Etching, unsigned, image size 4 5/8 x 3 5/8"
This is a drypoint etching by J. Alden Weir. It is a portrait of his daughter Caroline, "Caro" and her dog Gyp.
This etching was created and printed in 1890. The image measures 7 3/4X5 7/8 inches. It is signed in the plate only and titled and dated in the upper right edge of the image. Printed on a thin watermarked laid type paper.
This is a very rare engraving by American artist J. Alden Weir. The title is: "Arcturus", it was created and printed in 1893 and is the result of his visit to the Isle of Man in 1889. It shows a young boy with the accoutrements of the Hunt all around him. The engraving is hand signed in pencil lower left border. Printed on a "G&O" watermarked laid thin type paper. The image measures 8 7/8X7 1/4 inches. According to research this was his only engraved image.
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