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Painting

Cambrians
1916-2004, British

Watercolor, sight size 5 1/8 x 9 1/8 inches, 1972, signed by the artist l.r., identified on labels from Ruskin Gallery, Stratford-on-Avon, England, affixed to their backings. Cambrians is a largely unspoiled area of Mid Wales. Lauder painted in the minimalist style of watercolor stating that "the scale of the work is appropriate to the medium of water color, for within this compass extreme subtleties can be made. What was anticipated in a painting was the "unseen", the "unexpected". (M)

Print

Windy Day Near Santa Cruz
1855-1940, American

This is a rare original etching by Edith Loring Getchell Pierce after a painting by California artist William Keith. The image size is 9 x 12 3/4 inches, published in 1886, pencil signed. A very rich impression with beautiful plate tone on medium weight laid type paper. Edith Loring Getchell Pierce was one of the leading women etchers of the of the American Etching Revival. She studied etching with Stephen Parrish and Peter Moran, and was greatly influenced by the American Tonalist and Barbizon painters.

Drawing

River View with Cottages
1844-1920, American

Charcoal drawing, image size 10 3/8 x 16 5/8 inches, unsigned