Samuel Chamberlain
1895-1975, American

Harkness Memorial Tower
1895-1975, American

Pencil signed in the lower right, editioned in the lower left. Edition of 125. C. November 1933. Plate measures 13 1/2 x 10 inches on 16 1/2 x 12 1/2 inch wove type paper. Small touched up scratch in image. The subject is the Harkness Memorial Tower at Yale University. Catalog: Chamberlain 231. This print has an excellent use of light and shadow, and plate toning in the sky.


Silhouette of Senlis
1895-1975, American

Etching from June 1931. Edition of 100, with 5 working proofs. Pencil editioned in the lower left, signed in the lower right. Image measures 5 3/4 x 8 1/4 inches in a 12 3/4 x 15 1/2 inch gold frame. An incredibly detailed scene with plate toning and a rich drypoint burr.


The Harborside, Friendship, Maine
1895-1975, American

Pencil signed in the lower right. Image measures 8 1/2 x 12 3/4 inches on 13 x 17 1/2 inch watermarked wove type paper. Edition of 300, as well as 16 working proofs. Presentation print for Chicago Society of Etchers, with their drystamp in the lower left. C. 1946. A captivating etching with very detailed linework and plate tone in the sky.


The Curving Canyon, New York
1895-1975, American

This is a great New York etching, image size 8 5/8 x 5 3/4 inches, 1929, cat: Chamberlain-86, pencil signed and numbered below the image, titled in the lower margin. A rich impression on a grey toned laid type paper with ample margins and deckled edges. Samuel Chamberlain studied architecture at MIT, but interrupted his studies to serve in France during WWI. After the war, Chamberlain worked as an architectural draftsman in Boston before leaving the US to travel throughout France and Europe.


Canterbury
1895-1975, American

Etching, image size 9 x 6 5/8 inches, 1928, edition of 100, cat: BPL-69, pencil signed and editioned.


Maison de la Tourelle, Rue des Francs Bourgeois, Paris
1895-1975, American

Lithograph, image size 14 1/2 x 10 1/4 inches, 1924, edition of 100, cat: BPL- 216, from the series "Vingt Lithographies du Vieux Paris," initialed and editioned in pencil


Passy Ancien et Nouveau, Paris
1895-1975, American

Lithograph, image size 12 1/2 x 11 1/4 inches, 1924, edition of 100, cat: BPL- 217, from the series "Vingt Lithographies du Vieux Paris," initialed and editioned in pencil


Un Portail de l'Eglise de Saint Etienne du Mont , Paris
1895-1975, American

Lithograph, image size 15 1/2 x 10 inches, 1924, edition of 100, cat: BPL- 218, from the series "Vingt Lithographies du Vieux Paris," initialed and editioned in pencil.


Cour du Dragon, Paris
1895-1975, American

Lithograph, image size 13 1/2 x 8 1/2 inches, 1924, edition of 100, cat: BPL- 209, from the series "Vingt Lithographies du Vieux Paris," initialed and editioned in pencil.


L'Horloge, Paris
1895-1975, American

Lithograph, image size 14 1/2 x 8 3/4 inches, 1924, edition of 100, cat: BPL- 214, from the series "Vingt Lithographies du Vieux Paris," initialed and editioned in pencil.


La Maison du Saumon, Chartres
1895-1975, American

Lithograph, image size 13 1/4 x 11, 1924, edition of 100, cat: BPL- 215, from the series "Vingt Lithographies du Vieux Paris," initialed and editioned in pencil.


Rue de l'Abbaye
1895-1975, American

Lithograph, image size 14 5/8 x 9 inches, 1924, edition of 100, cat: BPL- 220, from the series "Vingt Lithographies du Vieux Paris," initialed and editioned in pencil.


Le Vase du Pantheon, Paris
1895-1975, American

Lithograph, image size 14 1/2 x 10 1/2 inches, 1924, edition of 100, cat: BPL-227, from the series "Vingt Lithographies du Vieux Paris," initialed and editioned in pencil.


