Nishimura Hodo
20th century, Japanese

Canna
20th century, Japanese

Color Woodblock, embossed image, image size 16 x 10 7/8 inches

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

Provincial Fishing Village
1861-1933, American

Etching, image size 2 6/8 x 4 7/8 inches, cat. Platt 40 1/2 or 40a, a trial proof sketch of Platt 40, plate signed.

Drawing

The Old Homestead
1833-1909, American

Watercolor on paper, image size 4 7/8 x 8 1/8 inches, pencil signed lower right