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.
This is a very rare pencil signed etching by Sir Francis Seymour Haden; it is an early proof, from before the edition published in Hamerton's 1880 'Etching and Etchers'. The image size is 5 1/2 x 7 7/8 inches, 1877, cat: Schneiderman-161, plate signed and dated, pencil signed, a very rich impression on a laid type paper, framed. Sir Francis Seymour Haden was one of the most important British etchers of the 19th century, along with his brother in law James Whistler. In addition to being a highly regarded artist he was a successful surgeon, accomplished author and dedicated angler. He was a founder and the first president of the Royal Society of Painter-Etchers and Engravers, and was knighted in 1894. Haden created a number of remarkable etchings featuring scenes of fishing in the British countryside, of which this is one of his finest.
This is a very fine impression of the etching titled: Boston Stump, created and printed by American artist Harold Kerr Eby in 1925. The subject is the tower of St. Botolph's Church in Boston, England. This etching printed in an edition of 90 has an image size of 14 1/8X9 3/8 inches. It is pencil signed lower right and has the 'imp" after his name meaning that he printed this impression himself. This etching is in a fine Frame using archival materials.
This is an original etching by French artist Auguste Louis Lepere. The title is: La Mare de la Prairie, Crèvecoeur, it was created and printed in 1913. This appears to be an earlier state. The image measures 6X10 inches. It has the edition as 27/35. This etching is hand signed in pencil lower right, printed on a medium weight laid type paper. THis image appears in the Saunier catalog as image number 404.
This is an original etching by American 19th century printmaker, Stephen Parrish. The title is: A Showery Day, St. Augustine This image was created and printed in 1884. The image measures 5 5/8X9 5/8 inches. It is hand signed in pencil and has the title written in the artists hand in the lower margin. Printed on a medium weight wove type paper. This image appears in the Schneider catalog as image number 100.
This is an original pen and ink illustration done for the Story by Oscar Wilde, The Birthday of the Infanta. This illustration was done for the book published by J.C. Winston, 1940, Philadelphia. This image titled at the top edge The Infantas Birthday is on illustration board which measures 18X14 inches, signed with the artist's initials lower right.
This is a pencil signed etching by American artist Stephen Parrish. The title is: On the Rance, Brittany. It was created and printed in 1887. The image measures 4 3/4X9 1/4 inches, printed with a warm toned ink. A small imperfection at the upper edge of the plate. It appears to have been a flaw in the copper plate. This River runs through Dinan on its way north to St. Malo in Brittany. This etching is framed with archival materials.
Etching with drypoint, image size 4 1/8 x 12 3/4 inches, 1922, pencil signed.
This is a fine etching and drypoint by Scottish artist David Muirhead Bone. The title is: Shrimp Boats, Great Yarmouth. It was created and printed in 1935 in an edition of 92. Pencil signed lower right, the image measures 7 1/16X11 13/16 inches. This image appears in the Dodgson catalog as image number 464. This etching is framed with archival materials.
A remarkable original linocut, image size 8 3/4 x 11 1/2 inches, c. 1930s, pencil signed and titled. Albert Abramovitz was known for his dramatic images with sharp social commentary, many portraying the hardships of daily life for working class people in both America and Russia. Born in Latvia, Abramovitz studied at the Imperial Art School in Odessa and the Grande Chaumiere in Paris. While in Paris he was a member and juror of the Paris Salon, and won the Grand Prize at the Universal Exposition in Rome and Turin, Italy. In the 1920s Abramovitz emigrated to America, first the west coast then settled in New York City where he lived for the rest of his life. He created a number of prints for the WPA, and his work was included in exhibitions by the Union of American Artists, the American Artist's Congress, the ACA Gallery and the National Academy of Design.
Etching, image size 8 3/4 x 7 inches, Hardie 176, 1920, pencil signed
This is a beautifully energetic original etching with drypoint by French artist Hermine David. The image size is 9 7/8 x 8 1/8 inches, published in 1927 in a small edition of 40, pencil signed and numbered. A rich impression on a medium weight watermarked wove type paper. Hermine David was born and raised in Paris and at the age of 16 was accepted into the Ecole Des Beaux Arts, later going on the study at the Academy Julien. She was a well known painter and printmaker and was very active in the thriving artist community in Paris in the early 20th century. She was married to fellow artist Jules Pascin for several years, but in 1920 the couple divorced and David set up her own studio in Montparnasse. She went on to have a long successful career as an artist and illustrator and was awarded the Legion of Honor in 1932.
Passerelle du Pont-au-Change, après l'incendie de 1621 (The Footbridge temporarily replacing the Pont-au-Change, Paris, after the fire of 1621, after Della Bella)1860. Etching by French artist Charles Meryon, 1860. This etching has an image size of 4 11/16X9 inches. It is the 7th state of 9 and appears in the Delteil/Wright catalog as image number 50. Published in teh Gazette des Beaux Arts, vol. 8 Nov.1, 1860.
This is one of the most important works by American artist Troy Kinney (1871-1938) This artist was best known for his studies of Ballet and Modern Dance. The title of this work is: Lopokova and Nijinski in Les Sylphides. It was created and printed in 1916, This hand colored etchings is numbered as 76/82. The image measures 12 1/8X9 7/8 inches. The etching is hand signed in pencil lower left border. Very fine condition, the colors are richer than our image suggests. The image appears in the 1020 Kinney catalog as image number 11.
This is an original etching by American artist Harold Kerr Eby. The title is: Mist on the Agawa. It was created and printed in 1928 in an edition of 90. This image is hand signed in pencil with the "imp" after the artists name, it indicates that Eby printed this impression himself. The image measures 10 1/16X11 7/8 inches. The subject, the Agawa River was north of Lake Superior in Ontario. This etching is nicely framed with archival materials. This image appears in the Eby catalog as image number G-134.
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