Recent Acquisitions

This is a fine modernist wood engraving by American artist David Swanson.  The title is Pastorial.  This wood engraving is hand signed and titled in pencil in the lower border.  Printed on a thin Japan type paper the image measures 5 7/8X7 ¾ inches, very good condition.  Free shipping within the USA.

$175.00

This is a fine original wood engraving by American artist Dan Burne-Jones.  The title is Affection, A fine study of a young girl holding her pet rabbit,  printed circa 1940 this wood engraving has an image size of 5 1/8X4 inches, hand signed and titled in pencil, Very fine condition.  Printed on a medium weight wove type paper which measures 7 1/2X6 inches.  At the bottom edge of the sheet it reads “Xmas Greetings”..

$225.00

This is a wood block print  by American artist Albert Abramovitz (1879-1963)  The title is Boats Out East, this pencil signed wood block print measures 5 1/4X7 inches.  Printed on a medium weight wove type paper.

$245.00

This is a fine original color wood engraving by American artist Fred Larson (1868-1944)  This image printed with multiple blocks is hand signed in pencil lower border.  The image measures 5 3/4X 4 3/4 inches, printed on a laid type paper.  Created Circa 1930.

$275.00

This is a fine wood engraving by Boston printmaker, Shirley Thomson Hadley (1917-) Hadley was the President of the Boson Printmakers Club.  This image titled Old Marblehead was created and printed in 1949 and was given as the 1949 presentation print of the BPC.  This woodengraving is pencil signed, titled and numbered as 18/300.  The image measures 9X7 inches, printed on a hand made wove type paper.

$425.00

This is a fine original wood engraving by American artist Stefan Hirsch (1899-1964)  The title is Snake, created and printed in 1931, the image measures 4X6 inches, on a sheet size of 9 1/2X11 1/2 inches,  pencil signed and numbered as 5/30.  A rare image, only one example is in the collection of the Whitney Museum.

 

$425.00

This is an original woodblock print by American artist Albert Abramovitz.  The subject is the construction of the Moscow subway. Circa 1935.  Printed in a small edition. This image pencil signed and titled measures 7 5/8X6 3/8 inches.  Printed on a thin Japan type paper.

$675.00

This is an original color lithograph by American artist Don Freeman.  The title is: Ladies of the Evening, created and printed in 1937 in an edition of 50.  The image measures 9 1/4X6 3/8 inches.  It appears in the Freeman catalog as image number 117.  Thought to have been planned for release in his series as Newsstand but technical problems made it difficult to print and so the edition was limited to only 50.  This one appears to have been signed by his wife Lydia.  Very good condition printed on a medium weight wove type paper.

$425.00

This is an original  chiaroscuro woodblock print by American artist Nora Unwin.  The title is Dutch Village, pencil signed and titled in the lower border.  The image measures 8X12 inches, printed with two blocks, brown and black inking.  This is numbered as 4/30.  It doesnt appear in the McGoldrick  catalog.  Dated circa 1950.  Printed on a thin Japan type paper.

$425.00

This is a very fine original etching by American sporting artist Roland Clark.  The title of this work is: Before the Squall, it was created and printed in 1929 in an edition of 75.  The image measures 12X15 inches.  The setting was Currituck Sound, North Carolina.  This etching is framed.

$675.00

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. 

$2650.00

This is a rare wood engraving by American artist Stefan Hirsch (1899-1964)  The title of this work is the Pencil Seller, created and printed circa 1930's.  This image pencil signed lower border has an image size of 12X9 inches.  The borders are a bit trimmed.

$475.00

This is an original wood engraving by American artist Hebert Waters.  The title is Waters Calves.  It is pencil signed lower border, printed with a blue toned ink.  The image measures  4 1/4X3 1/2 inches.

$325.00

This is an original pencil signed and titled wood engraving by Canadian artist Dorothy A. Stevens.  The title is: Tibor and Homer Unloading Lumber.  This wood engraving has an image size of 6X7 inches.  Printed on a medium weight wove type paper.

$275.00

Weve recently acquired a large portfolio of original artwork illustrations created by Everett Shinn for numerous books and publications.  Many with remarks to the printer as to how it was to be reduced or changed for the book.  These were all absolutely by Shinn, many signed, some initialed, all can be found in the books that he illustrated mostly in reduced sizes and with the addition of type setting.  Fine examples of the Illustrators art from the mid 1930s-40s.  This image an ink wash,  was created for the for the book, Poems of Childhood by James Riley, published by Gosset & Dunlap, in 1943. .This image is titled "Through Sleepy Land", Page 31.  The image measures 12 1/2X 4 3/4 inches   on an illustration board which measures 20X15 with publishers notes at the bottom edge.  The condition of the drawing is fine,  A fine example of the  illustrators art "   This illustration was from the book "A Special collection of Riley's classic poems, with new illustrations by Everett Shinn created especially for this edition by the Artists and Writers Guild in 1943.

$700.00