Bernard Brussel-Smith
20th C., American

Men of Correze
20th C., American

Wood Engraving, image size 10 3/4 x 16 5/8 inches, 1969, wood engraving printed in black and beige, edition of 100, Teller Gallery #53, pencil signed l.r. "Bernard Brussel-Smith", titled l.c. "Men of Correze".


Ancien Cimetiere
20th C., American

Wood Engraving, image size 8 3/4 x 16 1/2 inches, 1968, edition of 50, pencil signed l.r. "Bernard Brussel-Smith", titled l.c. "Ancien Cimetiere", plate signed l.l. "Brussel-Smith", Teller Gallery # 49.


Modernist Architectural Study
20th C., American

Wood engraving, image size 5 3/4 x 8 1/2 inches, inscribed "To Peggy", pencil signed

Painting

Barbizon Landscape with a Country Road
1841-1916, American

Oil on canvas, 18 x 23 1/2 inches, in a very fine period gilt and gesso frame. There is a partial obscure signature and date in the painting lower right, the early label on the back is from the gallery of Charles G. Calder who was a well known Providence, R.I. painting dealer, also on the back is a partial label from Whitaker studios. This is a fine Barbizon style landscape painting by American artist George William Whitaker. Whitaker was a teacher and important painter in Providence R.I. and was known as an American tonalist, influenced by George Inness and Alexander Wyant.

Print

Mender of Shoes - Rabat, Morocco
1901-1981, American

This etching by Philip Kappel measures 8 7/8 x 7 7/8 inches. A 1st proof, created in 1945, is pencil signed and titled on the lower margin. Kappel was born in Hartford, CT, and educated at the Pratt Institute in New York. He was employed as an artist for several shipping companies and much of his work documents these ships and their sailors. At age 26, Kappel was the youngest person ever admitted to "Who's Who in America."

Drawing

Christmas Card 1932
1872- c.1950, American

Ink and colored pencil drawing, 1932, image size 8 7/8 x 5 1/2 inches.