William Ward Beecher
20th C.

Repose
20th C.

Lithograph, image size: 11 1/2X9 1/2",pencil signed

Painting

Early Morning on the High Seas
1879-1967, American

This remarkable oil on canvas was painted by noted American marine artist Frank Vining Smith, c. 1930. The canvas measures 30 x 36 inches, and is signed in the lower right corner, in a very fine modern gilt frame. Frank Vining Smith was born and raised on Cape Cod Massachusetts and had a strong affinity with the ocean from a very young age. He studied at the School of the Museum of Fine Arts in Boston under Frank Benson, Philip Hale and Edward C. Tarbell, then at the Art Students League of New York.

Print

Chapel by the River
1855-1925, British

Etching, 12 x 21 inches, published March 19th 1887 by B. Brooks and Sons, London, ornate swan remarque l.l, with an "Artist Proof" blindstamp, plate signed and pencil signed, framed. A very rare etching by this important British painter.

Drawing

Meadow View
1872- c.1950, American

A very nice pencil drawing of a distant meadow viewed through a shaded grove of trees by Dexter Dawes. It measures 11 x 7 5/8 inches, on a bi-fold sheet of medium weight paper. Dawes spent many summers in the Marlboro, NH area drawing and painting the incredible natural beauty that surrounded him.