Etienne Picart
1632-1721, French

The Virgin, St. John and the Christ Child
1632-1721, French

Engraving, image size: 15 x 18 3/4 inches, LeBl 5 and 4, Prov. JW Randall 2490, Picart was apparently a student of Francois de Poilly and is also known as "Le Romain"


My Garden
1865-1931, American

A beautiful Impressionistic garden scene, this painting measures 12 1/2 x 16 inches, oil on canvas, c. 1890, unsigned, framed. Known for her portraits and Impressionist inspired landscapes and garden scenes, Eurilda Loomis France studied art in Paris with Constant, Lefebvre, and Carolus-Duran. She lived in Paris with her husband, Jesse Leach France, for several years before returning to the United States and settling in New York.


Worker's Head
1879-1963, Latvian/American

This is a beautiful, intimate portrait of a Depression-era worker by Albert Abramovitz. Linocut, image size 7 x 4 1/2 inches, c. 1930s, pencil signed and titled. Abramovitz was known for his dramatic images with sharp social commentary, many portraying the hardships of daily life for working class people in both America and Russia. Born in Latvia, Abramovitz studied at the Imperial Art School in Odessa and the Grande Chaumiere in Paris. While in Paris he was a member and juror of the Paris Salon, and won the Grand Prize at the Universal Exposition in Rome and Turin, Italy.


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.