Clifford Addams
1876-1942

Capt Cork's Statue Near Charring X
1876-1942

Etching, image size 5 3/4 x 7 1/8 inches, 1919, most likely an early artist's proof, retouched stain just below image and a reinforced broken plate mark at two corners, pencil signed, dated, and titled.


San Giorgio Nocturne
1876-1942

Etching, image size 6 7/8 x 13 7/8 inches, c. 1910, most likely an early artist's proof, reinforced broken plate mark on three sides, pencil signed and titled.


Soho Alley
1876-1942

Etching and drypoint, image size 4 7/8 x 13 1/8 inches, 1912, printed on cream wove paper. Addams was born in New Jersey and attended the Drexel Institute there. He won a Philadelphia Academy Cresson Traveling Scholarship and entered Whistler’s Academy in Paris in 1899. In the 1900′s, London’s working class Italian Soho district was the subject of many artists of the day including Whistler's shop-front prints such as T.A. Nash’s Fruit Shop. The horizontal format and the density of the etching work is comparable to many of Whistler Amsterdam prints.


Herald Square: Nocturne
1876-1942

Etching, image size 5 7/8 x 11 7/8 inches, c. 1910, a slight blemish on the sheet just to the left of the image, pencil signed and titled.


Afternoon Nap
1876-1942

Etching, image size 8 1/8 x 3 7/8 inches, 1922, pencil signed.


London County Council Hall Under Construction
1876-1942

Etching, image size 6 7/8 x 10 inches, 1919, edition of 75, pencil signed.


Garden Entrance: Grand Canal, Venice
1876-1942

Etching, image size 8 7/8 x 4 1/2 inches, c. 1914, pencil signed.


Street Scene
1876-1942

Etching, image size 9 7/8 x 6 7/8 inches, 1912, pencil signed

Painting

Running Before the Gale
1879-1967, American

This is a stunning painting by noted American marine artist Frank Vining Smith (1879-1967). This dramatic scene of a ship with foul weather rigging is painted in oils on canvas and measures 36 x 42 inches, painted c. 1930. It is signed by the artist in the lower right corner and comes in a very fine modern gilt frame. Frank Vining Smith was born and raised on Cape Cod Massachusetts and had a strong affinity with the ocean from a very young age. He studied at the School of the Museum of Fine Arts in Boston under Frank Benson, Philip Hale and Edward C.

Print

Lady Derby
1852 - 1931, American

Wood Engraving, image size 5 1/16 x 6 9/16 inches, after a painting by George Romney, plate dated 1897, Edition of 150 printed in 1902 by JC Bauer in NY, pencil signed

Drawing

Waterside Study
1848 - 1921, American

Watercolor, image size 6 x 8 1/2 inches. McAuliffe was active in the late 19th century and produced public works especially in Everett, Mass: Roman Catholic Cathedral, St John's; Parlin Library. His specialties were maritime and religious subjects.