Joseph Day Knap
1875-, American

Mallards Away
1875-, American

Etching, image size: 7 3/4 x 10 3/4 inches, Associated American Artists, pencil signed

Painting

Setting Sail, Early Morning
1850-1921, American

Oil on canvas, 12 x 20 inches, 1881, signed and dated, in a period gilt frame. As a young man, Johnson was a sailor and one of only twelve survivors aboard a ship that caught fire and sank of the coast of South Africa. He returned to his native Boston, Massachusetts, and studied art with marine painter William E. Norton. Johnson went on to become very well known for his nautical and marine paintings in the later part of the 19th century.

Print

Trout Water 2
1895-1961, American

Lithograph by Wilfred A. Readio measures 11 7/8 x 14 1/2 inches and is plate initialed, titled and numbered. Readio was a painter and lithographer known for his scenes of Pittsburg, PA. and the American West. He was a Professor of Art at the Carnagie Institute of the Arts in Pennsylvania.

Drawing

Meadow View
1872- c.1950, American

A very nice pencil drawing of a distant meadow viewed through a shaded grove of trees by Dexter Dawes. It measures 11 x 7 5/8 inches, on a bi-fold sheet of medium weight paper. Dawes spent many summers in the Marlboro, NH area drawing and painting the incredible natural beauty that surrounded him.