John W. Gregory
1903-1992, American

A Provincetown Night
1903-1992, American

Lithograph printed on photo paper, possibly a photographic transfer, image size 9 1/4 x 8 inches, edition of 20, 1970, hand signed, numbered and titled in ink, framed.


Provincetown Bar
1903-1992, American

Lithograph printed on photo paper, possibly a photographic transfer, image size 9 5/8 x 12 1/8 inches, 1945, hand signed, dated and titled in ink.


Eventide
1903-1992, American

Black and white photograph, image size 9 5/8 x 12 1/2 inches, hand signed and titled in ink. Called the "Ansel Adams of Cape Cod," Gregory was born in Brooklyn, NY and studied at the Art Students League with John Sloan. In the early 1930s he moved to Provincetown, MA and started his photography business, becoming well-known for his Cape Cod landscapes and portraits of the local people. In 1936 he was named one of the 73 most noteworthy graphic artists in the country and in 1948 he had a solo show of his work at the Smithsonian Museum.


Gathering Storm
1903-1992, American

Black and white photograph, image size 9 7/8 x 13 inches, hand signed and titled in ink. Called the "Ansel Adams of Cape Cod," Gregory was born in Brooklyn, NY and studied at the Art Students League with John Sloan. In the early 1930s he moved to Provincetown, MA and started his photography business, becoming well-known for his Cape Cod landscapes and portraits of the local people. In 1936 he was named one of the 73 most noteworthy graphic artists in the country and in 1948 he had a solo show of his work at the Smithsonian Museum.


Calm Harbor
1903-1992, American

Black and white photograph, image size 9 1/4 x 12 3/4 inches, hand signed and titled in ink. Called the "Ansel Adams of Cape Cod," Gregory was born in Brooklyn, NY and studied at the Art Students League with John Sloan. In the early 1930s he moved to Provincetown, MA and started his photography business, becoming well-known for his Cape Cod landscapes and portraits of the local people. In 1936 he was named one of the 73 most noteworthy graphic artists in the country and in 1948 he had a solo show of his work at the Smithsonian Museum.


Portrait of a Fisherman
1903-1992, American

Black and white photo, sight size 12 3/8 x 9 5/8 inches, hand signed in ink on the window mat, framed. Called the "Ansel Adams of Cape Cod," Gregory was born in Brooklyn, NY and studied at the Art Students League with John Sloan. In the early 1930s he moved to Provincetown, MA and started his photography business, becoming well-known for his Cape Cod landscapes and portraits of the local people. In 1936 he was named one of the 73 most noteworthy graphic artists in the country and in 1948 he had a solo show of his work at the Smithsonian Museum.


Low Tide, Provincetown
1903-1992, American

Black and white photograph, image size 9 7/8 x 13 inches, hand signed in ink. Called the "Ansel Adams of Cape Cod," Gregory was born in Brooklyn, NY and studied at the Art Students League with John Sloan. In the early 1930s he moved to Provincetown, MA and started his photography business, becoming well-known for his Cape Cod landscapes and portraits of the local people. In 1936 he was named one of the 73 most noteworthy graphic artists in the country and in 1948 he had a solo show of his work at the Smithsonian Museum.

Painting

The Rocky Cove
1877-1967, American

Watercolor on paper, sight size 11 x 14 3/8 inches, c. 1930s, signed lower left, framed. Carroll Bill was an artist and architect, studying at Harvard Architectural School. He was a member of many artist's associations, including the Boston Architectural Club, the Boston Society of Architects, the Boston Society of Watercolor Painters, the New York Society of Watercolor Painters, the New York Watercolor Club and the Springfield Art League. (M)

Print

Snow Scene of Honganji Temple in Kyoto
1906-1979, Japanese

Color woodblock, image size 15 1/2 x 10 1/4 inches, c. 1950, artist's and publisher's seal in the lower left corner, Uchida watermark on the lower margin.

Drawing

Study of Greek Statue

This early European drawing in red crayon, c. 1600, is unidentified. It has a watermark of a fleur de lis with a "M" above it. The sheet size measures 14 3/4 x 10 inches.