Recent Acquisitions

This is an original etching by American artist John Sloan, the title is: Bandits Cave.  It was created and printed in 1920.  This etching is hand signed in pencil.  The image measures 7X5 inches, printed on a medium weight buff toned wove type paper.  Wide margins all around.  Very fine condition, a rich impression.

$975.00

This is an original hand colored drypoint etching by French artist Paul Cesar Helleu.  The title: Femme en profil avec un chapeau.  measures a plate mark of 21 1/4X13 1/4 inches.  Hand signed in pencil lower right, a superb, richly inked impression with bright colors.  Printed on a heavy wove type paper.  Helleu began his art career when he enrolled at the Ecole des Beaux Arts and worked as an apprentice for Theodore Deck, decorating ceramic plates with women's portraits. He became friends with many artists of La Belle Epoch, including John Singer Sargent, Whistler, Tissot, Monet and Rodin, and became well known for his elegant portraits of women of French society. He traveled between France and America, and in 1912 was commissioned to create the astrological ceiling decoration in New York's Grand Central Station.

$2450.00

THis is an original aquatint etching by American artist Philip Kappel (1901-1981)  The title of this etching is: "Chatham Bar, Cape Cod".  This etching was created and printed in 1926.  It is signed titled and has a dedication to..  in the lower border.  The image measures 7 3/4X9 7/8 inches.  Printed on a Rives watermarked wove type paper.  A very rich impression.

$425.00

This is an original etching by American artist Joseph Pennell.  The title is "The Latest Tower", it was created and printed in 1923 in an edition of 40.  The image measures 12 1/8X9 1/4 inches.  This image is hand signed in pencil with the "imp" after the name meaning that the artist printed this proof himself.  This etching is printed on an antique laid type paper.  This image appears in the Wuerth catalog as image number 815.

$475.00

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

This is an original oil on canvas, laid to board painting by Auburn N.Y. artist George Lafayette Clough.  This painting measures 12X15 inches and is housed in a period fluted cove frame.  The painting was identified by an early label on the back.  There is  possibly  an obscured partial signature lower left.  But we are selling this work as unsigned.   This painting is clean and bright with a dramatic view of the river with a small town in the distance.    His use of contrasts in his cloud studies  are very distinct to this artist. . We feel this painting dates from the 1870-1890's.  A very fine example of the Hudson RIver Style of American painting from the late 19th century. 

$3650.00

This is an original mezzotint etching by British artist Percival Gaskell.  This view of river rapids has an image of 9 1/2X 13 5/8 inches.  Pencil signed lower right border, printed on a chin collet adhered to a thicker sheet.  Printed with a warm toned ink.  Gaskell is one of the best of the early British mezzotint artists.

$425.00

This is an original etching by French artist Felix Bracquemond  (1833-1914)  The title of this work is: Les Mouettes, Sea gulls.  It was created and printed circa 1880, pencil signed lower right border and signed within the plate lower right.  This is one of his most important images.  The platemark measures 7X10 1/4 inches on a sheet size of 10X13 1/2 inches.  Printed on a heavy weight wove type paper.

$475.00

This is an original pencil signed etching by American artist Kent Hagerman.  This etching created for the Fairchild aviation company.  The title is: Test Flight-Fairchild Packet, this etching was created circa 1940.  The image measures 7X9 3/4 inches.  " His works can be found in Smithsonian American Art Museum, National Gallery of Art, and Polk Museum of Art. The C-82 Packet is a twin-engine, twin-boom cargo aircraft designed and built by Fairchild Aircraft. It was used briefly by the United States Army Air Forces and the successor United States Air Force following World War II (Wikipedia) Top speed: 249 mph Range: 3,877 mi First flight: 1944 Manufacturer: Fairchild Aircraft Number built: 223 Developed into: C-119 Flying Boxcar. "

$295.00

This is an original etching by American artist James McNeill Whistler.  The title is: The Adam and Eve Tavern, Old  Chelsea.  This etching is plate signed with the butterfly monogram in the upper left sky.  The image measures 7X11 15/16 inches.  Printed on a medium weight laid type paper.  This etching was created in 1878.  It is the third state of 3.  A rich impression of this scarce composition.

$2450.00

This is an original etching by British artist Edward Bouverie Hoyton (1900-1988)  The title is: Saracinesco,  it was created and printed in 1927 in an edition of 75.  The image measures 9 1/4X10 1/4 inches.   Hand signed in pencil lower right just below the image area.  Edward Bouverie- Hoyton was in the same etching class as Paul Drury and Graham Sutherland. They remained friends throughout their lives. His early work came under the spell of Samuel Palmer but he was also influenced by the etchings of artists such as John Crome and John Sell Cotman of the Norwich School.

$475.00

This is an original etching by British artist Edward Bouverie Hoyton (1900-1988)  The title is: St. Hubert's Chapel, it was created and printed circa 1930's.  The image measures 7 7/16X11 1/8 inches,   Pencil signed lower right border, printed on a medium weight buff toned laid type paper.  A very rich impression.  Edward Bouverie- Hoyton was in the same etching class as Paul Drury and Graham Sutherland. They remained friends throughout their lives. His early work came under the spell of Samuel Palmer but he was also influenced by the etchings of artists such as John Crome and John Sell Cotman of the Norwich School.

$445.00

This is an original etching by American artist Troy Kinney.  The title of this work is: "The Rehearsal", it  was created and printed in 1929.  The subject is the Rehearsal of the Gavrilov Ballet Troupe, with Mr. Anesander Gavrilov and Miss Geraldine Spencer.  This etching is pencil signed and inscribed," with best wishes to my friend Dr. Conrad Bevens...?  The image measures 8 1/2X11 3/4 inches.  Printed on a medium weight wove type paper.

$425.00

This is an original etching with aquatint by British artist Edward J. Detmold.  The subject and title : Cockatoo, was created and printed in 1924.  The image measures 10X8 inches.  The etching is pencil signed lower right border, very richly inked and highly detailed.

$475.00

This is an original etching by American artist James MacNeill Whistler.  The title is Drouet, Sculptor, it was created in 1859, plate signed,dated and titled.  The image measures 8 7/8X6 inches.  This etching is according to the Glascow catalog is image 2 a.  This etching appears in the Kennedy catalog as image number 55.  A rich impression printed on a medium weight laid type paper.  The subject is: M. Drouet, the French sculptor.'  This etching came with the original label from print dealer Frederick Keppel.  

$1250.00