Alfred Edward Warner
1879-1968, British/Australian

The Long Haul
1879-1968, British/Australian

Etching, image size 4 1/2 x 8 5/8 inches, c. 1935, from Warner's "Australia at Work" series of prints. Pencil titled and signed "G Marler", a pseudonym used by Warner in the 1930s.


Shearer's Camp
1879-1968, British/Australian

Etching, image size 5 3/8 x 6 3/4 inches, c. 1935, from Warner's "Australia at Work" series of prints. Pencil titled and signed "G Marler", a pseudonym used by Warner in the 1930s.

Painting

A Country Road at Twilight
1833-1927, American

This is a fine Barbizon inspired landscape by American artist William Parsons Winchester Dana. Oil on canvas, 11 x 17 inches, 1909, signed and dated in the lower right corner, in a period gilt frame. Dana was born in Boston and as a young man spent some time at sea before traveling to Paris to study at the Ecole de Beaux Artes. He became known for his seascapes and images of the French landscape, which he often painted in a luminous softly lit style, greatly influenced by the French Barbizon school of painting.

Print

Japanese Diving Beetle
active 1902-1917, Japanese

A delicate hand-painted woodblock print by the well known printmaker and illustrator, Kako Morita. It measures 12 5/8 x 8 3/4 inches. Signature and seal on left border. Kako Morita did illustrations of fish, birds and botanicals for scientific textbooks, many of them located in the permanent collections of the Department of Botany and the Division of Fishes, both Smithsonian Institutions.

Drawing

Strand End - Topshum
1898-, British

Pencil Drawing, image size 6 1/2 x 9 1/4 inches, pencil signed and titled.