Recent Acquisitions

This is an original watercolor and ink was drawing done for the Book Poems of Childhood, 1943.  This work was painted by American artist and illustrator Everett Shinn.  This work is hand signed in the lower edge by Shinn.  Absolutely this is the original drawing that was used for the book, the printers proof is on the back of the frame.  The drawing measures 14X24 on illustration board, very good condition, archivally framed.  This image ,  was created for the for the book, Poems of Childhood by James Riley, published by Gosset & Dunlap, in 1943. 


A richly toned etching by George Hand Wright measuring 8 7/8 x 11 7/8 inches, pencil signed and titled. George Wright studied at the Academy of Fine Arts in Philadelphia, Paris and Munich before settling in New York where he was an illustrator for Harper's and The Saturday Evening Post. He exhibited at the Art Students League and was a member of the Salmagundi Club and the Society of American Etchers.


This is an original etching, pencil signed by American artist Douglas Gorsline.  The title Express Stop was created and printed in 1945.  The image measures 6 3/8X5 3/4 inches.  It was published by Associated American Artists in New York.  The edition was 250.  Nicely framed with archival materials.


This is a fine drypoint etching by British artist Muirhead Bone.  The subject is: Joseph Conrad Listing to Music.  It was created and printed in 1923.  Hand signed lower border in pencil.  The image measures 9 7/8X7 inches.  The image appears in the Dodgson catalog as image 385.  This etching is in good condition, nicely framed.


This is an original pencil signed wood engraving by American artist Herbert Waters.  The title lower border is: Appalachian Mining Village, created and printed circa 1940.  This image measures 8X5 1/2 inches.  Printed in an edition of 70.


This is an original lithograph by American artist Grant Arnold.  The title is Railroad Avenue, it is pencil signed titled and dated 1940.  The image measures 9 1/2X13 3/4 inches.  Printed on a medium weight Rives B.F.K. wove type paper.


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.


This is an incredibly detailed, atmospheric Norwegian landscape of a small cabin at the edge of a fjord, the distant hills fading into a soft morning mist. It is painted in oil on panel, 11 x 16 inches, 1871, clearly signed "A Rasmussen 71" in the lower right corner, presented in a 19th century gilt frame.