Cattle Crossing
1848-1923, American

William Preston Phelps was a plein air painter. In 1876, he travelled to Europe and began studying at the Royal Academy of Art in Munich. He later moved to New York and then back to Europe with his friend William Meritt Chase.

Framed oil on canvas, 25 x 48 inches. Provenance originally sold by Doll & Richards, label on back. Painting is in original custom frame. Signed in the lower right with the word "munchen," meaning it was painted in Munich. Circa 1879.


Ostend Horse
1886-1966, British

Print 33 in an edition of 100. Pencil signed and editioned. Plate signed and dated 1926. Plate measures 7 x 9 inches on 9 1/4 x 12 3/4 inch watermarked wove type paper. Catalog: Appleby 125. Featured in Fine Prints of the Year 1927.


Still Life with Cosmos and Larkspur
1872- c.1950, American

This is a very fine floral still life by Dexter Dawes, watercolor on paper, c. 1930s, unsigned.