Joseph Swain
1820-1909, English

Sheep Grazing
1820-1909, English

Etching, image size: 9 1/2 x 6 3/4 inches, 1882, plate signed


Queenshead Inn
1820-1909, English

Etching, image size 5 15/16 x 7 7/8 inches, o. 29, 1881 monogrammed in plate, English Etchings Part XX

Painting

Portrait of a Young Woman
1862-1946, Italian/American

This is a sweetly intimate portrait of a young woman, oil on board, 6 5/8 x 4 5/8 inches, c. 1920, signed lower right, framed. John Califano grew up in Italy and began showing his work as a young man, winning a gold medal in Naples, Italy. In 1881 he emigrated to the United States where he lived for several years in Chicago before settling in California. He was known for his California landscapes as well as portraits and genre scenes and showed his work at the National Academy of Design, New York, and the Art Institute of Chicago.

Print

Santa Cecilia, Guadelupe, Spain
1890-1983, American

This drypoint etching by Louis Conrad Rosenberg measures 8 1/4 x 6 7/8 inches. Created in 1925, it is pencil signed in the lower right. Rosenberg studied architecture at the University of Oregon before moving into architectural etching, studying at the American Academy in Rome and the Royal College of Art in London. The majority of his work was of European buildings with historic significance.

Drawing

Christmas Card 1934
1872- c.1950, American

Ink and colored pencil drawing, 1934, image size 7 3/4 x 4 3/4 inches.