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Painting

Autumn Landscape

This early 20th. century Franco/American oil painting by Rene du'l Arnet(?) measures 25 x 30 inches. Framed in a period gilt frame this fine impressionistic water scene with sunlit fields in the distance is well painted using a subtle color palette with a nice tonal and textural range.

Print

Chartres Cathedral
1895-1975, American

A beautiful drypoint etching by Samuel Chamberlain, this image measures 14 x 9 1/2 inches, published in 1931. It is pencil signed, titled and numbered with the inscription " To Eliot Fletcher, with best wishes - SC" on the lower margin. Number 104 in the BPL catalog. Samuel Chamberlain was an important 20th century American architect and artist. He studied architecture at MIT, but interrupted his studies to serve in France during WWI. After the war, Chamberlain worked as an architectural draftsman in Boston before leaving the US to travel throughout France and Europe.

Drawing

Harlem Revival
1905-1963, American

Pencil and graphite on drawing board, image size 13 1/4 x 15 1/2 inches, c. 1940, pencil signed. Tanzer was active in New York during the depression, and was a member of the WPA.