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

Children's Battle
1819-1886, French

A lovely oil on canvas depicting children playing war games. The image is unsigned but we are attributing this painting to the French artist, Pierre Edouard Frere. Sight size measures 10 x 7 7/8 inches and is housed in a period gilt frame measuring 13 1/2 x 11 3/4 inches. Frere was known for his images of children, usually of the lower classes, experiencing the joys and struggles of their very young lives.

Print

University Of California, Berkley
19th C.

Etching, plate signed, image size 8 1/4x12

Drawing

Landscape With Distant Lake
1881-1939, American

This Hopper Emory pen and ink lake vista, measures 6 1/8 x 10 inches and is signed on the l.r., printed on heavy weight paper.