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

Meadow in Bloom
1876-1936, American

Oil on artist board, 12 x 16 inches, c. 1930, unsigned. Born in Germany, Saling emigrated to America through Ellis Island in 1893 at the age of 17. He was a successful decorator and artist first in New York City, then in Hartford, Connecticut. In the late 1920s, he moved to Lyme, Connecticut, the setting for many of his landscapes. He was a member of many prestigious artist's groups, including the Salmagundi Club, the Connecticut Academy of Fine Arts, the Connecticut League of Art Students and the Springfield Art League.

Print

The Peasants
1910-1976, American

Lithograph, image size 12 1/2 x 9 inches, c. 1935, pencil signed and titled.

Drawing

Study
1899-1987, American

Pen and ink drawing, image size 7 3/4 x 10 inches, c. 1930, signed and initialed l.r.