Jan van der Straet
1523-1605, Italian

Fortunes of Rome
1523-1605, Italian

This engraving measures 7 5/8 x 6 inches and has two Latin phrases printed on the bottom margin.

Painting

Autumn Landscape
1842-1937, American

Oil on academy board, image size 7 1/2 x 9 1/4 inches, attributed to Albert B. Insley, obscure signature in l.r., c. 1890. Period gilt frame. Lovely fall wooded scene with views of distant hills.

Print

Fishing in Prague
1884-1956, Czech/American

Drypoint etching, image size: 9 15/16 x 6 inches, dated 1911, pencil signed lower right

Drawing

The Gathering Crowd
1881-1939, American

This is an original ink drawing on paper, image size 6 7/8 x 11 inches, 1933, signed and dated in the lower right corner. Hopper Emory was born in Baltimore, Maryland and had a successful career in banking before he turned exclusively to his artwork. He traveled to England where he studied at the Heatherly School of Art in London, then returned to Maryland where he became known for his delicately rendered architectural and maritime etchings.