John James Audubon
1785-1851, American

Musk Rat - Musquash, Old and Young and  Rocky Mountain Neotoma
1785-1851, American

Hand colored period lithographs, each image size approx. 6 1/2 x 8 1/2 inches, c. 1850. Inscribed under the top image is "Drawn from Nature by J.J. Audubon, F.R.S.F.L.S." and "Drawn on Stone by R. Trembly" l.l., "Printed by Naoel a Weingaertner N.Y." and "Colored by J. Lawrence" is inscribed in the lower right. Also on the top left of the image is "No. 3." and top right is "Plate XIII". On the lower image of the Neotoma, "Drawn from Nature by J.J. Audubon, F.R.S.F.L.S." is l.l., "Drawn on Stone by Wm. E. Hitchcock" is centered under the image, and "Printed & Col. by J.T.


American Badger and Maryland Marmot Woodchuck Groundhog, Old and Young
1785-1851, American

Two hand colored period lithographs, each image size approx. 6 1/2 x 8 1/2 inches, c. 1850, drawn from nature by J.J. Audubon, drawn on stone by W.E. Hitchcock, Printed by J.T. Bowen, Philadelphia. American Badger inscribed: "No. 10" and "Plate XLVII". Maryland Marmot Woodchuck Groundhog inscribed: "No. 1" and "Plate II". Both prints feature very rich original colors, but have tape residue and toning around the edges of the sheet, not effecting the image area. (M)

Painting

Seascape
1855-1931, American

Oil on canvas, 15 x 20 inches, signed lower left

Print

Le Nouveau Ne Au Bonnet
1849-1906, French

This is a beautiful original lithograph by French Symbolist artist Eugene Carriere. The image size is 9 7/8 x 7 3/8 inches, it was created in 1890, state I/II, pencil signed by the artist. Carriere was an important figure in the French Symbolist movement; he studied at the Ecole Des Beaux Artes in Paris with Alexandre Cabanel, and was greatly influenced by the work of Rubens and Velazquez, as well as his friend and contemporary artist Auguste Rodin.

Drawing

Across the River
1872- c.1950, American

A very fine pencil drawing by Dexter Dawes measures 7 1/2 x 11 inches.