John Keyse Sherwin
1751-1790, English

Painting

Cabin by the Lake
1854-1927, American

This is a luminous scene of a cabin by a still lake with the glowing colors of the setting sun lingering in the sky, casting blue shadows over summer landscape. Pastel on paper, sight size 12 3/4 x 17 inches, c. 1900, signed in the lower right corner. This pastel comes tastefully displayed in a period maple frame. Clarence Braley was a Massachusetts artist who specialized in pastel and watercolor landscapes. He was a member of the New Bedford Art Association and exhibited his work at the Boston Art Club and the Art Institute of Chicago. (M)

Print

Portrait of a Victorian Woman
1869-1924, English

This matted and framed Victorian image, created in 1911, measures 12/1/2 x 10 1/2 inches. It is pencil signed in the lower right corner with a publishers blindstamp on the lower left margin. "Copyright Published January 1st, 1911, Vicars Brothers, 12 Old Bond Street, London." is printed across the top margin. Wilson was a master of the English mezzotint revival style of the early 1900's.

Drawing

House With Trees
1872- c.1950, American

This pen and ink drawing, by Dexter Dawes, measures 10 3/4 x 8 3/4 inches.