Prosper Louis Senat
1852-1925, American

Sailboats at Sunset
1852-1925, American

A luminous sunset scene in sepia ink, the image size of this etching is 8 1/4 x 16 3/4 inches, plate size 9 3/4 x 17 3/4 inches, published in 1888 by Klackner, New York, pencil signed, with a basket and clam rake remarque below the image. Senat was born in Pennsylvania and studied art abroad, at the Ecole des Beaux Arts in Paris and the South Kensington School in London. Throughout his life he traveled all over the world creating atmospheric watercolors and etchings, although he is best known for his New England coastal views, such as this scene of the sun setting over a quiet inlet.

Painting

Study of Hooded Figures
1890 - 1951, Vienna

Ink wash drawing, image size 14 x 16 inches, pencil signed and dated '43. Tischler studied at L'Academy de Vienne under Franz Rumpler, and exhibited his work throughout Europe in the 1920s and 1930s, at museums in Rotterdam, Amsterdam, and Vienna.

Print

Daylight
1940-, American

This wood engraving by Barry Moser is one of 25 prints from his "Gold Rush" series. Published in 1985 in an edition of 350, it measures 4 x 7 inches and is pencil signed by the artist on the lower margin. The "Gold Rush" series were images portraying gold mining activities from America, Africa and Australia. Moser, from Tennessee, became a graphic artist and printmaker, studying under Leonard Baskin and Jack Coughlin.

Drawing

Trees and Pool
1893-1986, American

Watercolor, image size 17 x 11 inches, pencil signed