Autumn Landscape

This early 20th. century oil painting by Rene de'l Arnet(?) measures 25 x 30 inches. This fine impressionistic water scene with sunlit fields in the distance is well painted using a subtle color palette with a nice tonal and textural range.


1907-2006, American

This 1935 linocut by the American artist Walter Dubois Richards measures 5 x 7 inches and is pencil signed. Richards was an illustrator, painter and printmaker, studying with Stow Wengenroth in Maine and was known for his industrious rural scenes and his use of strong, dramatic lights and darks.


The Blacksmith Shop
1875-1939, American

This charcoal drawing by John(Jack)Fenton measures 10 x 14 inches and is pencil signed on the lower right corner. In this image, Fenton depicts local characters gathering at the blacksmith shop to catch up on daily events. Fenton was a native of New York and studied at Columbia University and the New York School of Art. He became a painter, illustrator and teacher with his works exhibited at the Art Institute of Chicago.