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

Punts at a Quiet Landing
1815-1877, French

Oil on panel, 11 x 16 inches, cradle backing, signed lower right, in an ornate period gilt frame. A very well regarded artist of the French Realism movement, Emile Lambinet was born in Versailles and studied with Horace Vernet and John Baptiste Camille Corot. Both of these artists greatly influenced Lambinet's mature style of painting, as can be seen in this image, with the exacting details and bright atmosphere of Vernet and the subtle color palette with just a few accents of saturated color of Corot.

Print

Pasturage in the Touraine near Chateau La Valliere
1830-1894, French

Etching after Troyon (1810-1865), image size 6 13/16 x 8 7/8 inches, plate size 9 x 11 3/8 inches, plate signed lower right

Drawing

View From a Country Road
1872- c.1950, American

This drawing by Dexter Dawes measures 18 3/4 x 24 3/4 inches. It is signed in the lower right corner. 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 drawings and lithographs. He belonged to a number of associations including the National Arts Club.