Art, although much of his etching technique was self taught and learned through working from nature. Kasimir traveled all over Europe and the United States creating many spectacular architectural etchings.


Sion House on the Thames
1857-1945, British

This 1911 drypoint etching by Frank Short measures 9 3/4 x 13 3/4 inches, pencil signed, cat: Hardie-350.


Rotherhithe
1883-1948, English

This 1921 original etching by the British artist, Ernest Lumsden, measures 14 3/8 x 8 1/2 inches, pencil signed, dated in the plate, 1921. Rotherhithe, meaning "a mariner's haven", in southeast London, was the first place that docks were constructed for the convenience of the Londoners.


Une Matinee D'Hiver au Quai de L'Hotel Dieu
$1200.00
1847-1898, French

This rare, pencil signed Felix Buhot etching measures 8 1/2 x 12 1/8 inches, published by Cadart, Paris in 1876. Title, artist and publisher info printed on lower margin, B/G 123, state IV of XII, some soiling in the outer border. Credited with the revival of etching in France during the 19th Century, Buhot was known for his atmospheric images of city life in Paris.


Frontispiece for "Album De La Societe Des Aqua Fortistes"
1833-1914, French

Printed by Delatre in Paris, this Felix Bracquemonde frontispiece measures 14 x 9 3/4 inches, published by Alfred Cadart, Paris. Created in 1865, this bold allegorical etching was created as the frontispiece to a volume of the renowned periodical of the Société des Aqua-Fortistes, a group promoting etching as a fine art. Richly inked on watermarked Aqua-Fortistes laid paper, which was made especially for these publications.


La Charrue
1870-1911, Dutch

Dutch etching by Pieter Dupont measuring 5 x 8 3/8 inches, c. 1900, printed by A. Porcabeuf, Paris, l.r., for Gazette des Beaux-Art, l.l., title and artist name, l.m.

Painting

Petrean Place
1907-1982, British/American

This collage by Nora Unwin measures 15 1/2 x 19 1/2 inches and is matted and framed. Created in 1972, Unwin gives the viewer a look past a rocky seawall to the water's distant horizon line. Her use of cloth, textured paper, glue and colored ink skillfully adhered to a painted background was one of her favorite mediums to display her genius, giving the viewer this three-dimensional effect. Signed and dated in the lower right corner.

Print

Afternoon
1862-1928, American

Lithograph,1921,6X5",pencil signed

Drawing

Ramshackle House
1844-1920, American

Charcoal drawing, image size 12 1/2 x 20 1/2 inches