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

Portrait of a Young Woman
1862-1946, Italian/American

This is a sweetly intimate portrait of a young woman, oil on board, 6 5/8 x 4 5/8 inches, c. 1920, signed lower right, framed. John Califano grew up in Italy and began showing his work as a young man, winning a gold medal in Naples, Italy. In 1881 he emigrated to the United States where he lived for several years in Chicago before settling in California. He was known for his California landscapes as well as portraits and genre scenes and showed his work at the National Academy of Design, New York, and the Art Institute of Chicago.

Print

Ascent
20th C.

Lithograph, image size:91/2X13" pencil signed

Drawing

The Front Door
1872- c.1950, American

An unfinished sketch of a country home, shadowed by trees on a summer day by Dexter Dawes, measuring 7 5/8 x 11 inches.