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

The Old Peep Toad Mill
1854-1934, American

Watercolor on paper adhered to mat board, 8 x 10 1/4 inches, signed on the back and inscribed "Old Peep Toad Mill / North S[cit]uate, RI / Aug. 5, 1914." The town name is hard to make out, but there is an old Peep Toad Mill in East Killingly, Connecticut, not far from the Rhode Island state line. Hays had a studio in Providence, RI, and is known for painting bucolic subjects.

Print

Canal near Arleux, Somme, France
20th Century, European

Etching, image size: 6 3/16 x 6 1/4 inches, 1918, pencil signed and dated

Drawing

Summer Meadow
1872- c.1950, American

"Summer Meadow" by Dexter Dawes measures 12 x 9 inches. Dawes summered in Marlboro, NH surrounded by beautiful gardens with views of Mount Monadnock which became the inspiration for many of his lithographs, drawings and paintings. He belonged to a number of associations including the National Arts Club.