Pierre Aveline
1656 - 1722, French

Moses presented to the daughter of the Pharaoh
1656 - 1722, French

Engraving; circa 1740; after the painting by Georgion de Castel-franco, provenance: Gray Collection, Fogg Museum (on verso #123); image size 12 7/16 x 24 7/8 inches


Yorkshire Moors
1815-1885, English

This 1869 oil on canvas by the British artist John Syer measures 30 x 40 inches and is signed and dated, l.r. Syer was known for his landscapes and coastal scenes and exhibited at the Royal Academy.


Vegetable Market
1872-1941, French

Etching, image size 10 5/8 x 7 3/8 inches, edition of 60, pencil signed and numbered. Provenance: Brooks Reed Gallery, Boston. Brouet was born to a poor family in Paris in 1872, and as a teenager worked as an apprentice lithographer and lute maker. He attended the Ecole des Beaux Artes, under the tutelage of Gustave Moreau, and was then introduced to etching by Auguste Delatre. He went on to become one of the most successful original etchers of the early 20th century in France, specializing in scenes of daily life of the working class as well as his remarkable images of dancers.


Christmas Card 1953
1872- c.1950, American

Ink drawing, 1953, image size 10 5/8 x 7 5/8 inches.