Adolphe Lalauze
1838-1906, French

The Beguiling of Merlin
1838-1906, French

This 1877 etching by the French artist, Adolphe Lalauze, after Sir Edward Burne-Jones measures 10 x 6 inches, on heavy weight paper, "Planche XI" printed on upper margin. The image shows Merlin's infatuation with Nimue, the Lady of the Lake, who is reading from a book of spells.


Playing Bowls at Antibes
1838-1906, French

Etching after the painting by Meissonier, image size 4 5/8 x 7 inches, 1883, plate signed.

Painting

Sheep and Mallards
1843-1885, Dutch

Oil on mahogany panel, image size 7 1/8 x 9 1/2 inches

Print

Fireflies
1869-1927, Japanese

Woodblock with colors, image size 9 1/2 x 9 7/8 inches, c. 1910, artist signature middle left.

Drawing

Christmas Card 1940
1872- c.1950, American

Pencil drawing, 1940, image size 9 1/8 x 5 3/4 inches.