Eugene A. Champollion
19th C.

Choosing the Model
19th C.

Etching, image size 5 3/4 x 9 inches, plate signed l.r. "E. Champollion sc.", after a painting by Fortuny.


Messalina
19th C.

Etching after Henrique Bernardelli (Brazilian, 1858-1936), image size 13 1/8 x 8 inches, 1894


A Horse Back
19th C.

Etching, after Baudry, image size:10x14 3/4, 1883, plate signed


The Vine Vase In Bronze
19th C.

etching, 1894, aft. Dore, 13 1/2x9, plate signed


The Hunt Ball
19th C.

1893, etching, 8 1/4x13 3/4, plate signed


Le Butin
19th C.

Etching, 9x11, plate signed


In The Reign Of Terror
19th C.

Etching, 1893, 8 1/2 x 11 inches, plate signed.

Painting

The Neighbor's House, Peconic, Long Island
1861-1948, American

This is a beautiful landscape of the artist's winter view from his Long Island studio. Oil on canvas, 14 x 20 inches, c. 1935, signed in the lower left corner, in the original frame. This painting was given to the current family by the artist, their neighbor in Peconic, Long Island. Irving Wiles studied at the Art Students League in New York with William Merrit Chase who became a close friend and colleague, then spent some time in Paris studying at the Academy Julien.

Print

Worker's Head
1879-1963, Latvian/American

This is a beautiful, intimate portrait of a Depression-era worker by Albert Abramovitz. Linocut, image size 7 x 4 1/2 inches, c. 1930s, pencil signed and titled. Abramovitz was known for his dramatic images with sharp social commentary, many portraying the hardships of daily life for working class people in both America and Russia. Born in Latvia, Abramovitz studied at the Imperial Art School in Odessa and the Grande Chaumiere in Paris. While in Paris he was a member and juror of the Paris Salon, and won the Grand Prize at the Universal Exposition in Rome and Turin, Italy.

Drawing

River View with Cottages
1844-1920, American

Charcoal drawing, image size 10 3/8 x 16 5/8 inches, unsigned