Recent Acquisitions

This is an original engraving by French artist Philippe Mohlitz.  The title is" L'Anachorete", it was created and printed in 1984 it is editioned lower left as VIII/XIII...The image measures 4 1/2X3 1/2 inches, pencil signed, printed on a medium weight wove type paper.


This is a fine etching and aquatint by French master Louis Legrand.  The title of this work is: Rieuses (gigglers) It was created and printed in 1908 as part of the 12 print series known as "La Petite Classes", published by Pellet, Paris.  The image measures 11 1/8X15 3/4 inches.  It is hand signed in pencil and editioned as 40/100.  Printed on a simi parchment.  This etching appears as image number A362 in the Arwas catalogue.


This is  a rare early proof of the later published etching by Gerald Brockhurst.  It is titled: "The Black Cloak", it was created and printed in 1939.  The image measures 9 15/16X7 15/16 inches.  This etching is identified as the 2nd proof of the first state.  I was acquired from the  estate of the artists wife  , Kathleen Brockhurst, This etching is unsigned, it is a portrait of Mrs Paul Mellon at the time of her graduation..


One of the finest portrait etchings ever  created by British artist Gerald Brockhurst.  "Henry Rushbury", created and printed in 1930.  Rushbury, like Brockhurst studied at the Birmingham School of Art and the two later shared an apartment in London.  Rushbury was an accomplished etcher as well...  This etching is very richly printed, the subtle tonal range is incredible in person, our scan doesn't .do this image justice.  Absolutely one of the finest portraits .  This etching measures 10X7 3/8 inches, pencil signed and titled by the artist in the lower border, printed in an edition of 111.  Very fine condition.


This is an  original etching and aquatint by British artist William L.Wyllie (1851-1931)  This work is pencil signed and titled as: Southwark Bridge, London.  This bridge was constructed in 1921, we assume the etching to be of that age.  The image measures 4 3/4X12 3/4 inches.  Printed on a medium weight wove type paper.


This is an original etching by American artist Ernest Haskell (1875-1925)  The title of this work is "The Fan Tree", it was created and printed in 1915.  The image measures 5X7 inches, signed in pencil lower border.


This is an original pencil signed lithograph by New England Artist Ella Fillmore Lillie.  The title of this work is: "Sweet sings of Spring", created and printed circa 1930 this lithograph measures 9X13 inches, was printed in an edition of 50.  Very fine condition, printed on a medium weight wove type paper.


This is an original oil on canvas painting of a Young Boy by American artist Daniel Strain

(1847-1925)  This painting measures 18X16 inches, housed in a fine early frame.  The painting is signed and dated in the upper left corner of the image, 1872.  Strain is best known for his portraits and landscape paintings.  The painting has one small repair in the background about 1/4 inch which has been patched and touched up, very minor.