Landscape with Waterfalls

This is a very fine Hudson River School landscape, oil on academy board, 9 3/4 x 18 3/4 inches, c. 1880s, unsigned, in an ornate period gilt frame. Although this painting is unsigned it is quite well painted, evidently by a very competent artist.


The New York Stock Exchange
20th C.

Print 91 in an edition of 300. Pencil signed and titled. Plate measure 9 1/4 x 5 3/8 in a 17 x 13 black frame. Don Swann was an American artist from Baltimore who studied in Munich, Germany and Italy. His work has been shown in many cities in the United States and forms part of the permanent collections of the Metropolitan Museum, the U.S. Naval Museum, the Congressional Library, and others.


The Blacksmith Shop
1875-1939, American

This charcoal drawing by John(Jack)Fenton measures 10 x 14 inches and is pencil signed on the lower right corner. In this image, Fenton depicts local characters gathering at the blacksmith shop to catch up on daily events. Fenton was a native of New York and studied at Columbia University and the New York School of Art. He became a painter, illustrator and teacher with his works exhibited at the Art Institute of Chicago.