Richmond, Yorks
1906-1989, English

A great panoramic view of the town of Richmond, Yorkshire England, by one of the leading British etchers of the 20th century. Etching, image size 2 7/8 x 7 7/8 inches, published in 1935 in an edition of 50, pencil signed below the image, titled in the lower margin. Stanley Badmin was an etcher, illustrator and watercolorist studying at the Royal College of Art in London and one of the youngest ever associate members of the Royal Watercolor Society. He was known for his meticulously detailed images of the British countryside and architecture, such as this expansive image of the town of Richmond.

Painting

Miniature Portrait of a Young Woman
active 1799-1801, French

Watercolor on ivory, sight size 2 3/8 x 2 inches, oval, c. 1800, signed "LeBrun", in the original frame.

Print

The Foreign Office
1857-1926, American

Etching, image size: 10 7/8 x 8 3/8 inches, 1904, edition of probably 25, cat. Wuerth-297, pencil signed lower center.

Drawing

Meadow View
1872- c.1950, American

A very nice pencil drawing of a distant meadow viewed through a shaded grove of trees by Dexter Dawes. It measures 11 x 7 5/8 inches, on a bi-fold sheet of medium weight paper. Dawes spent many summers in the Marlboro, NH area drawing and painting the incredible natural beauty that surrounded him.