Francis Melville
1831-1916, American

Portrait of J.Q.A. Ward, Sculptor
1831-1916, American

Etching, image size 8 x 6 1/2 in, pencil signed

Painting

Hudson River Docks With New York in the Distance
1926-2007, American

Paul Daniel Ortlip was a well known landscape and portrait artist from Fort Lee, NJ. Born into an artistic family, he studied in NY and Paris. After serving in the military he became the participating artist for NASA, the official US Navy Artist and was first commissioned by the White House to paint portraits of the astronauts. Later, he also did a portrait of John F. Kennedy. His works are housed in the Smithsonian Institution's National Air and Space Museum and the George H.W. Bush Presidential Library.

Print

Red Flower
1922-2000, American

This is a beautiful etching in colors by Leonard Baskin, plate size 17 3/4 x 11 3/4 inches, published in 1970 in an edition of 60, apart from the larger edition published by the CFA Graphics, cat: Fern & O'Sullivan- 583, pencil signed and numbered '22/60'.

Drawing

Summer Meadow
1872- c.1950, American

"Summer Meadow" by Dexter Dawes measures 12 x 9 inches. Dawes summered in Marlboro, NH surrounded by beautiful gardens with views of Mount Monadnock which became the inspiration for many of his lithographs, drawings and paintings. He belonged to a number of associations including the National Arts Club.