Russell T. Limbach
1904-1971, American

Student and Master
1904-1971, American

This 1934 lithograph is an example of the famous satirical art of Russell Theodore Limbach, measuring 8 7/8 x 11 1/8 inches, pencil signed, commissioned by the Cleveland Print Makers, in an edition of 250. Limbach was the director of the Cleveland Print Makers in 1934 and it is most likely he printed the edition for "Student and Master" himself.

Painting

The Homestead
1848-1923, American

William Preston Phelps was a plein air painter. In 1876, he travelled to Europe and began studying at the Royal Academy of Art in Munich. He later moved to New York and then back to Europe with his friend William Meritt Chase.

Framed oil on canvas, 24 x 36 inches. Signed in the lower left. The subject is likely his family homestead in Chesham, New Hampshire.

Print

Pennsylvania Farm
20th C.

Pencil signed in the lower right. Ca. 1936. Plate measures 9 3/4 x 14 1/2 inches on 11 x 17 inch laid type paper. This print shows good use of plate toning and negative space.

Drawing

Boulder Landscape
1848 - 1921, American

Watercolor, image size 7 1/4 x 9 inches.

McAuliffe was active in the late 19th century and produced public works, especially in Everett, Mass: Roman Catholic Cathedral, St John's, and Parlin Library. His specialties were maritime and religious subjects.