Thomas Johnson
1843-1904, American

A Man of Means
1843-1904, American

A very detailed wood engraving by the little known artist T. Johnson, image size 6 3/4 x 5 1/4 inches, pencil signed l.r., after Rembrandt.


Portrait of an Aristocratic Woman
1843-1904, American

Wood Engraving, image size 6 3/4 x 5 inches, 1889, pencil signed l.r. "T. Johnson" and plate signed l.l. "T. Johnson 89".

Painting

Whitby, Yorkshire
1803-1840, British

Oil on canvas, 12 1/2 x 15 5/8 inches, c. 1830, signed "Chambers- Whitby" on the back of the sinking ship. A dramatic scene of a shipwreck in the stormy seas. Chambers was a painter from Whitby, Yorkshire, who specialized in seascapes. He was the son of a fisherman, and as a young boy served as a cabin boy on a merchant ship. He later spent some time in London as a set painter for the Pavillion Theater. Chambers was best known for his paintings of ships and naval battles, many of which are in museums and galleries in Britain.

Print

Le Fumeur II
1832-1883, French

Etching, image size 6 x 5 1/4 inches, c. 1866, plate signed.

Drawing

Christmas Card 1938
1872- c.1950, American

Two drawings, one in ink and colored pencil, the other in ink, 1938, image sizes 6 3/4 x 4 3/4 inches and 8 3/4 x 5 3/4 inches.