Gilles Rousselet
1614-1686, French

Hercules Sitting on a Burning Pyre on Mt. Eta
1614-1686, French

Engraving after Reni Guido, image size 15 5/16 x 11 3/16 in, plate size 17 x 11 5/8 in, Randall Coll. #8835, Fogg Museum provenance


The entombment
1614-1686, French

Engraving after Titian, two prints:Prov.Gray:3469;prov.Randall 8841, blind stamp Louvre; image size 15 x 217/8 inches; Thies: Rousselet, a designer and engraver born in 1614, studied the works of C. Bloemaert. A copy of Titian's Louvre painting was made for Mamfrini Gallery in Venice - and Schiavoni made an engraving of it. Thus two pair of the image exist.

Painting

Lake in the Mountains
1813-1891, American

Oil on canvas, 20 x 30 inches, c. 1875, signed "SL Gerry," l.l, in what appears to be the original gilt frame. Samuel Gerry was a self-taught artist known for his majestic mountain landscapes, especially of the White Mountains in New Hampshire. Although he didn't have much formal training, he was greatly influenced by the work of Thomas Cole and A. B Durand, as well as some artists of the European schools. In the 1840s, Gerry was considered the leader of the White Mountain School of landscape painters.

Print

Peking Shops
1883-1948, English

Etching, image size 4 3/8 x 9 3/8 inches, 1910, from the Far East Set, ed. of 45, Salaman 98, pencil signed

Drawing

Cottage With Shutters
1872- c.1950, American

This pencil and watercolor sketch by Dexter Dawes measures 10 3/4 x 7 1/2 inches, done on a light gray, medium weight paper.