Victor Hand
20th Century, American

Steam Engines
20th Century, American

Photo, silver gelatin print, image size 10 3/8 x 13 1/2 inches, c. 1950, original photograph, artist stamp on back. Hand studied law at New York University but his true love was of trains and photographing them. Hand traveled the world photographing railways for the more than fifty-five years and in that time his work was published widely in railway periodicals, books and magazines including "Train" magazine published in the 1950's.

Painting

"Rhinefalls, Zurich"
1866-1937, Italian

Gouache, attributed to Giovanni Giani, circa 1890, image size 12 5/8 x 19 inches in period frame.

Print

Namesake
1875-1962, American

Original lithograph on wove-type paper. There is a small tear in the top border of the paper. The image measure 8 3/4 inches by 12 inches and the paper measures 10 5/8 x 13 6/8 inches.

Drawing

Mountain Landscape
1844-1942, American

This watercolor landscape by Horace Burdick measures 4 7/8 x 6 3/4 inches and is signed on the lower left and matted. Burdick attended the Museum School of Fine Arts in Boston and was known throughout his career as a portrait and landscape painter of oils and watercolors. He did many White Mountain scenes as well as New England coastal scenes. This image is from the artists estate.