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

End of the Day, Bride, Isle of Man
1916-2004, British

Watercolor, sight size 5 x 7 inches, 1977, signed "Lauder" l.r., identified on labels from Ruskin Gallery, Stratford-on-Avon, England, affixed to their backings. Lauder painted in the minimalist style of watercolor stating that "the scale of the work is appropriate to the medium of water color, for within this compass extreme subtleties can be made. What was anticipated in a painting was the "unseen", the "unexpected"."

Print

The Farewell
1849-1893, American

Etching, image size 14 7/8 x 8 3/4 inches, 1889, published by Klackner, pencil signed. Illustrated in the catalogue "Nineteenth Century American Etchings in the Collection of the Parrish Art Museum" (1987).

Drawing

Rocky Outcropping
1872- c.1950, American

A fine pencil drawing by Dexter Dawes done on a heavy weight paper. It measures 7 5/8 x 11 inches. Dawes was born in Englewood, NJ and went on to study at New York City's Art Student League. He summered in Marlboro, NH surrounded by beautiful gardens with views of Mount Monadnock which became the inspiration for many of his lithographs and paintings. He belonged to a number of associations including the National Arts Club.