Alfred Conway Peyton
1875-1936, American

Bobwhite
1875-1936, American

Etching in sepia-toned ink, image size 6 7/8 x 8 7/8 inches, pencil signed


Gulls over a Rocky Islet
1875-1936, American

Etching, image size 5 7/8 x 7 3/4 inches, pencil signed

Painting

Setting Sail in the Moonlight
1832-1895, American

This is a truly remarkable luminous scene of fishing boats under the moonlight, with several figures watching from the shore. Oil on canvas, 24 x 34 inches, 1883, signed and dated lower right. Mauritz de Haas was born in Holland and studied at the Academy of Fine Arts, Rotterdam before emigrating to the United States in 1857. He set up a studio in New York and became well known for his atmospheric land and seascapes of the New York area as well as images of his native Holland.

Print

Les Fiancés
1840-?, French

Engraving after a painting by Jeanne Rongier, image size 22 x 16 1/4 inches, published by Jourdan & Barbot, Paris, printed by Chardon et Sormani, Paris. Framed.

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.