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Kaoru Kawano
1916-1965, Japanese

Painting

Mountain View
1872- c.1950, American

This landscape by Dexter Dawes measures 15 x 20 7/8 inches, is signed and dated, 1937. There are some indications that it was painted on a rainy day. 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 lithographs and paintings. He belonged to a number of associations including the National Arts Club.

Print

Tomonoura Harbour
1876-1950, Japanese

This color woodblock print by Hiroshi Yoshida, created in 1930 measures 9 5/8 x 14 x 14 5/8 inches. It is signed and titled in English on the lower margin. Listed in "The Complete Woodblock Prints of Hiroshi Yoshida" as #141. The artist seal is within the image and the jizuri seal is on the left margin. Yoshida was a very successful early 20th century Japanese printmaker who is widely considered one of the finest artists of the shin-hanga movement in Japan.

Drawing

The Blacksmith Shop
1875-1939, American

This charcoal drawing by John(Jack)Fenton measures 10 x 14 inches and is pencil signed on the lower right corner. In this image, Fenton depicts local characters gathering at the blacksmith shop to catch up on daily events. Fenton was a native of New York and studied at Columbia University and the New York School of Art. He became a painter, illustrator and teacher with his works exhibited at the Art Institute of Chicago.