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William Morris Hunt
1824-1879, American

The Hurdy-Gurdy Boy
1824-1879, American

This is a rare original lithograph by American artist and lithographer William Morris Hunt. The image size is 7 1/2 x 5 5/8 inches, published in a small edition in 1857, after the painting by Hunt which is now in the collection of the MFA Boston. William Morris Hunt was one of the earliest American lithographers. He was also a painter and studied the French Barbizon style in Europe with Millet, a close friend. Hunt is widely credited with bringing the Barbizon style of painting back to the U.S.


The Gooseboy
1824-1879, American

Lithograph, image size 6 x 7 1/4 inches, 1858, plate signed and dated. William Morris Hunt was one of the earliest American lithographers. He was also a painter, and studied the French Barbizon style in Europe with Millet, a close friend. Hunt is widely credited with bringing the Barbizon style of painting back to the U.S.


The Hay Wagon
1824-1879, American

Lithograph, image size: 7 3/8 x 10 1/16, initialed in plate


Fortune Teller
1824-1879, American

Lithograph, 1875, image size: 7 1/2 x 7 7/16 inches, initialed in plate

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

December
1869-1949, American

Etching, drypoint, image size 6 7/8 x 8 7/8 inches, c. 1930, signed in pencil lower right ''Chauncey F. Ryder'', titled in pencil lower left "December". Exhibited at The Brooklyn Society of Etchers Fourteenth Annual Exhibition, Brooklyn Museum, January 1930 and at the Twelfth International Print Makers Exhibition, Los Angeles Museum Exposition Park, March 1931.

Drawing

Study
1899-1987, American

Pen and ink drawing, image size 7 3/4 x 10 inches, c. 1930, signed and initialed l.r.