Otto Kuhler
1894-1976, German-American

Building Bridges
1894-1976, German-American

9 x 6 1/2 inches, printed on laid-type paper. Pencil signed in the lower right corner. C. 1924. Etching of the Point Bridge in Pittsburgh.


The Fast Mail
1894-1976, German-American

Pencil signed, printed in 1923. 6 x 8 inches on 9 3/4 x 12 3/4 laid-type paper. Kuhler was one of the best known industrial designers of the American railroads. He learned etching after World War I and enrolled at the Academy of Art in Düsseldorf.


Arch of Septimus Severus
1894-1976, German-American

Etching, image size 7 3/4 x 5 3/8 inches, pencil signed.


Heavy Weather
1894-1976, German-American

Etching, image size 12 3/4 x 9 1/4 inches, titled and signed in pencil


At Quarantine
1894-1976, German-American

Etching, image size 10 3/8 x 7 3/4 inches, signed and titled in pencil


The Thomas W. Koon Dam, Cumberland, Maryland
1894-1976, German-American

Etching, image size 7 3/4 x 10 3/8 inches, 1931, pencil signed and inscribed "No 38"

Painting

Portrait of Miss Davenport
1856-1939, German

Oil on Academy Board, 12 x 9 inches, signed and inscribed "M. v. Schmaedel/München" lower right, period frame. The sitter is identified in a copy of a letter dated August 3, 1905, from Seth Mendell to William C. Davenport, President of The Machinists' Bank, Taunton, Massachusetts, in an envelope affixed to the back of the painting. Provenance: Estate of N. David Scotti, Providence, Rhode Island.

Print

Head Study No. 2
1891-1965, American

Etching, image size: 6 5/8 x 5 7/8 inches, 1935, edition of 100, cat. S-206, pencil signed lower right

Drawing

Christmas Card 1953
1872- c.1950, American

Ink drawing, 1953, image size 10 5/8 x 7 5/8 inches.