Echoppe d'Etameur, Paris
1895-1975, American

Lithograph, image size 11 1/2 x 13 1/4 inches, 1924, edition of 100, cat: BPL- 211, from the series "Vingt Lithographies du Vieux Paris," initialed and editioned in pencil.


L'Epicerie, Rue Galande, Paris
1895-1975, American

Lithograph, image size 15 1/2 x 9 1/2 inches, 1924, edition of 100, cat: BPL- 212, from the series "Vingt Lithographies du Vieux Paris," initialed and editioned in pencil.


Rue du Dragon, Paris
1895-1975, American

Lithograph, image size 9 x 13 inches, 1924, edition of 100, cat: BPL- 222, from the series "Vingt Lithographies du Vieux Paris," initialed and editioned in pencil.


Le Dome de l'Eglise du Val de Grace, Paris
1895-1975, American

Lithograph, image size 16 7/8 x 10 1/4 inches, 1924, edition of 100, cat: BPL- 210, from the series "Vingt Lithographies du Vieux Paris," initialed and editioned in pencil.


Fontaine de la Grosse Horlage, Rouen
1895-1975, American

Lithograph, image size 17 x 11 inches, 1924, edition of 100, cat: BPL-213, from the series "Vingt Lithographies du Vieux Paris," initialed and editioned in pencil.


Rue de la Bucherie, Paris
1895-1975, American

Lithograph, image size 10 3/4 x 12 inches, 1924, edition of 100, cat: BPL- 221, from the series "Vingt Lithographies du Vieux Paris," initialed and editioned in pencil.


Rue de la Montagne Sainte Genevieve, Paris
1895-1975, American

Lithograph, image size 15 3/4 x 10 inches, 1924, edition of 100, cat: BPL- 224, from the series "Vingt Lithographies du Vieux Paris," initialed and editioned in pencil.


Porte Saint Martin, Paris
1895-1975, American

Lithograph, image size 8 3/4 x 17 7/8 inches, 1924, edition of 100, cat: BPL-219, from the series "Vingt Lithographies du Vieux Paris," initialed and editioned in pencil.


Early Morning Market, Senlis
1895-1975, American

Drypoint, image size 9 1/8 x 6 3/4, 1939, edition of 300, cat. BPL-273, pencil signed.


Echoppe D'Etameur, Paris
1895-1975, American

Lithograph, image size 11 x 13 inches, 1924, cat. BPL-211, initialed in pencil and numbered 15/100


Passy Ancien et Nouveau, Paris
1895-1975, American

Lithograph, image size 12 1/4 x 11 inches, 1924, cat. BPL-217, plate signed


The Cypresses, Siracusa
1895-1975, American

Etching, image size 7 x 8 1/4 inches, 1925, cat. Kingsland 18, artist's proof, faintly pencil signed.


Amalfi
1895-1975, American

Etching, image size: 7 x 7 inches, numbered 88/100, 1925, cat. Chamberlain and Kingsland-8, pencil signed lower right.


The Verdant Village
1895-1975, American

Drypoint etching, image size 6 1/2 x 11 inches, 1931, edition 75/100, cat. Chamberlain and Kingsland-107, pencil signed, numbered and titled. This scene of Bellefontaine, Ile-de-France, exhibits Chamberlain's ability to create subtle gradations in plate tone.

Painting

Landscape with Waterfalls

This is a very fine Hudson River School landscape, oil on academy board, 9 3/4 x 18 3/4 inches, c. 1880s, unsigned, in an ornate period gilt frame. Although this painting is unsigned it is quite well painted, evidently by a very competent artist.

Print

Summer Sabbath (Vermont)
1896-1965, American

Wood engraving, image size 5 1/2 x 7 7/8 inches, c. 1946, cat. Springfield-77, initialed on block lower center, identified on reverse. Purchase Prize Winner First Annual National Fine Print Competition. Provenance: Museum of Fine Arts, Springfield, Mass.

Drawing

Harlem Revival
1905-1963, American

Pencil and graphite on drawing board, image size 13 1/4 x 15 1/2 inches, c. 1940, pencil signed. Tanzer was active in New York during the depression, and was a member of the WPA.