This early 20th century etching by the American artist Robert Hogg Nisbet measures 8 7/8 x 11 7/8 inches, pencil signed and titled. Nisbet's artistic talents were apparent at an early age, enrolled in the Rhode Island School of Design at age 8. With some schooling in NY and time abroad, he later taught at Brown University. Among his many accomplishments were several etching awards, and the National Arts Club prize. Near the end of his life he settled in Kent, Conn where he founded the Kent Art Association. His works are exhibited in the Metropolitan Museum of Art, the National Gallery and Library of Congress in Washington, D.C.
Etching, image size 10 7/7 x 11 3/8 inches, pencil signed
Etching, image size 10 3/4 x 13 3/4 inches, pencil signed
Etching, 34B-N, image size 8 7/8 x 6 3/4 inches, pencil signed
Etching, image size 11 13/16 x 8 7/8 inches, pencil signed
Etching, image size 4 x 5 inches, unsigned.
Etching with drypoint, image size 8 x 10 inches, 1935, pencil signed l.r, titled in pencil in the l.l. margin. Illustrated in "Fine Prints of the Year 1935."
Drypoint etching, 10 3/4 x 13 7/8 inches, pencil signed. Awarded the Kate W. Arms Memorial Prize by the Society of American Etchers in 1933. Included in the book "American Prize Prints of the 20th Century."
Etching, image size: 4 x 5 inches, pencil signed lower right. A rich impression with ample margins.
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