Benoit Audran
1661-1721, European

Le Galant
1661-1721, European

This engraving by Benoit Audran II measures 14 1/2 x 11 inches after a painting by A. Watteau.


Venus At Her Toilette
1661-1721, European

Engraving after Albani, image size 10 3/4 x 13 3/4 inches, plate size 11 3/4 x 13 5/8 inches. Provenance: Schwerin Museum, Hamburg.


Portrait of Henry de Beringhen
1661-1721, European

Engraving after Nanteuil, designed in 1663, engraved 1710, image size: 14 1/8 x 10 1/8 inches, Fogg Museum provenance, J W Randall collection #4049


Presentation of the Virgin in the Temple
1661-1721, European

Engraving after Ch. LeBrun, image size: 20 x 15 1/2 inches, Fogg Museum provenance, Gray collection #87. Benoit Audran, The Elder was the pupil of Gerard Audran, his uncle.


Moses Defending the Daughters of Jethro
1661-1721, European

Engraving after LeBrun, image size 20 5/8 x 24 7/8 inches, sheet size 21 7/8 x 25 1/2 inches, LeBL. 9. Fogg Museum provenance, JW Randall Collection #4045. Framed.

Painting

At Bellerive, Lake Geneva
1826-1910, Swiss

This is a very fine painting of a man and his dog fishing in Lake Geneva, Switzerland. Oil on canvas, 18 x 26 inches, c. 1880, signed in the lower left corner, in an ornate period gilt frame, most likely the original. Another very similar painting by Vuagnat of the same location is in the collection of the Victoria Museum, Melbourne, Australia.

Print

Moses and the Israelites Beside the Red Sea, Moses Leading the Israelites out of Egypt
1553-1619, Flemish

A rare early engraving by Hieronymus Wierix after Pieter van der Borcht, printed with an image on both sides of the sheet. Each image measures 4 1/2 x 2 7/ 8 inches, 1583, a good impression on a very early laid type paper, published by 16th century book printer and publisher Christophe Plantin. Both images are scenes from Exodus; one side is titled 'Moses and the Israelites Beside the Red Sea", the other is "Moses Leading the Israelites out of Egypt".

Drawing

All-y, All-y In Free
20th c., American

Gouache and graphite on paper, size 10 1/2 x 15 1/8 inches, signed lower left