Grazing Sheep at Dusk
1827-1884, French

Sheep grazing at the end of the day are featured in this oil on canvas by the French painter, Francois-Auguste Ortmans. Canvas size is 13 x 16 inches, signed and dated l.r., housed in a ornate gold frame, identified on a printed German label affixed to the stretcher also with a canvas stencil from Ancienne Maison Valle, Paris, on the reverse, and with a partial Parisian framemaker's label on the back of the frame.


The Ile-De-La-Cite - Paris
1895-1975, American

This richly inked etching by the American artist, Samuel Chamberlain, measures 10 1/2 x 11 1/2 inches, pencil signed, titled and numbered 72/100, 1925, also known as "Notre Dame from the Quai de l'Hotel de Ville", cat: BPL #2. Included with this print is the "Schwartz Galleries-NY" label. Chamberlain became well known for his carefully rendered etchings and drypoints of both European and American buildings and cityscapes as well as very detailed landscapes. This etching was also published in the periodical "The American Architect" in 1925 for an article written by Mr. Chamberlain.


Evening Shadows
1844-1942, American

A beautiful summer landscape by the American artist, Horace Burdick. It measures 5 3/4 x 10 1/2 inches and is matted. Burdick attended the Museum School of Fine Arts in Boston and was known throughout his career as a portrait and landscape painter. He did many White Mountain scenes as well as New England coastal scenes. This image is from the artists' estate.