This beautiful New England landscape by A.V. Diehl is framed in its original oak frame. Oil on canvas, 12 x 9 inches, c. 1910, signed on the l.r. Diehl was a prominent Cape Cod artist, largely self-taught, refusing to be part of any organized artist group. He was known for his landscapes, scenes of Cape Cod dunes and everyday life on the coast.
This drawing by Dexter Dawes measures 21 1/4 x 14 1/2 inches and is dated "July 7, 1929" on the lower margin. Dawes was born in Englewood, NJ and went on to study at New York City's Art Student League. He summered in Marlboro, NH surrounded by beautiful gardens with views of Mount Monadnock which became the inspiration for many of his lithographs and drawings. He belonged to a number of associations including the National Arts Club