Asa Cheffetz
1896-1965, American

Summertide, Vermont
1896-1965, American

C. 1946. Block initaled, pencil signed. Block measures 4 3/4 x 9 inches on 6 1/2 x 10 3/4 inch wove type paper.
Catalog: Springfield 80. Published by Associated American Artists, N.Y. A richly inked impression with incredibly crisp lines.


Winter Weather
1896-1965, American

C. 1951. Published by Associated American Artists. Catalog: Springfield 92. Edition of 250. Initialed in the block and signed in pencil. This print is illustrated on the cover of the catalog raisonne published by the MFA. Block measures 5 x 8 7/8 inches on 7 1/8 x 11 inch medium weight wove type paper. A very atmospheric print with good composition.


Sleepy Creek
1896-1965, American

Pencil signed in the lower right, dated in the lower left. C. 1931. Catalog: Springfield 36. Plate measures 6 x 7 1/2 inches on 9 x 10 inch thin wove type paper. Pencil labeled "proof" below the image.


May Sunlight
1896-1965, American

This is a beautifully detailed original wood engraving by American artist Asa Cheffetz. The image size is 6 x 9 7/8 inches, published in 1941, cat: Springfield-61, pencil signed.


The Road Home
1896-1965, American

This Asa Cheffetz wood-engraving measures 5 1/8 x 9 inches, pencil signed, c. 1948, cat. Springfield-86. AAA label included with artist provenance.


Winter in Southampton
1896-1965, American

A beautiful light-filled winter scene by the American artist, Asa Cheffetz. Created c. 1949, it measures 4 3/4 x 10 inches and is pencil signed. Cat: Springfield-88. AAA label included with artist provenance.


Daybreak
1896-1965, American

Wood engraving, image size 5 x 7 inches, c. 1933, pencil signed l.r. "Asa Cheffetz - imp." and titled l.l. "Daybreak", Springfield - 45.


Bridge over Mad River (Vermont)
1896-1965, American

Engraving, image size 5 3/16 x 7 7/16 inches, 1946, edition of 250, pub. in 1948 by Associated American Artists; signed Asa Cheffetz" in pencil l.r., accompanied by an original label from AAA.


Farm Buildings
1896-1965, American

Wood engraving, image size 4 5/8 x 9 inches, c. 1945, cat. Springfield-76, pencil signed, accompanied by original AAA label. The gallery has more than one impression of this print.


Summer Sabbath (Vermont)
1896-1965, American

Wood engraving, image size 5 1/2 x 7 7/8 inches, cat. Museum of Fine Art, Springfield-77, 1946, published by Associated American Artists, pencil signed lower right. The gallery has more than one impression of this print. This view of a Vermont farm nestled among rolling hills is in many ways representative of Cheffetz's art, which often involves idyllic scenes executed with a high level of detail. Purchase Prize Winner, First Annual National Fine Print Competition.


Barns
1896-1965, American

Wood engraving, image size 4 3/8 x 5 7/8 inches, 1934, Springfield Museum 46. Signed, titled and dedicated in pencil "For Mr. and Mrs. Guy Littell, with best wishes."


Profile of a Man
1896-1965, American

Wood Engraving, image size 5 x 3 inches, unsigned early proof not found in the catalogue of the Museum of Fine Arts, Springfield, Mass.


Farm Buildings
1896-1965, American

Wood engraving, image size: 8 5/8 x 9 inches, c. 1945, cat. Springfield-76, initialed on block lower left, identified on reverse, Provenance: Museum of Fine Arts, Springfield, Mass.


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.


Distant Haze (Essex Co., N.Y.)
1896-1965, American

Wood engraving, image size:4 5/8 x 8 1/8 inches, c. 1941, cat. Springfield-60, initialed on block lower left, identified on reverse, Provenance: Museum of Fine Arts, Springfield, Mass.


Rural Schoolhouse (Vermont)
1896-1965, American

Wood engraving, image size 5 3/4 x 9 inches, c. 1946, cat. Springfield-79, initialed on block lower right, identified on reverse. Provenance: Museum of Fine Arts, Springfield, Mass.

Painting

Cattle Crossing
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, 25 x 48 inches. Provenance originally sold by Doll & Richards, label on back. Painting is in original custom frame. Signed in the lower right with the word "munchen," meaning it was painted in Munich. Circa 1879.

Print

French Road
1869-1945, German/American

This 1902 etching by Gustav Adolph Hoffman measures 7 x 10 inches. It is plate signed and dated with a pencil signature on the lower right. Hoffman was a German born painter and etcher, well known in the Hartford, CT area.

Drawing

Cloudy Skies
1844-1942, American

A lovely watercolor by the American artist, Horace Burdick. It measures 6 3/4 x 8 3/4 inches and is matted. Burdick attended the Museum School of Fine Arts in Boston and was known throughout his career as a portrait and landscape painter. He did many White Mountain scenes as well as New England coastal scenes. This image is from the artists' estate.