Sidney E. Wilson
1869-1924, English

Portrait of a Victorian Woman
1869-1924, English

This matted and framed Victorian image, created in 1911, measures 12/1/2 x 10 1/2 inches. It is pencil signed in the lower right corner with a publishers blindstamp on the lower left margin. "Copyright Published January 1st, 1911, Vicars Brothers, 12 Old Bond Street, London." is printed across the top margin. Wilson was a master of the English mezzotint revival style of the early 1900's.

Painting

Whitby, Yorkshire
1803-1840, British

Oil on canvas, 12 1/2 x 15 5/8 inches, c. 1830, signed "Chambers- Whitby" on the back of the sinking ship. A dramatic scene of a shipwreck in the stormy seas. Chambers was a painter from Whitby, Yorkshire, who specialized in seascapes. He was the son of a fisherman, and as a young boy served as a cabin boy on a merchant ship. He later spent some time in London as a set painter for the Pavillion Theater. Chambers was best known for his paintings of ships and naval battles, many of which are in museums and galleries in Britain.

Print

Courting Couple
$225.00
1864-1941, American

Etching after Leon Moran, image size: 12 x 16 1/2 inches, copyright 1893 Klackner and Haymarket, printed by Ch. Whittmann, Paris, pencil signed by Moran

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.