Ohara Koson
1877-1945, Japanese

A Couple of Mandarin Ducks
1877-1945, Japanese

Woodblock, image size 13 5/8 x 7 1/2 inches, artist signature l.r., Koson cat: K7.12.


A Couple of Pheasants Between Grasses
1877-1945, Japanese

Woodblock, image size 13 1/2 x 7 3/8 inches, artist signature l.r., Koson cat: K21.5.


Pipit On Riverbank
1877-1945, Japanese

Woodblock, image size 13 5/8 x 7 1/2 inches, artist signature l.r., Koson cat: K30.4


Eight White Fronted Geese in Flight
1877-1945, Japanese

Woodblock, image size 13 5/8 x 7 1/2 inches, artist signature l.l., Koson Cat: K11.10

Painting

Portelet Bay, Jersey
1839-1909, English

Vibrant oil seascape, c. 1880, by British artist, Sarah Louisa Kilpack. Painting size measures 4 3/4 x 8 1/4 inches in a period frame that measures 10 x 13 inches, signed l.l., oil on paper on board, location written on backing. Born in London in 1839, Sarah Louisa Kilpack was recognized as a talented pianist and artist but after a series of misfortunes she gave up the piano and concentrated exclusively on her painting.

Print

Notre Dame from the Siene
1872-1941, French

A remarkable original etching of Notre Dame Cathedral, this image measures 17 3/4 x 21 5/8 inches, 1897, pencil signed and dated. Auguste Brouet was born to a poor family in Paris in 1872, and as a teenager worked as an apprentice lithographer and lute maker before attending the Ecole des Beaux Artes under the tutelage of Gustave Moreau. He was then introduced to etching by Auguste Delatre, and became one of the most successful etchers of the early 20th century in France.

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