Fernando Castro-Pacheco
b. 1918, Mexican

Working with Ixtle
b. 1918, Mexican

Lithograph, image size: 11 1/4 x 13 3/4 inches, 1945, pencil signed

Painting

Moonlight Sail
1839-1904, American

This wonderful moonlit scene by Charles Henry Gifford measures 5 7/8 x 5 3/4 inches, signed in the lower right, c. 1870 and appears to be in it's original gilt frame. Charles Henry Gifford (American Luminist) was a marine, landscape and portrait painter in the style of the Hudson River School. His interest in painting began at an early age and was heavily influenced by the New Bedford artists Albert Bierstadt, William Bradford and Albertus van Beest, instilling a love of painting in Gifford that was to last the rest of his life. He was best known as a luminist painter.

Print

Le Nouveau Ne Au Bonnet
1849-1906, French

This is a beautiful original lithograph by French Symbolist artist Eugene Carriere. The image size is 9 7/8 x 7 3/8 inches, it was created in 1890, state I/II, pencil signed by the artist. Carriere was an important figure in the French Symbolist movement; he studied at the Ecole Des Beaux Artes in Paris with Alexandre Cabanel, and was greatly influenced by the work of Rubens and Velazquez, as well as his friend and contemporary artist Auguste Rodin.

Drawing

The Old Homestead
1833-1909, American

Watercolor on paper, image size 4 7/8 x 8 1/8 inches, pencil signed lower right