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

Amsterdam Canals
$475.00

12 x 16 inch oil on canvas in handcarved frame by Joseph Mayer, N.Y., according to label on back. Provenance Pieter Bruegel Art Gallery in Amsterdam. C. 1950. Signed in the lower right corner, but the artist is unknown.

Print

Path To The Shore
1840-1905, American

Etching, plate dated 1879, image size 4 3/4 x 7 7/8 inches,

Drawing

Portrait of Estelle
1893-1986, American

Silverpoint drawing, image size 9 x 12 inches, signed l.r. The subject of this portrait is the artist's wife Estelle, drawn Dec. 24, 1962.