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Peggy Bacon
1895-1987, American

Heywood Broun
1895-1987, American

Lithograph, image size 10 7/8 x 15 1/4 inches, 1930, National Collection of Fine Arts #92, on heavy wove paper, pencil signed, titled and dated in pencil on lower margin. Bacon began her career in lithography in 1928 and this print of Heywood Broun is one of her earliest and most sucessful. Broun was an American journalist with a long and varied career in the newspaper industry and was a founding member of the "Newspaper Guild".


Sights of the Town
1895-1987, American

Lithograph, 1946, image size 8 1/4 x 10 3/8 inches, signed and titled in pencil

Painting

Lake in the Mountains
1813-1891, American

Oil on canvas, 20 x 30 inches, c. 1875, signed "SL Gerry," l.l, in what appears to be the original gilt frame. Samuel Gerry was a self-taught artist known for his majestic mountain landscapes, especially of the White Mountains in New Hampshire. Although he didn't have much formal training, he was greatly influenced by the work of Thomas Cole and A. B Durand, as well as some artists of the European schools. In the 1840s, Gerry was considered the leader of the White Mountain School of landscape painters.

Print

Peace Offering
1864-1940, French

This hand-colored woodcut by Hermann-Paul, created c. 1918, is titled, dedicated and signed "Hermann Paul" in pencil and stamped "HERMANNPAUL" in green ink on the lower right margin. It measures 9 1/2 x 11 inches. Hermann-Paul worked in many different mediums but became known chiefly for his lithographs and hand-colored woodcuts. Working with fellow artists, Vuillard, Toulouse Lautrec, and Matisse, an "intimists" style was born which portrayed in caricatures the strata of Parisian society, the rich as well as the poor.

Drawing

View of Monadnock from Roxbury
1872- c.1950, American

This pencil drawing of a distant view of Mt. Monadnock measures 4 x 13 3/8 inches. Done with a very fine hand, it suggests a bright, sunny summer day. The image is on a bi-fold sheet of medium weight paper with location info written in the artist's hand.