Mitchell Siporin
1910-1976, American

The Peasants
1910-1976, American

Lithograph, image size 12 1/2 x 9 inches, c. 1935, pencil signed and titled.

Painting

Whitby, Yorkshire
1803-1840, British

Oil on canvas, 12 1/2 x 15 5/8 inches, c. 1830, signed "Chambers- Whitby" on the back of the sinking ship. A dramatic scene of a shipwreck in the stormy seas. Chambers was a painter from Whitby, Yorkshire, who specialized in seascapes. He was the son of a fisherman, and as a young boy served as a cabin boy on a merchant ship. He later spent some time in London as a set painter for the Pavillion Theater. Chambers was best known for his paintings of ships and naval battles, many of which are in museums and galleries in Britain.

Print

Portrait of Mrs Siddons
1852 - 1931, American

Wood Engraving, image size 6 3/8 x 5 1/8 inches, plate dated 1899, after a painting by Sir Thomas Lawrence, Edition of 150, printed by JC Bauer in NY in 1902, pencil signed

Drawing

Christmas Card 1945
1872- c.1950, American

Ink and pencil drawing, 1945, image size 8 3/4 x 6 3/4 inches.