Kono Bairei
1844-1895, Japanese

Flying Cuckoo
1844-1895, Japanese

Woodblock with colors, image size 7 1/4 x 9 1/2, c. 1885, artist's stamp l.r.


The Bull
1844-1895, Japanese

Woodblock with colors, image size 7 1/4 x 9 3/8 inches, artist's stamp, l.r.

Painting

Sailing off the Maine Coast
1928-, American

A fine image of sailboats along the Maine coastline, painted in watercolor on paper, sight size 12 3/4 x 16 1/2 inches, signed lower left, framed. Laurence Sisson was born in Maine and after serving in Japan in WWII, studied at the Yale Summer School. He became known for his seascapes of the New England coast as well as images of the American southwest.

Print

Men O' Gloucester
1875-1962, American

Lithograph, image size 8 7/8 x 10 inches, c. 1940, pencil signed.

Drawing

Village Life On the Canal
1756-1815, Dutch

Watercolor signed and dated 1794. Signature on back with inscription "ad vivum fesit vigli", meaning "made to live." 4 1/2 x 7 1/4 inches on wove-type paper.