A brilliant seascape by the renowned artist, Sears Gallagher. Created c. 1920, sight size is 13 1/4 x 19 1/4 inches and is signed by the artist on the lower right. On the back of the sheet, written in the artist hand, is the title and the artists signature. Known for his etchings and watercolors of historic streets and landmarks in and around Boston, he also had a love of marine settings and created many scenes of coastal Maine, especially Monhegan Island.
This is a great image of the New York Stock Exchange of the 1920s, with a fantastic sense of the hustle and bustle contained within the grand architecture of the trading floor. Etching, image size 10 7/8 x 12 3/4 inches, c. 1920s, pencil signed. A rich impression on medium weight wove type paper.