Michael Burghers
1647-1727, Dutch

Concilium Nicaenum
1647-1727, Dutch

Engraving and etching, image size 10 1/2 x 6 1/2 inches, pub. 1677 in London, a page taken from the "Apostolici", a book of the lives of the Primitive Fathers for the three first Ages of the Christian Church by William Cave.


Apostolici
1647-1727, Dutch

Engraving and etching, image size 10 1/2 x 6 1/2 inches, pub. 1677 in London, title page taken from "The Apostolici", a book on the lives of the Primitive fathers for the three first Ages of the Christian Church by the "Chaplain in ordinary to his Majesty", William Cave.

Painting

Incredible British Tonalist Landscape
1820-1845, Active, British

Oil on canvas, 16 x 24 inches, signed and dated 1851 lower right. Although initially known for his sporting scenes his work really excels in his atmospheric landscapes. The powerful light of the sunset reflecting off the dark, rugged landscape suggests qualities similar to Joseph M.W. Turner, the father of British Romanticism. The human in this scene is of small consequence compared to the majestic beauty surrounding her. Jones exhibited work at the British Institute, The Royal Academy and the Royal Society of British Artists.

Print

The Artist
1815-1891, French

Etching after Meissonier, image size: 6 7/8 x 4 5/8 inches, printed by D. Appleton & Co. New York

Drawing

Church Fair Bill
1872- c.1950, American

A sketch of a church fair bill with Mt. Monadnock in the background by Dexter Dawes measures 10 1/4 x 5 5/8 inches.