Elizabeth O'Neill Verner
1883-1979, American

Harvard Medical
1883-1979, American

This beautiful etching of the Administration Building at Harvard Medical School by Charleston artist Elizabeth O'Neill Verner measures 10 1/2 x 14 1/2 inches. Done c. 1925, pencil signed on the lower right margin. Known for her love of the Lowcountry surrounding Charleston, with its swamps, fields and wildlife and unique characters, she captures the spirit of the south. Verner initiated the founding of the Charleston Society of Etchers and is considered the matriarch of the Charleston Renaissance, which flourished during the 1920s and 1930s.

Painting

Portrait of Lady Adelaide Horatia Elizabeth Seymour
1812-1883

Framed watercolor portrait, sight size 7 1/2 by 5 1/2 inches in 12 3/4 x 10 Italian carved gilt frame. Signed and dated in the lower right corner. Inscription on the back of the frame has the artist's name, date, and the name of the sitter, Lady Adelaide Horatia Elizabeth Seymour. Lady Seymour lived from 1825-1877 and married Vice Admiral Spencer.
Corbaux belonged to the Society of British Artists and the New Society of Painters in Watercolors in 1839.

Print

A Man of Means
1843-1904, American

A very detailed wood engraving by the little known artist T. Johnson, image size 6 3/4 x 5 1/4 inches, pencil signed l.r., after Rembrandt.

Drawing

Cascade de Flumen

Watercolor, image size 14 1/4 x 18 1/4 inches, laid down on board, unsigned but identification of location on back in French which indicates it's Cascade Flumen near Saint Claude, a small town in France.