Isabel Bishop
1902-1988, American

Double Date Delayed
1902-1988, American

Original 1948 etching by the American artist, Isabel Bishop, measuring 5 x 3 1/2 inches, printed by the artist in the original edition of 22, not the restrike done in 1978, cat: Teller-43. Bishop was one of the foremost women artists of the twentieth century, best known for her images of life around Union Square in New York City where her studio was located. Her sense of observation along with her great technical skill enabled her to portrayed mood and movement in her simple images of ordinary people.


Leaning on the Wall
1902-1988, American

A rare original etching by the American artist, Isabel Bishop, measuring 4 x 3 inches, pencil signed, 1927, proofs only, printed by the artist, cat: Teller-4. Bishop was one of the original Fourteenth Street School of Artists and was known for her depictions of urban life in NYC.

Painting

Woodland Brook
1848-1923, American

A lovely view of a shadow dappled mountain brook in Autumn. This oil on canvas painting measures 18 x 24 inches in a 23 x 28 1/2 inch modern gilt frame. Signed "W. P. Phelps" in the lower left. C. 1900.

Print

New Snow on Old
1874-1947, American

Lithograph, image size 9 1/2 x 13 1/2 inches, 1936, Barker 189, pencil signed and inscribed "Ed. 35. To my kind hosts, Mr. and Mrs. J.C. Menishom [?], Feb. 17, 1937. A.W.B."

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.