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Painting

The Homestead
1848-1923, American

William Preston Phelps was a plein air painter. In 1876, he travelled to Europe and began studying at the Royal Academy of Art in Munich. He later moved to New York and then back to Europe with his friend William Meritt Chase.

Framed oil on canvas, 24 x 36 inches. Signed in the lower left. The subject is likely his family homestead in Chesham, New Hampshire.

Print

English Bay
$425.00
1900-1968, American

Etching by the American artist Levon West measuring 8 7/8 x 10 7/8 inches, 1927, pencil signed, titled and numbered 70/100, printed by West. Levon West was a watercolorist, printmaker and photographer, studying at the Art Students' League and then with Joseph Pennell. A great admirer of Whistler, West created his own "Venice Set" in 1931, along with a series of five etchings of native life in Hudson Bay. His works are on display in the New York Public Library, the Brooklyn Museum, the Metropolitan Museum of Art and many others.

Drawing

Immigrant Couple
$225.00
1903-?, American

This drawing in pastel by Nancy Dyer measures 11 x 15 inches. Signed in the lower corner, sheet mounted on board, c. 1930.