Giovanni Battista de Cavalieri
1525 - 1601, Italian

The Holy Family
1525 - 1601, Italian

Engraving by Cavalieri, after the painting by Andrea del Sarto, sheet size 7 3/4 x 14 1/2 inches, published 1573.

Painting

Heavy Surf at Sunset
1832-1895, American

This is a beautiful luminist style seascape by Mauritz Frederik Hendrik De Haas, one of the preeminent marine and landscape painters of the 19th century. Oil on canvas, 24 x 40 inches, c. 1880, signed on the lower left, in an ornate period gilt frame. Born in Holland, De Haas studied at the Academy of Fine Arts and at The Hague. At 27 years old he immigrated to the US and opened a studio in NYC. He painted exquisite marine and landscape views, and was known for his masterful ability to capture the full range of light reflecting off a stormy surf or the moon reflecting off a calm sea.

Print

Pharoh's Daughter
1697 - 1764, English

Engraving after the painting in the Foundling Hospital in Florence by Luke Sullivan
"And the child grew and she brought him unto the Pharoh's daughter and he became her son. And she called his name Moses. " Published as the Act directs Febry 5, 1752"
image size 16 1/2 x 20 1/2 inches

Drawing

Pastoral Scene

Ink and wash, image size 9 3/4 x 13 7/8 inches, inscribed on reverse "J. Bosch 1773 in de manier van N. Berchem met stoffazie na A.v.d.Velde" (In the manner of Nicolae Berchem [Dutch, 1620-1683] and Adriaen van de Velde [Dutch, 1636-1672]), framed.