Robert Hogg Nisbet
1879-1961, American

Across the Railroad Tracks
1879-1961, American

This early 20th century etching by the American artist Robert Hogg Nisbet measures 8 7/8 x 11 7/8 inches, pencil signed and titled. Nisbet's artistic talents were apparent at an early age, enrolled in the Rhode Island School of Design at age 8. With some schooling in NY and time abroad, he later taught at Brown University. Among his many accomplishments were several etching awards, and the National Arts Club prize. Near the end of his life he settled in Kent, Conn where he founded the Kent Art Association.


The South Wind
1879-1961, American

Etching with drypoint, image size 8 x 10 inches, 1935, pencil signed l.r, titled in pencil in the l.l. margin. Illustrated in "Fine Prints of the Year 1935."


Trees by a River
1879-1961, American

Etching, image size: 4 x 5 inches, pencil signed lower right. A rich impression with ample margins.


School by a River in Winter
1879-1961, American

Etching, image size 4 x 5 inches, unsigned.


Through the Willows
1879-1961, American

Drypoint etching, 10 3/4 x 13 7/8 inches, pencil signed. Awarded the Kate W. Arms Memorial Prize by the Society of American Etchers in 1933. Included in the book "American Prize Prints of the 20th Century."


Evening
1879-1961, American

Etching, Aquatint anad drypoint, image size 7 3/4 x 9 3/4 inches, pencil signed


Moonlight with Trees
1879-1961, American

Etching, 34B-N, image size 8 7/8 x 6 3/4 inches, pencil signed


So. Kent Connecticut Hills
1879-1961, American

Aquatint and dry point etching, 61N, image size 7 3/4 x 9 3/4 inches, pencil signed


Wood Interior
1879-1961, American

Drypoint etching, edition 4/80, image size 10 7/8 x 14 inches, pencil signed.


Through the Willows no.2
1879-1961, American

Drypoint, 1959, first prize graphic arts, Salamagundi Club award,
image size: 10 3/4 X 13 3/4" inches, pencil signed


Lakeside Willows
1879-1961, American

Etching, image size 10 3/4 x 13 3/4 inches, pencil signed


Bathers
1879-1961, American

Etching, image size 10 7/7 x 11 3/8 inches, pencil signed


Moonlit Skies
1879-1961, American

Etching, image size 6 3/4 x 8 7/8 inches, pencil signed


Page's House #3
1879-1961, American

Etching, image size 11 13/16 x 8 7/8 inches, pencil signed

Painting

Cascade de Glandieu

Watercolor on paper, image size 14 1/4 x 18 1/4 inches, laid down on board, unsigned but information on back in French denotes location.

Print

The Lazy Stream
1877-1966, American

This Melvin Wire etching measures 7 3/4 x 9 7/8 inches and is pencil signed and titled. Wire was a landscape impressionist creating over 30 etchings of abandoned barns and unpopulated landscapes. Belonging to no organized group of painters, Wire was a solitary figure using impressionist style to express his feelings about the land he loved.

Drawing

Harlem Revival
1905-1963, American

Pencil and graphite on drawing board, image size 13 1/4 x 15 1/2 inches, c. 1940, pencil signed. Tanzer was active in New York during the depression, and was a member of the WPA.