Arthur R. Herrick
1897-1970, American

Still Life with Peonies
1897-1970, American

A vibrant still life by New England artist Arthur Herrick, oil on canvas, 25 x 30 inches, c. 1950, signed, in the original frame. Herrick studied at The New School of Design in Boston and was an illustrator and designer before taking up painting. He lived in Westmoreland, NH and specialized in plein air landscapes of New Hampshire and Vermont, as well as scenes of the Rockport and Gloucester area of Massachusetts.


The Breakers
1897-1970, American

Oil on masonite, 20 x 24 inches, c. 1950, signed "A R Herrick," in the original frame built by the artist. Herrick was a well known artist in Westmoreland, NH, specializing in plein air landscapes and seascapes of New England. He was a member of the Copley Society of Boston, the Connecticut Academy of Arts and the North Shore Art Association. This dynamic image of crashing surf was most likely painted near Rockport, MA.

Painting

Landscape with Thatched Cottage
1851-, Denmark

Oil on canvas, 18 x 24 inches

Print

Boulevard Montmartre
1827-1886, French

Etching, image size: 6 1/16 x 8 1/2 inches, plate size: 7 13/16 x 10 inches, 1884, II state, cat. Villet-155, inscribed: "Paris 1884 / Boulevard Montmartre" l.l. plate signed l.r.

Drawing

Christmas Card 1940
1872- c.1950, American

Pencil drawing, 1940, image size 9 1/8 x 5 3/4 inches.