Asa Cheffetz
1896-1965, American

Pastoral, Vermont
1896-1965, American

A fine example of the work of Asa Cheffetz, this c. 1943 wood engraving is pencil signed and includes an AAA label, edition of 250, cat: Springfield-65. Cheffetz enrolled in the School of the Museum of Fine Arts in Boston where he was a student of Philip Hale and went on to study at the National Academy of Design in New York under Ivan Olinsky and William Auebach Levy. Cheffetz worked initially with the etching process and wood block prints but then turned his talents to wood engraving which he devoted the rest of his career to.


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.


Country Scene
1896-1965, American

This New England scene by Asa Cheffetz measures 5 x 9 inches, c. 1945, pencil signed, cat. Springfield-73. AAA label included.


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.


Border Country (Vermont)
1896-1965, American

Wood engraving, image size 4 3/8 x 9 inches, c. 1944, cat. Springfield-67, pencil signed, accompanied by original AAA label


Rural Schoolhouse (Vermont)
1896-1965, American

Wood engraving, image size 5 3/4 x 9 inches, c. 1946, cat. Springfield-79, pencil signed, accompanied by original AAA label


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.


Border Country (Vermont)
1896-1965, American

Wood engraving, image size 4 3/8 x 9 inches, c. 1944, cat. Springfield-67, initialed on block lower center, 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

Evening Shadows
1844-1942, American

A beautiful summer landscape by the American artist, Horace Burdick. It measures 5 3/4 x 10 1/2 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.

Print

The Echo
1865-1928, American

An elegant original etching by Warren Davis, this image measures 5 7/8 x 7 7/8 inches, c. 1920, pencil signed. This delicately rendered etching is a great example of Davis's images of graceful female nudes, many of which were used for Vanity Fair and Life magazines in the very early 1900s.

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.