Marvin Deshler
20th Century, American

St. Francis Xavier
20th Century, American

Wood Engraving, image size: 7 x 9 1/8 inches, ed. 10/50, pencil signed and titled


Cottonwood
20th Century, American

Wood Engraving, image size: 9 1/16 x 7 inches, ed. 10/50, pencil signed


Grand Canyon, North Rim
20th Century, American

Wood Engraving, image size: 9 x 6 15/16 inches, pencil signed and titled


Navajo Land
20th Century, American

Wood Engraving, image size: x 6 7/8 inches, pencil signed and titled


Desert Road
20th Century, American

Wood Engraving, image size: 8 11/16 x 6 13/16 inches, pencil signed and titled

Painting

Sailing off the Maine Coast
1928-, American

A fine image of sailboats along the Maine coastline, painted in watercolor on paper, sight size 12 3/4 x 16 1/2 inches, signed lower left, framed. Laurence Sisson was born in Maine and after serving in Japan in WWII, studied at the Yale Summer School. He became known for his seascapes of the New England coast as well as images of the American southwest.

Print

New Rochelle- Before the Wind
1899-1985, German/American

This is a very expressive, slightly abstracted etching by Bauhaus artist Werner Drewes, image size 13 7/8 x 10 7/8 inches, 1931, pencil signed, numbered and dated. Walter Drewes was a leader in the abstract movement of American art, and is often credited with bringing much of the Bauhaus aesthetic to America in the mid 20th century. Born in Germany, Drewes was drafted into the German Army at age 18 and served on the Western Front during WWI.

Drawing

Old Maple
1872- c.1950, American

A very nice pencil drawing of an old maple tree by the Marlboro artist, Dexter Dawes. It measures 10 1/4 x 7 7/8 inches on a sheet of medium weight drawing paper. "Ask ?" is written on the l.l. Dawes was born in Englewood, NJ and went on to study at New York City's Art Student League. He summered in Marlboro, NH surrounded by beautiful gardens with views of Mount Monadnock which became the inspiration for many of his lithographs and paintings. He belonged to a number of associations including the National Arts Club.