20th Century American Prints

20th Century American Artists

Etching, image size 10 3/8 x 7 3/4 inches, signed and titled in pencil

$750.00

This is a fine early lithograph by American artist Stow Wengenroth.  The title is: Three Trees, Eastport Maine,  it was created and printed in 1932 in an edition of only 50.  This pencil signed lithograph has an image size of 8 3/16X12 3/4 inches.  Printed on a medium weight wove type paper.

$750.00

1983, 18 1/2 x 28", pencil signed lower right

$750.00

This is an original etching by American artist Gottlob L. Briem (1899-1972)) The title of this work is :Wall Street, N.Y.C." It was created and printed in 1930 in an edition of 100. The image mesres 13 15/16X8 15/16 inches. It is hand signed in pencil lower right.

$750.00

This is a fine original etching by American artist John Taylor Arms.  This etching is titled The Red Mill, also called The Red Barn, Southport.  The image measures 11 1/8X7 1/4 inches.  This pencil signed impression done in etching and aquatint was published in 1922 in a first edition of 25.  Beautiful tonal range and fine composition with extensive reflections in the water.  This etching was later printed with some color in the barn and sky.  Nicely framed with French matting.

$750.00

This is a very rare trial proof drypoint etching by American Sporting etcher, Frank Benson.  The title is Yellowlegs No 2.  It was created and printed in 1919.  This is one of two trial proof impressions, created before the publication of the edition of 150.  The image measures 7 7/8X9 7/8 inches.  Hand signed in pencil in the lower border.This etching was originally sold through M. Knoedler and Co in New York..  This image appears in the Ordeman catalog as image number 162.

$750.00

A rare working proof by American sporting artist Frank Benson, this etching measures 9 7/8 x 7 7/8 inches, published in 1922, cat: Ordeman-165, proof C-2, pencil signed below the image, titled "Black Ducks No 2" and inscribed "C-2" in the lower margin. Frank Benson was a very successful painter and a member of "The Ten" along with Childe Hassam and J. Alden Weir, before he began the sporting paintings and etchings for which he is most widely known. He was a founding member of the Boston Guild of Artists and a long time teacher at the Museum School in Boston.

$725.00

Etching, image size: 11 x 8 1/2 inches, 1915, cat. Wuerth-678, pencil signed lower right

$725.00

This is an original pencil signed etching of New York City by American artist Joseph Pennell.  The title is: Trinity Church from the River, 1904.  The image measures 11 3/4X8 3/8 inches.  Printed in an edition of 25.  This image appears in the Kennedy Catalog as image number 324...  This etching was last sold by Kennedy Galleries in New York in 1920.  This image is the 2nd state with some changes mostly in the dramatic sky.

$725.00

This is an original wood engraving by Latvian-American artist Isac Friedlander.  The title of this work is Exodus, it was created and printed in 1931.  Pencil signed this image measures 9 1/4X12 inches.

Isac Friedlander (1890-1968) was born in Latvia. In 1912 he went to Italy where he met and worked with Russian artist Maxim Gorky. During this period he also received his only art training, studying etching, drawing and relief printing at the Academy of Rome. In 1937, he emigrated to New York where he worked full time as an artist until his death. He is best known for his woodcuts and etchings, and many museums have works by the artist, including the Smithsonian, Bibliotheque Nationale, and the Brooklyn Museum.

$725.00

Etching, image size 8 13/16 x 11 7/8 inches, Wuerth 807, printed on Arches wove paper, plate signed "JPennell 1923" pencil signed "J Pennell" l.c., private plate, etched for the Brooklyn Edison Co.

$725.00

This is a fine early edition etching of La Rue Sauton, Paris, created by American artist John Taylor Arms.  This etching was created and printed in 1924, the first published edition of 150, printed by Frederick Reynolds.  This plate was created with the help of Kerr Eby, Part of Arm's  French Church series.  The pencil signed etching has an image size of 13 1/2X7 1/2 inches.  Very fine condition, printed on a medium weight laid type paper with partial watermark upper left edge.  A rich impression...This image appears in the Fletcher catalog as image number 144.

$725.00

Framed 12 1/2 x 9 1/2 inch lithograph in 18 1/2 x 15 inch frame. Pencil signed in the lower right and dated 1935. Print is number 19 in an edition of 50.

$725.00

This is a rare lithograph by American artist Ture Bengtz.  The title is "Cocoon", it is the third state of three.  The subject is a man napping on a bench in the Boston Common.  The image is pencil signed lower border and numbered as 20.  The image measures 11X16 3/4 inches. The Boston statehouse in the  far distance.

$725.00

This is an original etching by American artist Joseph Pennell.  The title of this etching is "Madison Avenue" also known as "Rebuilding Madison Avenue".  This etching was created and printed in 1923 in an edition of 50 impressions.  This proof is hand signed in pencil by the artist with the "imp" after his name meaning that he printed this impression himself.  It is printed on an antique laid type paper.  The image measures 12X9 1/8 inches.  The image appears in the Wuerth catalog as image number 811.

$725.00