Sebastian Ignatius Klauber
1754-1820, German

Christophe Gabriel Allegrain
1754-1820, German

Engraving, image size 13 11/16 x 9 3/4 inches, 1787, engraved by Klauber after a painting by Duplessis of the courts sculptor, Christophe Gabriel Allegrain.

Painting

French Girls in a Field
1863-1950, American

This lovely oil on canvas by the New England artist Joseph Lindon Smith measures 12 x 9 inches, title and artist inscribed on the back, housed in a 19th century gilt frame, 1894. Smith was a founding member of the Dublin Art Colony in Dublin, NH and lifelong friends with the artist Frank Benson and Isabella Stewart Gardner. He studied at the School of the Museum of Fine Arts in Boston and the Academie Julian in Paris.

Print

Figures in a Park at Night
1867-1940, American

Etching, image size 6 3/4 x 9 3/4 inches, numbered 5/50, pencil signed

Drawing

Edge of the Field
1872- c.1950, American

This landscape drawing by Dexter Dawes measures 18 1/2 x 24 1/2 inches and is signed in the lower right corner. Dawes was born in Englewood, NJ and went on to study at New York City's Art Student League. He summered in Marlboro, NH surrounded by beautiful gardens with views of Mount Monadnock which became the inspiration for many of his lithographs and drawings. He belonged to a number of associations including the National Arts Club.