Antoine Monnier
19th Century, French

A Coming Storm
19th Century, French

Etching, image size 6 x 8 1/8 inches, 1916, edition of 250, after Jules Dupre, plate destroyed, pencil signed l.r. "Antoine Monnier", remarque l.c. of a young cow, "Copyright 1916 by C. Klaackner, NY" and "Printed by A. Porcabeuf, Paris" u.l. "Published by C. Klackner, London" u.r., artist provenance label on back, framed. (M)

Painting

Heavy Surf at Sunset
1832-1895, American

This is a beautiful luminist style seascape by Mauritz Frederik Hendrik De Haas, one of the preeminent marine and landscape painters of the 19th century. Oil on canvas, 24 x 40 inches, c. 1880, signed on the lower left, in an ornate period gilt frame. Born in Holland, De Haas studied at the Academy of Fine Arts and at The Hague. At 27 years old he immigrated to the US and opened a studio in NYC. He painted exquisite marine and landscape views, and was known for his masterful ability to capture the full range of light reflecting off a stormy surf or the moon reflecting off a calm sea.

Print

The Farm
1884-1963, American

Etching, image size: 7 1/2 x 11 3/4 inches, edition of 100, pencil signed lower right, pencil inscribed dedication lower left. A rural scene from an artist known for his views of New York City.

Drawing

Three Figures
1899-1974, American

Graphite on paper, image size 18 1/4 x 18 3/4 inches, signed in pencil lower left, framed