20th Century German

The Hayfield

Etching, image size 5 3/4 x 7 3/4 inches, c. 1930, indistinct pencil signature.


Rustic Interior

Etching, image size 6 x 8 3/4 inches, pencil signed l.r. "Nolen"?

Painting

Heavy Surf at Sunset
1832-1895, American

This is a beautiful luminist style seascape by Mauritz Frederik Hendrik De Haas, one of the preeminent marine and landscape painters of the 19th century. Oil on canvas, 24 x 40 inches, c. 1880, signed on the lower left, in an ornate period gilt frame. Born in Holland, De Haas studied at the Academy of Fine Arts and at The Hague. At 27 years old he immigrated to the US and opened a studio in NYC. He painted exquisite marine and landscape views, and was known for his masterful ability to capture the full range of light reflecting off a stormy surf or the moon reflecting off a calm sea.

Print

Les Fiancés
1840-?, French

Engraving after a painting by Jeanne Rongier, image size 22 x 16 1/4 inches, published by Jourdan & Barbot, Paris, printed by Chardon et Sormani, Paris. Framed.

Drawing

Old Bridge at Dumfries, Scotland
1844-1920, American

Drawing, image size 9 1/4 x 15 3/4 inches, unsigned