Recent Acquisitions

This is a fine watercolor and Gouache painting by Pennsylvania artist Edward Scirrotto.  The subject is Brinton's Mill, In Chester County.  The well known Brandywine scene.  This painting measures 12X18 inches, clearly signed lower left corner.  The frame measures 22X28 inches.  The painting is in fine condition, the frame has a few minor scuffs.  Scirrotto died very young in 1994, we feel this work was done in the early 1980's.  A beautiful study of this well known setting.

$495.00

This is a fine Stencil lithograph by French artist Fernand Leger, Portrait of Nadia, the artist's wife.  Created 1959 published by the artist's wife in 300 impressions.A wonderful expressive image printed to the edges of the sheet, the artist name appears within the image lower right, plate signed.  A couple of minor abrasions in the image, but over all very presentable..  The image measures 19 3/4X15 3/4 inches.  

$600.00

This is an original pencil signed wood engraving by American artist Randy Miller.  The title is: Brandon's Old Home,  created and printed in 1976 in an edition of 200.  The image measures 4X5 inches, nicely framed.

$225.00

This is an original etching by American artist Frank Benson, the title is High Flying Ducks, created and printed in 1917 in an edition of 150.  The image measures 8X6 inches, hand signed in pencil lower left.  Although very presentable, nicely framed the sheet has glue residue on the back.  Its invisible from the image side.  

$295.00

This is an original oil on canvas painting by New Hampshire artist Richard Whitney.  This Lake View in Autumn is signed Whitney lower right.  The painting measures 18X24 inches.  Very good condition, artist information on the back.  Whitney is a member of the Guild of Boston Artists.

$775.00

This is a fine drypoint etching on copper by American artist Frank Benson.  The title is Rising Geese, it was created and printed in 1924 in an edition of 150, printed on Whatman Paper.  The image measures 6 7/8X8 3/4 inches.  This image appears in the Ordeman catalog as image number 238

$495.00

This is a fine drypoint etching by American artist Frank Benson.  This image titled Geese was created and printed in 1917,  It is from the third state of 3 printed in an edition of 29 signed and numbered proofs.  This one is numbered 27,  Printed on a thin Shogun paper, the image measures 10X15 1/8 inches, a very rich impression.  The image appears in the Ordeman catalog as image number 124.  There are some repaired tears in the border areas, not into the image.

$375.00

This is a fine drypoint etching on copper by American artist Frank Benson.  It is titled: Over Currituck Marshes, created and printed in 1926 in an edition of 150.  The image measures 7X11 7/8 inches.  Hand signed in pencil.  This image appears in the Ordeman catalog as image number 259.  Printed on Whatman Paper.

$725.00

This is an original pencil signed etching by American artist Frank Benson.  This etching is titled:Swinging In, created and printed in 1927 in an edition of 150.  The image measures 7 3/4X11 3/4 inches.  Printed on Whatman paper.  This etching is in the Ordeman catalog as image number 272.

$700.00

This is an original etching by American artist Frank Benson.  The image titled: After Sunset  was created and printed in 1917 in an edition of 152.  The image measures 6X8 inches, fine condition, printed on Shogun paper.  This image appears in the Ordeman catalog as image number 113.

$725.00

This is a fine drypoint etching by American artist Frank Benson.  It is titled: Canada River, created and printed in 1920 in an edition of 150, printed on Hodamura paper The image measures 6X7 1/2 inches, hand signed in pencil lower border.  This image appears in the Ordeman catalog as image number 179.  A fine impression, nicely framed.

$625.00

This is a rare early state etching by American artist Frank Benson.  The title is On Set Wings, created and printed in 1923.  This is a trial proof, hand signed in pencil, before the addition of the clouds and lines at the shore.  This image was later used as a frontispiece for Volume III of the Paff catalog.  The image measures 4 1/2X5 7/8 inches.  The image appears in the Ordeman catalog as image number 223.

$495.00

This is a fine etching by American sporting artist Roland Clark.  The title of this work is: The Welcome, created and printed in 1926 in an edition of 65.  The image measures 10X8 inches.  Hand signed in pencil lower right and also titled lower in the border.  Printed on a wove type sheet with the Gelder Zonen watermark.  Fine use of plate tone in the water and sky.

$425.00

This is a very rare first state etching by American artist Frank Benson.  The subject is a portrait of the American violinist and composer Charles Martin Loeffler.  It was created and printed in 1919, with this being one of 6 first state impressions, printed on a laid Van Gelder paper.  The image measures 9 7/8X8 inches, hand signed in pencil, and inscribed first state.  Very fine condition printed in a brown toned ink.  This image appears in the Ordeman catalog as image number 156.  The later published edition numbered only 20 impressions.

$1450.00

This is an original pencil signed etching by American artist Frank Benson.  The title is: Widgeon Rising, created and printed in 1920 in an edition of 150.  The image measures 11 3/8X7 3/8 inches.  This image appears in the Ordeman catalog as image number 172.  Nice use of plate tone in the sky and land.

$625.00