Recent Acquisitions

This is an original color etching by Austrian artist Tavik F. Simon.  The title is: Nocturne in Auray, Brittanny.  This image was created and printed in 1911 in an edition by G. Petit of 200 signed impressions.  The image measures 11 1/4X16 3/8 inches. ..Pencil signed by Simon lower border, printed on a medium weight watermarked laid type paper.  This image appears in the Novak catalog as image number 179.

$425.00

This is an original pencil signed lithograph by American artist Louis Lozowick.  The title is: Winter Fun, the view is a scene in Central Park in winter, facing South with the Plaza Hotel in the background.  This image was created and printed in 1940, published by Associated American Artists in New York, in an edition of 250.  The image measures 9 7/16X12 7/8 inches.  Very nice condition, printed on a medium weight wove type paper.  The image appears in the Flint catalog as image number 188.

$1450.00

This is a fine original drypoint etching by Scottish artist David Y. Cameron.  The title of this etching is: Craigievar Castle, It was created and printed in 1908.  The image measures 9 1/2X13 3/4 inches.  It is pencil signed lower right border.  printed on a medium weight laid type paper.  Very richly printed.  This image appears in the Rinder catalog as image number 402.  The thired state of three.  The setting is amoung the scenic rolling foothills of the Grampian Mountains south of Alford, Aberdeenshire, Scotland.

$825.00

This is a fine impressionistic drypoint etching by British printmaker, David Y. Cameron.  The title of this work is:  Still waters, it was created and printed in 1906.  Hand signed in pencil lower border and printed on a thin Japan type laid paper.  The image measrues 5 7/8X12 1/8 inches.  This image appears in the Rinder catalog as image number 381.  This is the forth state of four, the published edition.  The subject was taken of the River Tay in Scotland.

$7750.00

This is a fine aquatint etching by American artist warren Davis.  The title is: The Flight of the Sylphs.  Created and printed circa 1920 the image measures 7 7/8X9 7/8 inches.  Hand signed in pencil lower right, printed on a medium weight wove type paper with the "France" watermark.

$425.00

This is an original oil on canvas painting by American Cape Ann artist: Charles Paul Gruppe.  This view of a family on the dunes, created circa 1930's has an image size of 14X20 inches.  It is signed lower right Cha P Gruppe.  It came to us in what appears to be the original Hassam style gilt frame.  A very fine impressionist view of the dunes at sunrise.

$1850.00

This is an original oil on canvas by American Tonalist artist J. Francis Murphy.(1853-1921)  This view of Twilight in Autumn was set most likely in the Catskill Mountains of New York.  The image measures 18X30 inches.  It is signed J.Francis Murphy and dated 90 in the lower left corner.  This painting was previously sold through Christies in New York, January 1999.  The painting is housed in a fine carved gilt frame.  The painting has been professionally relined and is in very fine condition.  "Murphy's simmering sunsets and autumn melancholy are deceptive, his best work embodies the radical experiments of his contemporaries (Ryder, Innes, Blakelock) tempered with a cool poise and exquisite indwelling depth of tone." (David Cleveland, A history of American Tonalism)

$6450.00

This is an original hand colored drypoint etching by French artist Paul Cesar Helleu (1859-1927)  The title is: Jeune femme au chapeau de marabout, created and printed circa 1890's.  Hand signed in pencil lower left corner of the image.  The image itself measures 21 1/2X11 1/2 inches.  Printed on a heavy weight wove type paper.  The borders are trimmed just outside of the platemark.  Just enough space for proper presentation.

$1600.00

This is an original etching by British artist Sir Francis Seymour Haden.  The title is: The Inn, Purfleet,  It was original composed and created in 1869.  This etching was done in 11 states, this was the published version and designated as X/XI before the plate was cut down.  This etching is pencil signed, the image measures 7X10 inches, printed on a medium weight laid type paper.  The image appears in the Schneiderman catalog as image number 127.  The scene was taken "from the left bank of the tidal waters of the lower Thames, some twelve miles east of London."

$495.00

This is an original etching by American sporting artist Aiden Lassell Ripley.  The title is: Two Grouse, created and printed circa 1935.  This etching is pencil signed and titled in the lower border.  The image measures 11 1/8X9 7/8.  It is nicely framed with archival materials.  This scene was viewed by the artist: "Back of an old abandoned farmhouse on an Adirondack hill the long untended apple trees...where grouse find good feeding".

 

$6750.00

This is an original oil on canvas painting by American Hudson River artist James McDougal Hart.  The painting measures 30X23 inches, signed and dated 1881 in the lower left corner.  This painting came to us in what appears to be the original period frame.  The painting had been lined and is in excellent condition.  A beautiful work, Hart at his best.  "Born in Kilmarnock, Scotland, James Hart was a leading figure of the second generation Hudson River School painters and was known for idyllic landscapes, especially with cows. His family emigrated to Albany, New York in 1830 ". James McDougal Hart served as the Vice President for three years of the National Academy of Design. He became a member in 1859.

$14750.00

This is an original etching by British artist Stanley Anderson.  It is titled: The George Inn Public House, Southwark.  It was created and printed in 1919 in an edition of 175.  The image measures 9 3/4X12 inches, pencil signed lower right and has the blindstamp Fine Art Trade Guild.  It was published by Henry Graves.  "The George Inn of Borough High Street in Southwark is the only surviving galleried coaching inn in London.  It served as an outdoor theatre in Elizabethan times."  This image appears in the RAofA catalog as image number 96.  Good condition, but we a weakened platemark on the left side, most likely from the printing press pressure.

$475.00

This is an original engraving by French artist Jean Emile Laboureur.  The title of this work is: La Blanchisseuse (The Laundress)  This image was created and printed in 1922.  It is pencil signed by the artist and numbered as 40/72 in the lower right border.  The image measures 9 7/8X7 1/8 inches.  Nicely Framed.  Very good condition.  Laboureur was well known for his distinctly  Cubist style of expression.

$975.00

This is an original engraving by French artist Jean Emile Laboureur.  This engraving was created and printed in 1920.  One of 6 pencil signed impressions prior to publication in L'Architectures in  an edition of 500 unsigned impressions.  The image measures 11 5/8X8 1/8 inches.  Hand signed in pencil lower left.  Very nicely framed with a linen matting.  This is one of his largest images done in his distinctly cubist style.

$2400.00

This is an original oil on board by American impressionist, Wilson Henry Irvine. (1869-1936)  This painting done on a thick pine board measures 11X15 inches.  It is signed "Irvine" in the lower left corner.  House in a 19th century Ornate frame.  Irvine was one of the founders of the Old Lyme artist organization.

$2450.00