19th Century European

Cows by Ruins

A very detailed landscape with cows, measuring 7 3/8 x 13 inches, with remarque of reclining cows, l.r., blindstamp on l.l.


Young Woman in the Park

A very fine French etching measuring 10 3/4 x 9 inches, c. 1877, on heavy weight paper, "Planche XVIII" printed on top margin.


Noble Woman

19th century etching, French, "Planche LXXI" on upper margin, printed on heavy weight paper, c. 1877.


Harvest Time

A well done watercolor of an Italian harvesting scene measuring 7 1/4 x 10 1/4 inches. It is signed on the l.r. but at this time we are unable to decipher it. Matted and framed. (M)


Bronze Tazza

This bronze tazza measures 4 1/2 inches tall by 6 inches wide. It has the initials "B.D." on the bottom along with the number "496".


Standing Woman with Rake

This lovely bronze miniature of a woman measures 3 inches tall and is secured to a 2 3/4 inch piece of whalebone.


Loggers Hut

This detailed French etching measures 10 x 7 3/4 inches. Created in 1853, it is plate initialed, titled and dated. The inscription on the lower margin reads "La Cabane des bucherone, dans les bois du Buron, pendant l'automne de 1853."


Whippets

Engraving, image size 11 x 7 1/4 inches, two images on the same plate.


Love's Sweet Song

Engraving, sheet size 9 1/2 x 7 1/4 inches, c. 1800.


Wandle

Etching, image size: 5 5/8 x 8 1/2 inches, 1881, inscribed in plate "English Etchings Part XVIII" lower right, titled and dated in the plate lower left, blind stamp lower left.


Cottages

Etching, plate size: 6 3/4 x 9 3/4 inches.


Sheep on the Village Green

Etching, image size: 5 1/2 x 9 1/2 inches, initialed in the plate lower right


Figure In An Archway

Etching, image size: 8 7/16 x 6 7/16 inches, plate size: 9 3/8 x 7 1/4 inches, artist monogram lower right


A Merry X Mas

Etching, plate size: 4 13/16 x 6 3/8 inches, Published in English Etchings part 7, initialed in plate "S.H.B", blind stamp lower left

Painting

A Woodland Spring
1857-1927, American

This is a richly painted, atmospheric woodland scene by the New England artist Joseph H. Greenwood. Oil on board, 6 x 8 inches, 1898, signed and dated on the lower right. Greenwood started out as a factory worker and then a teacher and eventually became Worcester's most noted landscape painter who preferred to paint the natural beauty of rural New England's four seasons. He was influenced by his contemporaries, George Inness and Willard Metcalf and studied in the Boston area with R. Swain Gifford and John Appleton Brown.

Print

The Fair Lady of the Roses
b. 1834, French

Etching, after Napoleon Gradi, image size: 10 1/2 x 7 3/4 inches, copyrighted 1886 by Gebbie&Co, plate signed

Drawing

Old Man with Turban
1696-1770, Italian

This red chalk drawing attributed to the Italian artist Giovanni Battista Tiepolo measures 8 1/2 x 6 inches, unsigned, label with artist provenance included. Tiepolo was an Italian painter, printmaker and craftsman. Working in his native Italy as well as Spain and Germany, he became known for his religious frescoes and has been described as "the greatest decorative painter of eighteenth-century Europe."