George Vertue
1684-1756, British

Sir Matthew Hale
1684-1756, British

This engraving by George Vertue of the Chief Justice, Sir Matthew Hale, measures 12 x 7 inches. Created in 1735 from an original painting by Michael Wright, it has inscribed on the lower margin "Michael Wright pinx.; From an Original painting in Guildhall, London; and George Vertue Sculp. 1735." Hale was a well-known and respected judge and jurist and his writings have been cited as recently as 1993.


Portrait of a Man
1684-1756, British

Engraving after Patton, 12 1/2 x 9 inches, 1710, plate signed lower right


Usher Arch Bishop of Armagh
1684-1756, British

Engraving, 1738, after a painting by Petrus Lely Eques, In the possession of Genereal Tyrrel at Shatover in Oxforshire image size 14 x 8 3/4 inches

Painting

Locked In
1830-1902, German

A lovely oil on canvas depicting children playing war games. Unsigned, canvas size measures 10 x 7 7/8 inches and is housed in a period gilt frame measuring 13 1/2 x 11 3/4 inches.

Print

Edge of the Pines #2
1864-1955, American

This etching by the Mid West artist, Charles Dahlgreen measures 7 1/2 x 5 7/8 inches and is pencil signed and titled. Dahlgreen attended the Art Institute of Chicago and studied under Frederick W. Freer. Like many Mid West artists, he spent time in the artists' colony of Brown County, Indiana which was formed in the early 1900s by artists who were attracted by the undisturbed picturesque landscape known as Peaceful Valley.

Drawing

Immigrant Couple
$225.00
1903-?, American

This drawing in pastel by Nancy Dyer measures 11 x 15 inches. Signed in the lower corner, sheet mounted on board, c. 1930.