Paul Girardet
1821-1893, French

Route Du St. Gothard
1821-1893, French

Engraving, image size 6 5/8 x 4 7/8 inches, c. 1875, lettered below the image, "Dessine et Grave par Paul Girardet" and titled "Route du St. Gothard, Canton d'Uri."

Painting

Autumn Woods
1848-1923, American

A superb autumn landscape by New Hampshire artist William Preston Phelps, this painting measures 20 x 30 inches, painted with oils on board, c. 1900. It is signed "W P Phelps" in a tasteful modern frame. Known as the "Painter of Monadnock", Phelps lived most of his life in Dublin, NH, with the exception of several years he spent studying art in Europe. He painted many scenes of the area landscape of farms, fields and forests, most of which were set against the backdrop of the majestic Mount Monadnock.

Print

Les Mendiants Anglais
1837-1911, French

Etching, image size 5 5/8 x 5 5/8 inches, 1875, Bliss #85, plate signed l.r. "A. Legros".

Drawing

Edge of the Field
1872- c.1950, American

This landscape drawing by Dexter Dawes measures 18 1/2 x 24 1/2 inches and is signed in the lower right corner. 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.