William Merrit Chase
1849-1916, American

The Court Jester
1849-1916, American

Etching, image size 5 3/4 x 3 1/2 inches, 1878, plate signed.

Painting

Landscape with Thatched Cottage
1851-, Denmark

Oil on canvas, 18 x 24 inches

Print

Pierre Purvis de Chavannes
1823-1902, French

This drypoint of the French painter, Purvis de Chavannes, measures 7 5/8 x 5 inches. Created in 1895, it depicts de Chavannes sitting in his robe against the background of one of his works.

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.