Francois Eugene Augustin Bridoux
1813-1892, French

Madonna dei Candelabri
1813-1892, French

Engraving, Prov. Gray: 539, Blind Stamp,., see Passavant II, p.168, engraved 1841, Proof, before letters; Image size 12 1/2 x 12 1/2 inches; plate size 181/8 x 15 1/2 inches; paper size 30 1/4 x 23 7/8/ inches; blind stamp Rittner & Goupil, Paris l.l.

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

Portsmouth, NH
1846-1938, American

Etching, image size 7 3/4 x 13 3/4 inches, 1881, Schneider #46, plate signed l.l. "S. Parrish", titled l.r. "Portsmouth NH" and numbered "46".

Drawing

New Orleans Street

Watercolor and ink, image size 7 7/8 x 5 3/4 inches, 1939, signed in ink "Nibbio 39" l.r.