Peter Mazell
18th c., English

Sea Birds
18th c., English

Color etching, image size 13 1/2 x 11 1/8 inches, inscribed in plate "L2" l.l.


Manx Petrel
18th c., English

Hand colored engraving, circa 1790, Mazell was an English engraver working in London and exhibiting from the late 1760s through thr 1780s. Know also for portraits and landscape


Water Bird Pair
18th c., English

Hand colored engravings, circa 1709, image size 14 3/4 x 12 3/4 inches, monogram in plate

Painting

Cascade de Flumen

Watercolor, image size 14 1/4 x 18 1/4 inches, laid down on board, unsigned but identification of location on back in French which indicates it's Cascade Flumen near Saint Claude, a small town in France.

Print

Naiad
1865-1928, American

This is a very fine etching by Warren Davis, image size 7 3/4 x 5 3/4 inches, printed in an edition of 150, signed within the plate, with the title and edition in pencil below the image. This etching is in pristine condition, printed on a cream colored watermarked Rives paper with ample margins. Warren Davis studied at the Art Students League in New York and became known for his etchings of idealized female figures, many of which were used on the covers of Vanity Fair and Life magazines.

Drawing

The Artist's Daughter
1893-1986, American

Silverpoint on gessoed board with black, white, and red chalk, 9 3/8 x 7 1/4 inches, c. 1960, unsigned.