Clarence Stephen Izant
1884-1949, American

Protest
1884-1949, American

Engraving, drypoint, image size 8 x 6 inches, 1945, edition of 150, pencil signed l.r. "Stephen Izant" and titled l.l. "Protest". This print was commissioned by the Print Makers Society of California as their presentation plate for associate members for the year 1945, printed upon hand made, laid paper. Label on back from the Print Makers Society of California with artist provenance.

Painting

View Near High Tor
1812-1879, American

Watercolor, image size 9 1/2 x 9 3/4 inches, 1855. Hill started his career as an aquatint engraver in his father's studio before moving on to watercolors and landscape painting. At the age of 21 he was entered into the National Academy of Design. In this beautiful landscape notice his use of stippling and tiny brushstroke work that create the layers of color, shadow and light. Later in life he was one of the founding members of the Society for the Advancement of Truth in Art. His work is found in the Brooklyn Museum, the Hood Museum of Art and the Metropolitan Museum of Art.

Print

Enlevement Des Claces Au Bois De Boulogne
1836-1885, French

Etching, image size: 7 9/16 x 12 1/2 inches,

Drawing

Ramshackle House
1844-1920, American

Charcoal drawing, image size 12 1/2 x 20 1/2 inches