Charles Adams Platt


Etching, image size 4 x 5 3/4 inches, cat. Platt 54, 1884, plate signed.


This is an original etching by American artist Charles Adams Platt. The title of this work is :"The East River Bridge" - Brooklyn Bridge It was created and printed in 1888 and published by Frederick Stokes New York. The image measures 6 3/4X10 7/8 inches. It is signed and dated in the plate and also pencil signed lower right border.


Drypoint from 1885. Catalog: Rice 70. An etching of the covered bridge with the Statehouse in the distance. Plate measures 11 1/2 x 17 1/2 inches on 19 1/2 x 25 1/4 inch handmade Japan paper. Pencil signed in the lower right, plate signed, titled, and dated in the lower left. This print has good plate toning and a rich drypoint burr. C. A. Platt was born in New York and studied art at the National Academy of Design, the Art Students League and the Academie Julian. He was a very successful painter and etcher, known for his delicately rendered New England landscapes and harbor scenes. He was also a very talented architect and a member of the Saint-Gaudens Art Colony in Cornish, NH.


Etching in sepia ink, image size 6 x 10 7/8 inches, 1883, cat: Rice-44, plate signed and dated, l.r.


Etching, image size 13 1/4 x 24 3/4 inches, 1882, cat. Platt 40, pencil signed


Drypoint etching C. 1885. Plate signed and dated in the lower left."The Bridge of Saragossa" inscribed in the lower right. Catalog: Rice 67. Plate measures 4 x 5 7/8 inches on 7 5/8 x 10 3/4 inch wove paper. Printed in brown-toned ink, with plate toning and fine detail.


This is a drypoint etching from 1881. Plate signed in the lower right, titled and dated in the lower left. Plate measures 15 1/4 x 13 1/4 inches on 17 1/2 x 15 1/2 inch laid paper. Catalog: Platt 26. An atmospheric print with a rich drypoint burr.


Etching, image size 11 1/2 x 18 1/4 inches, 1889, pencil signed, published by Wunderlick, New York.


This is an original etching by American artist Charles Adams Platt.  This harbor scene was created after a painting by Henry Ward Ranger.  We are uncertain as to where this scene originates.  The image measures 16X21 inches.  It is signed in pencil by both Platt and Ranger.  This was published byRadtke, Lauckner and Co in 1888. It has a remarque in the lower border of two fishing boats at the dock.  Possibly a view of the Weeping Tower in Amsterdam.