Paulus Potter
1625-1654, Dutch

Cow On Path
1625-1654, Dutch

Etching, image size 4 x 5 inches, Bartsch 4 (page 64), etching done by Jean Visscher after a drawing done by Potter.


Cows
1625-1654, Dutch

Etching, image size 4 1/2 x 5 9/16 inches, Bartsch 12, platemarked "4" u.r., etched by Marcus De Bye after a drawing by Paulus Potter.

Painting

Pastoral Landscape with Cows
1854-1934, American

This is a great original painting by George Arthur Hays, with several cows resting in a verdant landscape. Oil on canvas, 8 x 10 inches, 1908, signed lower left, signed and dated on the back of the canvas, in an ornate period gilt frame. George Arthur Hays was born in Greenville, NH, but lived for most of his adult life in Providence, Rhode Island. Although Hays had very little formal training, he was a successful artist known for his Barbizon inspired landscapes, many with cows or sheep.

Print

Washerwomen
1828-1893, French

Etching, image size: 3 1/4 x 5 1/16 inches, plate signed lower left

Drawing

Giant Pine
1872- c.1950, American

This fine pencil drawing of a giant pine tree with its wooded surroundings, by local Marlboro, NH artist, Dexter Dawes measures 15 x 11 inches and is sketched on a medium weight, gray paper. Dawes summered in southern NH, with its' majestic views of Mt. Monadnock where many of his inspirations for his drawings, paintings and lithographs came from.