Fred Becker
1913-2004, American

Self Portrait
1913-2004, American

Wood engraving, image size 8 x 6 inches, 1984, pencil signed

Painting

Portrait of Miss Davenport
1856-1939, German

Oil on Academy Board, 12 x 9 inches, signed and inscribed "M. v. Schmaedel/M√ľnchen" lower right, period frame. The sitter is identified in a copy of a letter dated August 3, 1905, from Seth Mendell to William C. Davenport, President of The Machinists' Bank, Taunton, Massachusetts, in an envelope affixed to the back of the painting. Provenance: Estate of N. David Scotti, Providence, Rhode Island.

Print

Mendiant Italien
1891-1965, American

Drypoint etching from 1927. Edition of 80. Plate signed in the top left, pencil signed in the bottom right. Inscription on bottom left of plate reads "Carrara '27". Plate measures 9 3/4 x 7 3/4 inches on 14 x 11 1/4 inch laid type paper. Catalog: Smith 136.

Drawing

Shaded View
1872- c.1950, American

This pencil drawing by Dexter Dawes measures 8 3/8 x 11 inches, done on a gray, medium weight drawing paper. Dawes summered in Marlboro, NH, with its majestic views of Mt. Monadnock, where many of his inspirations for his drawings, paintings and lithographs came from.