Jean Leon Gerome Ferris
1863-1930, American

Portrait of a Young Artist
1863-1930, American

Etching, image size 4 7/8 x 3 7/8 inches, plate signed "G Ferris:ayma-forti" l.c., "Gavarni???" plate signed l.r. This etching is out of the publication by Estes and Lauriat titled "Famous Etchers".

Painting

Glorreiche Verangenheit! (Glorious Past!)
1887-1923, German

8 x 6 inch gouache painting on 12 1/2 x 10 inch paper. Signed in the lower right. From the collection of Dr. A. Falk, Munich. Circa 1920.

Inscription in German in pencil reads: "Wenn se Dir man blos nich erwischen - Justav!" "hab man Keene Angst ick Kenne den Rummel - ick war selba Polizeipra'sident'!" Which roughly translates to: "Don't get caught!" "Have no fear, I know the Head of Police!"

Print

Moonlit Stream
1844-1891, American

Etching, image size 4 x 5 inches, plate initialed.

Drawing

The Gathering Crowd
1881-1939, American

This is an original ink drawing on paper, image size 6 7/8 x 11 inches, 1933, signed and dated in the lower right corner. Hopper Emory was born in Baltimore, Maryland and had a successful career in banking before he turned exclusively to his artwork. He traveled to England where he studied at the Heatherly School of Art in London, then returned to Maryland where he became known for his delicately rendered architectural and maritime etchings.