Lithographs


Figure Study

An original lithograph measuring 5 1/2 x 3 1/2 inches. Framed.


Study of a Nude
1852-1931, French

This original lithograph by Jean-Louis Forain measures 10 x 12 inches on a sheet size of 19 1/2 x 12 1/2 inches. Created c. 1898 in probably a small but unknown edition. Cat: Johnson 48.4. Forain was an important French Impressionist painter, lithographer and etcher. Friends with Degas for over 50 years and heavily influenced by Daumier, he enjoyed depicting scenes of everyday life in the city of Paris. This print was intended for a portfolio to have been published by Ambroise Vollard. Forain was a member of the Royal Academy of Arts in London.


Bearskin Neck
$350.00
1901-1969, American

This is a very fine original lithograph of Bearskin Neck, a small neighborhood in the town of Rockport, Massachusetts. The image size is 9 7/8 x 13 3/4 inches, published in 1945 in an edition of 50 impressions, pencil signed and titled.


Scholar
1921-2007, American

Lithograph, image size 13 1/8 x 9 3/4, c. 1970s, pencil signed, titled and numbered.


The Rampart of Verdun
1880-1947, French

This is a dramatic lithograph of a group of soldiers in the midst of battle in France during WWI. The image size is 17 x 11 7/8 inches, 1916, hand signed and numbered, framed. Lucien Jonas was an official military artist in France during WWI and traveled extensively through the front lines, creating many paintings, drawings and prints depicting the heroism and bravery of the soldiers on the front lines.


Torso
1892 - 1973, American

A dramatic lithograph by Russian- American artist Louis Lozowick, this image measures 11 x 7 3/4 inches, published in 1929 in an edition of 50 impressions, cat: Flint-42, pencil signed and numbered, in an ornate hand carved wood frame. Lozowick was born in Ukraine and studied at the Kiev Art School for several years before moving to the United States where he attended the National Academy of Design and Ohio State University.


Nude with English Newspaper
1913-1981, English

This is an evocative original lithograph by British post-modernist artist Reg Butler. The image size is 16 3/8 x 7 5/8 inches, published in 1955 in a very small edition of 18 impressions, pencil signed, dated and numbered. In 1953 Butler won the 'Unknown Political Prisoner' competition and became one of the foremost British sculptors of the 20th century, known for his slightly abstracted female nudes.


First Snow
1875-1962, American

This is a very fine New England lithograph, image size 8 7/8 x 12 inches, 1946, pencil signed and titled. Grant was well known for his lithographs of Gloucester and the North Shore of Massachusetts, most likely the setting for this idyllic winter scene.


Le Sausseron
1876-1958, French

This is a vibrant lithograph in colors by French Modernist artist Maurice de Vlaminck. The image size is 18 1/2 x 25 inches, published in 1921 in an edition of 100, cat: Walterskirchen-164, pencil signed and numbered. Along with Henri Matisse and Andre Derain, Vlaminck was a central figure in the Fauvist movement of the early 20th century. Heavily influenced by Impressionism, Vlaminck was known for his expressive use of color and form, creating very lively, energetic images.


The Walls of Pedro Miguel Lock
1857-1926, American

From Pennells' "Panama Canal Series", this lithograph measures 17 1/2 x 22 inches. Cat: Weurth 233. Pencil signed. From January, 1912 to March of that year, Pennell spent sketching in the depths of the final construction of this massive undertaking. At times he wondered if its' vastness was possible to capture on paper. He was allowed to venture wherever he wanted and the men working around him were just as much interested in his work as they were in their own. He treasured his time spent there.

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

Philosophy Student
b. 1934, American

Wood engraving, image size 6 x 9 inches, artist's proof, pencil signed

Drawing

Tree Study, 1905
1893-1986, American

Watercolor, 1905, image size 13 3/4 x 9 3/4 inches, pen signed