Arnold Blanch
1896-1968

Near Kingston
1896-1968

Lithograph, image size 10 5/8 x 15 1/4 inches, sheet size 15 3/4 x 22 3/4 inches, 1935, pencil signed and titled

Painting

Rockhill
1907-1982, British/American

Mixed media, sight size 11 1/2 x 15 1/4 inches, titled and dated l.r. "rockhill 67", framed. Nora Unwin was a children's illustrator and author. Born near London, England into a family where several members were engaged in publishing and printing. She is best known for her work in book illustration and wood carving. After moving to the States she became a member of the National Academy of Design in New York and earned a Newbery mention for "Mountain Born", and a Newbery Medal for "Amos Fortune, Free Man". The Sharon Arts Center in Peterborough, New Hampshire is the keeper of the Nora S.

Print

French Road
1869-1945, German/American

This 1902 etching by Gustav Adolph Hoffman measures 7 x 10 inches. It is plate signed and dated with a pencil signature on the lower right. Hoffman was a German born painter and etcher, well known in the Hartford, CT area.

Drawing

Dover Market
1915-2010, Lithuanian-American

This pencil drawing by Jack Levine measures 5 1/2 x 5 inches. It is pencil signed on the lower right. Levine was best known for his satires on modern life and political corruption. Born in South Boston into a large family, his drawing abilities were apparent at an young age. At 14 he entered a painting program at Harvard and a few years later was employed in the Works Progress Administration. His lower class childhood was often a subject of his paintings and he became known for "telling it like it is".