Harold Kerr Eby

1889-1946
American

This is an original pencil signed etching by American artist Kerr Eby. The title of this work is: "A Connecticut Valley", it was created and printed in 1935 in an edition of 100.
The scene shows one of Connecticut's covered bridges in snow. The image measures 7 11/16X15 3/8 inches. It appears in the Giardina catalog as image number 184.
Fine use of skim coating of ink to show the tone of the sky.

$575.00

This is a drypoint etching from 1925. Alternatively titled "Harbor Scene." Catalog: Giardina 103. Pencil signed in the lower right with the word "imp," indicating that the artist printed it himself. Very rare, unpublished 2nd state. Plate measures 7 x 10 1/8 inches on 10 1/8 x 14 inch wove paper. The setting is likely in Cornwall, where Eby visited in 1924 and 1925. A well inked impression with plate toning. Kerr Eby was a remarkable printmaker and a member of the Cos Cob Art Colony and friends with many of the important artists of the day, including Childe Hassam and John Taylor Arms. Eby was known for his atmospheric renderings of the New England landscape as well as his dramatic images of WWI.

$425.00

An original etching by American artist Kerr Eby. The title of this work is: "Cider Mill", it was created and printed in 1940 in an edition of 100. The subject is a Cider Mill in Connecticut. Beautiful use of plate tone in the sky to contrast with the white snow. Eby was a master at capturing the bright snows of winter in New England. The image measures 7 1/16X12 3/4 inches. The etching is hand signed by the artist with his "imp" after his name meaning he printed the proof himself. The image appears in the Giardina catalog as image number 201.

$545.00

This is a drypoint etching from 1925. The plate measures 9 x 14 1/8 inches on 10 x 16 5/8 inch Van Gelder Zonen watermarked laid paper. An atmospheric print with excellent use of plate toning. Plate signed, titled, and dated in the lower left. Pencil signed in the lower right "Kerr Eby imp," the "imp" indicating that the artist printed it himself. Edition of 90. Catalog: Giardina 104. The setting is the town of Porthleven, Cornwall, an important 18th and 19th century port that was used as a harbor of refuge as it was a dangerous place to sail around. Kerr Eby was a remarkable printmaker and a member of the Cos Cob Art Colony and friends with many of the important artists of the day, including Childe Hassam and John Taylor Arms. Eby was known for his atmospheric renderings of the New England landscape as well as his dramatic images of WWI.

$325.00

This is an etching from 1921. Catalog: Giardina 52. Plate measures 7 x 13 1/2 inches on 9 1/2 x 15 3/4 inch wove paper. A well inked impression. Pencil signed "Kerr Eby imp" in the lower right, the "imp" indicating that Eby printed this impression himself. Edition of 90.

$375.00

This is a very fine original etching by American artist Kerr Eby. The title of this work is "The Cattle Ford", it was created and printed in 1945 in an edition of 100.
The image measures 8 15/16X13 1/2 inches. It is printed on a medium weight wove type paper. It is hand signed in pencil and has the "imp" inscription after his name to show that he personally printed this impression. The scene is most likely near Eby's home in Westport, Connecticut. This image appears in the Giardina catalog as image number
207. Fine use of plate tone in the sky and snow.

$625.00

9 3/8 x 11 1/2 inch etching and sandpaper ground on wove type paper, ed. 100. Cat: Giardina 193. Printed in 1937. Pencil signed "Kerr Eby imp", the "imp" indicating that Eby printed this impression himself.

Kerr Eby was a remarkable printmaker and a member of the Cos Cob Art Colony and friends with many of the important artist of the day, including Childe Hassam and John Taylor Arms. Eby was known for his atmospheric renderings of the New England landscape as well as his dramatic images of WWI.

$675.00

This is an original trial proof etching by American artist Kerr Eby.  The title of this etching is "Polperro No.2", it was created and printed in 1925.  The image measures 12 7/8X8 1/2 inches.  It appears in the Giardina catalog as image number 102.  Printed in an edition of 90, the pencil signature has the "imp", meaning that he printed this one himself.  Nice use of plate-tone in the water and sky.

$425.00

This is an original etching by American artist Kerr Eby.  It is titled: "In the Open" this image was based on the artist's WWWI experiences in France.  The image measures 7 7/8X12 3/4 inches.

It was created and printed in 1927 in an edition of 90 impressions.  This etching is pencil signed by the artist lower border.

$625.00

This is an original etching by American artist Kerr Eby.  The title is "Rye Marshes", this etching was created and printed in 1929 in an edition of 90.  This etching is hand signed in pencil by the artist and has his "imp" after his name meaning that he personally printed this proof.  The image measures 6 7/8X13 3/4 inches.  This etching appears in the Giardina catalog as image number 141

$275.00

This is an original etching by American artist Kerr Eby.  The title and subject is: "Hungerford Bridge, London"  This etching was created and printed in 1929.  This etching was based on Eby's visit to Great Britain and France during 1924 and 1925.  The image measures 8 7/8X13 3/4 inches.  It was printed in an edition of 90.  Pencil signed lower right border,   Effective use of plate tone in the sea and sky.  This image appears in the Giardina catalog as image number 144.

$495.00

This is an original etching by American artist Kerr Eby.  The title is: "Light in the Woods", it was created and printed in 1931.  This etching was printed in an edition of 100, printed by the artist himself.  There is the "imp" written after the artists pencil signature.  The image14 1/2X9 1/2 inches. Very richly printed.  This image appears as image number 161 in the Giardina catalog.  The scene is thought to be either Connecticut or Maine.  Fine condition.  

$675.00

This is an original pencil signed lithograph by American artist Kerr Eby.  The title is: Where do we go?  It was created and printed in 1919.  The image measures 11 13/16X18 3/16 inches.  Eby made only four lithographs, all based on his World War I experiences in France. (Giardina cat.)  This image is in the Eby catalog as image number 39. The edition was between 75-100 impressions.

$675.00

Kerr Eby, American, 1889-1946, "Rough Going". An evocative image of WWI by American artist Harold Kerr Eby, this etching with drypoint measures 8 1/4 x 11 3/4 inches, pencil signed in an edition of 60, second published state, 1919, Giardina cat: 29. Eby's WWI experiences in France lead to this richly inked image of infantry marching through the results of war.  Very richly inked with drypoint burr.  

$700.00

This is an original etching, pencil signed by American artist Kerr Eby.  The title is: Winter Wheat,  it was created and printed in 1933 and appears to be a view of his Westport Connecticut  home.  The image measures 6 3/8X11 5/8 inches.  Printed on a medium weight wove type paper.  It has the "imp' after his name, meaning that he printed this impression on his own press.  The edition was 100 and appears in the Eby catalog as image number 176.  Nice use of plate tone in the sky.

$525.00