Samuel Johnson Woolf
1880-1948, American

At the Counter
1880-1948, American

Etching, image size 6 7/8 x 5 inches, signed in pencil l.l. "S.J. Woolf."


Pushcart Peddler
1880-1948, American

Etching, image size 5 x 6 7/8 inches, signed "S.J. Woolf" in l.l.


Herbert Clark Hoover
1880-1948, American

Lithograph, image size 15 7/8 x 11 1/2 in, signed l.r., framed

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

Chamber of Commerce
1882-1956, American

Etching, image size 6 7/8 x 5 7/8 inches, ed. 26/28, pencil signed and titled

Drawing

View of Monadnock from Roxbury
1872- c.1950, American

This pencil drawing of a distant view of Mt. Monadnock measures 4 x 13 3/8 inches. Done with a very fine hand, it suggests a bright, sunny summer day. The image is on a bi-fold sheet of medium weight paper with location info written in the artist's hand.