Anton Mauve
1838-1888, Dutch

A Shepherd with His Flock
1838-1888, Dutch

Etching after Anton Mauve, image size: 6 1/8 x 8 1/2 inches, signature "A Mauve" in the plate lower right. Painting in the Hague School, Mauve is known for his scenes of youthful shepherds and sheep. He also briefly taught Vincent van Gogh.

A Shepherd and His Flock
1838-1888, Dutch

Etching after A. Mauve, image size: 6 1/2 x 10 1/8 inches, pencil signed indistinctly


River and field with oxen
1848 - 1921, American

Watercolor, image size 4 7/8 x 9 1/2 inches,


Filling the Cradle
1940-, American

This wood engraving by Barry Moser is one of 25 prints from his "Gold Rush" series. Published in 1985 in an edition of 350, it measures 7 x 4 inches and is pencil signed by the artist on the lower margin. The "Gold Rush" series were images portraying gold mining activities from America, Africa and Australia. Moser, from Tennessee, became a graphic artist and printmaker, studying under Leonard Baskin and Jack Coughlin.


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.