Utagawa Toyokuni
1769-1825, Japanese

Kabuki Characters
1769-1825, Japanese

Color woodblock, image size 15 x 10 inches, attributed to Toyokuni Utagawa


Beauty on a Cliff
1769-1825, Japanese

Color Woodblock, image size 14 1/2 x 9 1/4 inches, attributed to Toyokuni Utagawa, framed


Beauty
1769-1825, Japanese

Color woodblock, image size15 1/8 x 10 1/8 inches, attributed to Toyokuni Utagawa


Seated Samurai
1769-1825, Japanese

Color Woodblock, image size 14 x 9 1/2 inches, attributed to Toyokuni Utagawa

Painting

On the Road to the Farmhouse
1838-1909, American

This c. 1870's landscape of life on the farm by Alfred Cornelius Howland measures 17 x 13 inches and is signed on the l.l. Oil on canvas, laid on board and framed in a gold period gilt frame. Howland was born in Walpole, NH in 1838. Early in his career he learned the art of engraving and studied drawing and lithography in Boston. At the age of 22 he traveled to Germany to study at the Royal Academy and from there to Paris, where he studied with the talented Barbizon artists, Corot, Millet and Rousseau whose tonalist influence affected Howland's style for the remainder of his career.

Print

Gateway at Chartres
1880–1959, American

Etching, image size 8 1/8 x 10 1/4 inches, c. 1940, pencil signed.

Drawing

Edge of the Field
1872- c.1950, American

This landscape drawing by Dexter Dawes measures 18 1/2 x 24 1/2 inches and is signed in the lower right corner. Dawes was born in Englewood, NJ and went on to study at New York City's Art Student League. He summered in Marlboro, NH surrounded by beautiful gardens with views of Mount Monadnock which became the inspiration for many of his lithographs and drawings. He belonged to a number of associations including the National Arts Club.