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Painting

Rockhill
1907-1982, British/American

Mixed media, sight size 11 1/2 x 15 1/4 inches, titled and dated l.r. "rockhill 67", framed. Nora Unwin was a children's illustrator and author. Born near London, England into a family where several members were engaged in publishing and printing. She is best known for her work in book illustration and wood carving. After moving to the States she became a member of the National Academy of Design in New York and earned a Newbery mention for "Mountain Born", and a Newbery Medal for "Amos Fortune, Free Man". The Sharon Arts Center in Peterborough, New Hampshire is the keeper of the Nora S.

Print

Lancelot Brown Esq.
1751-1790, English

Engraving with stippling, image size 10 1/8 x 8 1/2 inches, c. 1790, information below engraving "Painted by N. Dance, R. A. Engraved by J. K. Sherwin, Engraver to His Majesty and His Royal Highness the Prince of Wales." An epitaph by the Rev. W. Mason about Brown follows.

Drawing

A Young Man
1940-, American

Crayon and watercolor on paper, 11 3/4 x 8 7/8 inches, signed "K. Bokov", l.l.