Biho Takahashi
1873 - ?, Japanese

Rooster and Hen
1873 - ?, Japanese

Woodblock, image size 9 1/2 x 9 7/8 inches, 1905, artist' stamp l.r.

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

Shepherd with Flock
1620-1683, Dutch

Etching, restrike of plate circa 1660, image size 6 1/2 x 7 inches, plate signed

Drawing

Christmas Card 1948
1872- c.1950, American

Ink drawing, 1948, image size 10 7/8 x 8 1/2 inches.