Cos Cob School
20th century, American

August Sunlight
20th century, American

Pastel, image size 16 1/2 x 11 inches

Painting

River View at Sunset
1841-1914, American

This is a luminous sunset scene by American artist Charles Volkmar. Oil on canvas, 7 x 13 3/4 inches, c. 1870s, signed in the lower left corner, in the original frame. Born in Baltimore, Charles Volkmar studied at the Maryland Institute before moving to Paris where he studied with Barbizon artist Henri Harpignes. He traveled often between the United States and Europe, exhibiting his work at the National Academy of Design, the Pennsylvania Academy of Fine Arts, the Boston Art Club , the Brooklyn Art Association and regularly at the Paris Salon.

Print

Charles, Duc de Berry
1640 - 1707, French

Engraving after de Troy. Randall 1731. Image size 15 1/8 x 11 1/2 in, sheet 16 5/8 x 12 15/16 in.

Drawing

Study of Greek Statue

This early European drawing in red crayon, c. 1600, is unidentified. It has a watermark of a fleur de lis with a "M" above it. The sheet size measures 14 3/4 x 10 inches.