Reynolds Beal
1867-1951, American

Fishing Boats on the High Seas
1867-1951, American

Etching, image size 8 3/4 x 13 3/4 inches, 1930, pencil signed and dated, framed.


Gloucester Seiner
1867-1951, American

Etching, image size 8 3/4 x 12 3/4 inches, 1929, pencil signed and dated, titled in lower margin.


A Tropical Squall
1867-1951, American

Etching, image size 6 x 9 3/4 inches, 1929, pencil signed and dated.

Painting

Setting Sail, Early Morning
1850-1921, American

Oil on canvas, 12 x 20 inches, 1881, signed and dated, in a period gilt frame. As a young man, Johnson was a sailor and one of only twelve survivors aboard a ship that caught fire and sank of the coast of South Africa. He returned to his native Boston, Massachusetts, and studied art with marine painter William E. Norton. Johnson went on to become very well known for his nautical and marine paintings in the later part of the 19th century.

Print

Child and Geese
b. 1831, British

Etching, image size 7 1/4 x 4 3/4 in, plate signed, from English Etchings Part XVI

Drawing

View From a Country Road
1872- c.1950, American

This drawing by Dexter Dawes measures 18 3/4 x 24 3/4 inches. It is signed in the lower right corner. Dawes was born in Englewood, NJ and went on to study at New York City's Art Student League. He summered in Marlboro, NH surrounded by beautiful gardens with views of Mount Monadnock which became the inspiration for many of his drawings and lithographs. He belonged to a number of associations including the National Arts Club.