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


Cabin by the Lake
1854-1927, American

This is a luminous scene of a cabin by a still lake with the glowing colors of the setting sun lingering in the sky, casting blue shadows over summer landscape. Pastel on paper, sight size 12 3/4 x 17 inches, c. 1900, signed in the lower right corner. This pastel comes tastefully displayed in a period maple frame. Clarence Braley was a Massachusetts artist who specialized in pastel and watercolor landscapes. He was a member of the New Bedford Art Association and exhibited his work at the Boston Art Club and the Art Institute of Chicago. (M)


Pommiers a Auvers
1817-1878, French

Etching, in plate l.l.: "Daubigny, del et sc", image size 5 5/8 x 9 1/4",


Christmas Card
1872- c.1950, American

Two drawings, one in ink wash and one in pencil, image size of each 4 3/4 x 5 3/4 inches.