Charles Schlecht
19th c., German/American

Alone
19th c., German/American

Etching after Percy Moran, image size 17 1/2 x 32 3/4 inches, 1885, inscribed "Gazing with a timid glance / on the waters broad expanse."

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

The Evangelists: Saint John
1565-1629, Dutch

Engraving, image size 7 1/16 x 5 9/16 inches, Netherlands 1588, Fogg Museum provenance, J W Randall collection #1011 NA

Drawing

Christmas Card
1872- c.1950, American

Ink drawing, image size 7 1/2 x 4 3/4 inches.