This is a very atmospheric original etching in the style of Scottish artist D. Y. Cameron(1865-1945). The image size is 5 1/4 x 6 1/2 inches, c. 1910s, unsigned.
This is a dramatic original etching by American artist James E. Allen. The image size is 11 7/8x 9 7/8 inches, published in 1935 in an edition of 100, commissioned by the Society of American Etchers, pencil signed. James Allen was born in Louisiana and as a young man studied at the Art Institute of Chicago before moving to New York to study at the Art Students League and the Grand Central School of Art. He was known for his powerful images of American building and industry of the early 20th century, his work portraying the strength and heroism of the American blue collar worker.
20th c., American
A serene Florida landscape by Walter Locke, this etching measures 8 3/4 x 12 inches, published in 1937 by the Associated American Artists, pencil signed, titled and dated.
This 1906 scene of Venice by Ernest Roth measures 9 1/4 x 6 7/8 inches. It is pencil signed and dated in an edition of 80, framed. Roth studied at the National Academy of Design under James Smillie, exhibiting in NY, Philadelphia and Chicago, winning numerous awards including First prize for Architectural Subject from the Chicago Society of Etchers and the S. Sanford Saltus Prize from the Salmagundi Club.
This 1914 "European Street Scene" by Ernest David Roth measures 7 3/8 x 6 7/8 inches and is pencil signed and dated. Framed. Roth studied at the National Academy of Design under James Smillie, exhibiting in NY, Philadelphia and Chicago, winning numerous awards including First prize for Architectural Subject from the Chicago Society of Etchers and the S. Sanford Saltus Prize from the Salmagundi Club.
A vibrant scene of a bustling Prague street, this etching and aquatint in colors measures 13 3/4 x 16 1/4 inches, published in 1910 in an edition of 200, cat: Novak-124, pencil signed with the artist's stamp in red ink in the lower margin. T. F. Simon was born in Bohemia, now the Czech Republic. He studied at the Academy of Fine Arts in Prague and traveled extensively throughout Europe, as well as Asia and the U.S. He lived in Paris from 1905-1913, then returned to Prague to teach at the Academy of Fine Arts.
This is a truly remarkable, very rare color etching and aquatint by George Elburt Burr. The image size is 6 7/8 x 9 3/4 inches, c. 1915, pencil signed and numbered "42", annotated "del et imp", indicating that this is a proof printed by Burr himself. George Elbert Burr studied at the Art Institute of Chicago for a short time, but was otherwise self taught. He began his career as a commercial artist for several publications, including Harper's Weekly and Scribner's magazine.
An atmospheric etching by Charles Mielatz of a quiet New England harbor, image size 7 1/2 x 22 3/4 inches, published in 1890 by Fiskel, Adler and Schwartz, New York, signed and dated in the plate, with a starfish remarque in the lower margin.
This is a superb, impressionistic etching of the London architectural landmark St Paul's Cathedral by American artist Joseph Pennell. The image size is 8 1/2 x 11 inches, published in 1905 in a small of edition of about 30, cat: Wuerth-366, pencil signed. This etching features a richly inked impression with beautiful plate tone and a remarkable sense of atmosphere.
A lovely image of a Scottish Terrier by Margurite Kirmse, measuring 10 1/2 x 8 1/4 inches. Created in 1929, it is pencil signed and titled by the artist. Label included with provenance of Arthur Ackermann & Sons, Inc., of London and New York. Born in England, Kirmse was a proficient musician as well as an artist spending much of her spare time sketching at the London Zoo. Moving to America her interest in art deepened. She became a regular at the Bronx Zoo and was reported that the keepers would let her into some of the cages to sketch the inhabitants.