Ruel P. Tolman
1878-1954, American

Smithsonian Building
1878-1954, American

Etching, image size 9 7/8 x 8 inches, inscribed "To my friend George T. Tobin", pencil signed and titled.


The Quiet harbor
1878-1954, American

Etching, image size 9 3/4 x 7 5/8 inches, titled and signed in pencil.


Peace 1945
1878-1954, American

Etching, image size 3 7/8 x 2 5/8 inches, 1945, artist's Christmas card for 1945, addressed to "Tobin" (the artist George Timothy Tobin), pencil signed.

Painting

Landscape with Sheep
1809-1889, Belgian

This is a beautiful painting of a ewe and her lambs in a summer meadow, with mallard ducks swimming nearby. It is painted with oils on panel and measures 5 1/2 x 7 5/8 inches, 1860, signed and dated lower right, in a period gilt frame. There is an inscription in French on the back of the board, written in the artist's hand, but we have been unable to decipher it. Van Severdonck was a Belgian artist known for his small scale landscapes and images of farm animals, especially sheep.

Print

Self Portrait
20th c., American

Wood engraving, image size 8 x 6 inches, 1984, pencil signed

Drawing

The Front Door
1872- c.1950, American

An unfinished sketch of a country home, shadowed by trees on a summer day by Dexter Dawes, measuring 7 5/8 x 11 inches.