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 etching by Kerr Eby measures 11 3/8 x 11 3/4 inches and is pencil signed and editioned, 1932, cat. Giardina-170, depicting the Agawa River or Lake in an area in the Algoma District of Ontario, Canada. (M)

$425.00

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 Very rare, unpublished 2nd state.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 remarkable etching is one of Eby's finest prints, and is featured on the front cover of the Giardina catalog. The image size is 8 5/8 x 15 5/8 inches, published in an edition of 100 in 1931, cat: Giardina-168, pencil signed "Kerr Eby imp", the 'imp' indicating that Eby printed this impression himself. This image is one of several landscapes Eby made depicting his house in Westport, Connecticut and with it's rich tonal range and vivid contrasts, it is by far one of his most impressive images. This etching features a very richly inked impression on a medium weight watermarked wove type paper.

$975.00

Pencil signed "Kerr Eby imp," indicating that he printed this himself, in the lower right. Editioned in pencil in the lower left. Plate measures 11 x 7 inches on 15 1/2 x 10 inch watermarked laid type paper. Catalog: Giardina 133. C. 1928. Edition of 90. The scene depicted was probably in Connecticut. An atmospheric print with good composition and plate toning.

$575.00

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

This is an original hand signed etching by American artist Kerr Eby. The title of this work is: "The Cow Shed". It was created and printed in 1946, one of his last prints. Most likely a scene in Connecticut. The image measures 9 5/8X15 1/8 inches. Printed on a medium weight wove type paper. Ebay used the "imp" after his name to show that he personally printed this impression. Extensive use of plate tone throughout the sky and snow. It was printed in an edition of 100. This image appears in the Giardina catalog as image number 211.

$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

Etching, image size: 11 3/4 x 12 3/4 inches, 1930, ed. 90, cat. Giardina-157, pencil signed lower right

$725.00

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.  The title is Driftway, which was Eby's home in Westport, Connecticut.  This etching has an image size of 8 3/8X14 inches.  It was created and printed in 1928 in an edition of 90.  Eby left a skim coat of ink to create tone in the sky.  This etching is pencil signed lower right with the "imp" after his name meaning that he printed this impression himself.  This was the first depiction that he did of this subject.  He later in 1931 created Driftway, Moonlight,1933,  Driftway,  Evening  and Days End, Driftway in 1939.  This image appears in the Giardina catalog as image number 132.

$795.00

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