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William Sharp
1900-1961, Austrian/American

Don Quixote
1900-1961, Austrian/American

Etching, image size 5 x 9 inches, pencil signed l.r. "Wm Sharp". Sharp was born in Austria where he attended the Academy for Arts and Industry. His early career started with designing stain glass windows and painting murals but he quickly became involved with the anti-Hitler movement and created political cartoons against it. He used a pseudonym but was found out and was to be sent to a concentration camp but escaped to the US in 1934. He was a longtime contributor to The New York Times Magazine and The New York Post.

Painting

Landscape with Travelers Fording a Stream

Oil on canvas, 17 1/4 x 22 1/4 inches, probably a late 18th or early 19th century painting in the style of Dutch artist Nicolaes Berchem (1620-1683), in a period frame.

Print

The Hay Barn
$195.00

Engraving done for the Miniature Print Society, image size: 1 7/8 x 3 1/2 inches, pencil signed and dated "1946" lower right. edition of 250. Called the "poet engraver of New England," Nason's artwork was featured in the show "The Road Less Traveled: Thromas Nason's Rural New England" at the Florence Griswold Museum in Old Lyme, Connecticut in 2009.

Drawing

Marie
1893-1986, American

Conte study, 1961, image size 13 x 10 1/4 inches, pencil signed, framed