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

Landscape with Sheep
1809-1889, Belgian

This is a beautiful painting of a ewe and her lambs in a summer meadow, with mallard ducks swimming nearby. It is painted with oils on panel and measures 5 1/2 x 7 5/8 inches, 1860, signed and dated lower right, in a period gilt frame. There is an inscription in French on the back of the board, written in the artist's hand, but we have been unable to decipher it. Van Severdonck was a Belgian artist known for his small scale landscapes and images of farm animals, especially sheep.

Print

The Waiting Room
1889-1946, Swedish

Etching, image size 7 x 9 7/8 inches, signed and titled in pencil.

Drawing

Study of Greek Statute

This early European drawing in red crayon, c. 1600, is unidentified. It has a watermark of a fleur de lis with a "M" above it. The sheet size measures 14 3/4X10 inches.