Lithographs


The Arrival
$275.00
20th Century, American

A beautiful lithograph done by the New York artist, Joan Root, measuring 9 x 13 inches. Pencil signed, titled and numbered on bottom margin. AAA label included with artist provenance.


Pines at Sunset
1871-1954, Swedish-American

This is a great original lithograph by Birger Sandzen. The image size is 7 x 9 7/8 inches, c. 1930, pencil signed and dated. Sandzen was born in Sweden and studied with Anders Zorn and Richard Berg before moving to Paris to study with Edmund Aman-Jean. In 1894 he accepted a teaching position at Bethany College in Kansas, where lived and taught for the rest of his life. He was a noted painter and printmaker and an important member of the Prairie Print Makers, who selected his print "A Kansas Creek" as their first gift print.


New York Cafe
1930-2006, American

This is a great original lithograph by African American artist Benny Andrews. The image size is 10 1/2 x 14 3/8 inches, published by the Associated American Artists in 1966, pencil signed, numbered and titled, with the original AAA label. After serving four years in the US Air Force, Benny Andrews studied at the Art Institute of Chicago, earning a BFA in 1958.


The Captain's House
1906-1978, American

This is a fine original lithograph of the sundrenched village of Monhegan, Maine. The image size is 7 5/8 x 13 1/2 inches, published in 1945 in an edition of 60, cat: Stuckey-151, pencil signed. Wengenroth was one of the preeminent lithographers of 20th century America, known for his atmospheric, incredibly detailed images of the New England landscape and coastline. He studied at the Art Students League and the Grand Central School of Art in New York, and in the summers studied with John Carlson in Woodstock NY and George Ennis in Eastport ME.


Harbor at Port Clyde
1906-1978, American

A great New England lithograph by Stow Wengenroth, this image measures 3 7/8 x 6 1/4 inches, published in 1939 in a small edition of 30, cat: Stuckey-83, hand signed and inscribed "To Edwin Clark" in ink. Wengenroth was one of the preeminent lithographers of 20th century America, known for his atmospheric, incredibly detailed images of the New England landscape and coastline. He studied at the Art Students League and the Grand Central School of Art in New York, and in the summers studied with John Carlson in Woodstock NY and George Ennis in Eastport ME.


Early Light
1906-1978, American

This is a very fine original lithograph, image size 10 3/8 x 15 7/8 inches, published in 1952 in an edition of 50, cat: Stuckey-204, pencil signed. Wengenroth was one of the preeminent lithographers of 20th century America, known for his atmospheric, incredibly detailed images of the New England landscape and coastline. He studied at the Art Students League and the Grand Central School of Art in New York, and in the summers studied with John Carlson in Woodstock NY and George Ennis in Eastport ME.


The Amateur's Visit
1927-, French

A fine modernist color lithograph, image size 20 5/8 x 29 1/4 inches, 1973, pencil signed and titled, with a blindstamp in French designating this impression an artist proof apart from the published edition.


Ranch by the Mesa
1895-1961, American

Lithograph measuring 11 3/4 x 14 1/4 inches, plate signed, pencil numbered and titled, 1st state. Readio was a painter, lithographer and educator, known for his scenes of Pittsburg, PA. and the American West. He was also the Academic Drawing teacher at the Carnagie Institute of the Arts, Andy Warhol being one of his students.


Scarface
1895-1961, American

This lithograph by Wilfred Readio measures 11 3/4 x 14 3/8 inches and is plate signed, titled and numbered. Readio was a painter, lithographer and educator, known for his scenes of Pittsburg, PA. and the American West. He was also the Academic Drawing teacher at the Carnagie Institute of the Arts, Andy Warhol being one of his students.


Old Corral
1895-1961, American

This light filled lithograph by Wilfred Readio measures 11 3/4 x 14 1/2 inches and is plate signed, pencil signed, numbered and stated. Readio was a painter, lithographer and educator, known for his scenes of Pittsburg, PA. and the American West. He was also the Academic Drawing teacher at the Carnagie Institute of the Arts, Andy Warhol being one of his students.

Painting

A Country Road at Twilight
1833-1927, American

This is a fine Barbizon inspired landscape by American artist William Parsons Winchester Dana. Oil on canvas, 11 x 17 inches, 1909, signed and dated in the lower right corner, in a period gilt frame. Dana was born in Boston and as a young man spent some time at sea before traveling to Paris to study at the Ecole de Beaux Artes. He became known for his seascapes and images of the French landscape, which he often painted in a luminous softly lit style, greatly influenced by the French Barbizon school of painting.

Print

Rice Picking
1907-1981, Japanese

Woodcut, image size 9 1/8 x 4 1/2 inches, in original folder with collectors' annotations in the lower margin

Drawing

Study of Greek Statue

This early European drawing in red crayon, c. 1600, is unidentified. It has a watermark of a fleur de lis with a "M" above it. The sheet size measures 14 3/4 x 10 inches.