Karl Bodmer
1809-1893, Swiss

Kids
1809-1893, Swiss

Etching, image size 3 1/2 x 5 in, 1872, plate signed


Oxen
1809-1893, Swiss

Etching, image size 3 1/2 x 5 in, 1872, plate signed


Fox
1809-1893, Swiss

Etching, image size 3 1/2 x 5 in, 1872, plate signed


Otter
1809-1893, Swiss

Etching, image size 3 1/2 x 5 in, 1872, plate signed


Guard Dog
1809-1893, Swiss

Etching, image size: 3 1/2 x 5 inches, plate signed


Ducks
1809-1893, Swiss

Etching, image size 3 1/2 x 5 in, 1872


Wild Boar
1809-1893, Swiss

Etching, image size 3 1/2 x 5 in, 1872, plate signed


Hunting Hounds
1809-1893, Swiss

Etching, image size: 3 1/2 x 5 inches, plate signed


Pigs
1809-1893, Swiss

Etching, image size 3 1/2 x 5 in, 1872


Crouching Cat
1809-1893, Swiss

Etching, image size: 5 x 3 1/2 inches, plate signed


Cat Playing with an Adder
1809-1893, Swiss

Etching, image size: 5 x 3 1/2 inches, c. 1873, plate signed

Painting

The Neighbor's House, Peconic, Long Island
1861-1948, American

This is a beautiful landscape of the artist's winter view from his Long Island studio. Oil on canvas, 14 x 20 inches, c. 1935, signed in the lower left corner, in the original frame. This painting was given to the current family by the artist, their neighbor in Peconic, Long Island. Irving Wiles studied at the Art Students League in New York with William Merrit Chase who became a close friend and colleague, then spent some time in Paris studying at the Academy Julien.

Print

Farm Buildings
1896-1965, American

Wood engraving, image size 4 5/8 x 9 inches, c. 1945, cat. Springfield-76, pencil signed, accompanied by original AAA label. The gallery has more than one impression of this print.

Drawing

The Blacksmith Shop
1875-1939, American

This charcoal drawing by John(Jack)Fenton measures 10 x 14 inches and is pencil signed on the lower right corner. In this image, Fenton depicts local characters gathering at the blacksmith shop to catch up on daily events. Fenton was a native of New York and studied at Columbia University and the New York School of Art. He became a painter, illustrator and teacher with his works exhibited at the Art Institute of Chicago.