James McArdell
1728-1765, British

Portrait of Hannah Horneck
1728-1765, British

Mezzotint by James McArdell after the painting by Sir Joshua Reynolds, image size 10 7/8 x 8 7/8 inches, c. 1759, with lettering below image, "J Reynolds Pinx" and J McArdell fecit". The lower margin is trimmed just below the artist's names.

Painting

Early Autumn
1857 - 1915, American

This is a very atmospheric landscape by William C. Fitler, oil on canvas, 10 x 8 inches, c. 1890, signed in the lower left corner, in a period carved walnut frame. Born and raised in Philadelphia, Fitler studied at the Pennsylvania Academy of Fine Arts and was known for his tonalist inspired landscapes of New York and New England. He exhibited his work widely in the late 19th century, including at the National Academy, the Brooklyn Art Club, the Boston Art Club, the Pennsylvania Academy, and the Art Institute of Chicago.

Print

Herbert Clark Hoover
1880-1948, American

Lithograph, image size 15 7/8 x 11 1/2 in, signed l.r., framed

Drawing

Waterside Study
1848 - 1921, American

Watercolor, image size 6 x 8 1/2 inches. McAuliffe was active in the late 19th century and produced public works especially in Everett, Mass: Roman Catholic Cathedral, St John's; Parlin Library. His specialties were maritime and religious subjects.