Etchings


Grouse
1903-1985, American

This c. 1935 etching by Churchill Ettinger measures 8 x 6 inches, is pencil signed and titled, AAA label included, edition of 250. Considered one of the outstanding artists in the sports field, many have collected Ettinger's etchings for their attention to detail as well as their decorative appeal. Ettinger study at the National Academy of Design, the Art's Student League and the New York School of Industrial Art.


Winter Symphony
1897-1974, American

A beautiful atmospheric etching by Samuel Margolies measuring 8 1/8 x 9 3/4 inches, pencil signed, AAA label included, c. 1935. Margolies trained at the National Academy of Design and the Beaux Arts Institute. From 1935 until 1939 Margolies participated in the Works Progress Administration program as a printmaker. His work is in the Society of American Etchers and the Library of Congress in Washington D.C.


Vermont Splender
1900-1988, Italian-American

This Vermont landscape by the American artist Luigi Lucioni measures 6 1/4 x 10 7/8 inches, pencil signed, 1944, edition of 250. Lucioni was known for his remarkably detailed etchings of the New England landscape that he could bring to life and gained worldwide attention as one of the great Regionalist artists.


March of the Toys
1886-1989, American

A lovely etching by the American artist Margery Austin Ryerson, measuring 9 7/8 x 7 7/8 inches, pencil signed, AAA label included with artist provenance, edition of 250.


On the Bank of the Amelote, Fla."
20th c., American

This 1936 etching by the American artist Walter Locke measures 11 7/8 x 8 1/4 inches, pencil signed, dated and titled. AAA label with artist provenance included, edition of 250, c. 1938.


The Shrimper
1880-1969, British

This is a beautiful original etching by British artist Sir William Russell Flint. The image size is 9 1/2 x 4 7/8 inches, published c. 1931 in an edition of 75, numbered 'V', hand signed and numbered in ink. Sir William Russell Flint was a renowned artist and illustrator in early 20th century Britain. He was born in Scotland and studied at the Royal Academy of Art in Edinburgh, then at Heatherly's Art School in London. He was known for his fine prints and paintings, many portraying graceful female figures.


Viba
1890-1978, English

This elegant portrait of the wife of composer Bobby Hazelton Ross, was created by the British printmaker, Gerald Brockhurst in 1929, pencil signed. Brockhurst also used her as the model in his "Pepita" etching. Born in England and found to be artistically talented at an early age, Gerald Brockhurst attended the Royal Academy Schools. A scholarship enabled him to study in France and Italy where the work of the great masters, especially Botticelli and da Vinci, had a lasting influenced on him.


West of Ireland
1890-1978, English

This is a striking original etching by British artist Gerald Brockhurst. The image size is 4 7/8 x 5 3/4 inches, published in 1928 in an edition of 111, pencil signed, framed, with a label from the Vincent Price Collection. Although Brockhurst is known for his remarkable portraits, this is one of his finest, most sought after etchings. Born in England and found to be artistically talented at an early age, Gerald Brockhurst was enrolled in the Royal Academy Schools.


The End
1867-1945, German

This is a very rare pencil signed original etching by German Expressionist Kathe Kollwitz. The image size is 9 1/2 x 11 3/4 inches, 1897, plate 6 from Kollwitz's 'Weaver's Revolt' series, "Orig Rad von Kate Kollwitz" lower left, "Druck von O. Felsing, Berlin-Chlttbg" lower right, pencil signed, with the label from Nielsen Gallery, Boston. This is an early state, before lettering was added below the image. A very rich impression with a remarkable sense of light, shadow and texture.


Flying Ducks
1862-1951, American

This is a superb, very richly inked original etching with beautiful plate tone by American sporting artist Frank W Benson. The image size is 8 3/4 x 6 3/4 inches, 1919, cat: Ordeman- 160, pencil signed. Benson was a very successful painter and a member of "The Ten" along with Childe Hassam and J. Alden Weir, before he began his sporting paintings and etchings for which he is most widely known.

Painting

The Train Station
20th Century, European

A very well done mixed media drawing by W.B. Fergusson. The artist used pen and ink, pencil and gouache in this whimsical moment in time at a busy train station. Done on gray toned paper, it measures 13 3/4 x 9 1/2 inches. The artists' signature is seen on the lower right with a date of 1920.

Print

Bords de Riviere Ombreux avec Deux Moulins et Cloche a droite
1839-1889, French

Etching, image size 4 x 10/4 inches, 1870, plate signed u.r. "Lepic" and pencil signed l.l. "Lepic", from "Croquis Hollandais et Autres" plate 14. A view of fisherman along the banks of the Ombreux River with two watermills and a church in the background.

Drawing

Christmas Card 1934
1872- c.1950, American

Ink and colored pencil drawing, 1934, image size 7 3/4 x 4 3/4 inches.