Johann Gottlieb Theophilus Amadeus Prestel
1739-1808, German

The Adoration of the Shepherds
1739-1808, German

This etching with aquatint by the German artist, Johann Gottlieb Theophilus Amadeus Prestel, measures 12 5/8 x 18 1/2 inches, 1784, in two colors on green paper, plate signed and dated, after Parmigianino, artist info on backing, thread margins all around.

Painting

The Homestead
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, 24 x 36 inches. Signed in the lower left. The subject is likely his family homestead in Chesham, New Hampshire.

Print

A Winter's Day, Windsor, N.S.
1846-1938, American

Etching, image size 5 7/8 x 7 7/8 inches, 1887, second state, #125 in the Stephen Parrish catalog, plate signed l.l. "Stephen Parrish", "Copyright 1887 by Frederick A. Stokes" u.l.

Drawing

Autumn Hills
20th Cent., American

This delightfully vibrant watercolor painting measures 10 1/4 x 14 1/2 inches on heavy weight textured watercolor paper. Signed in the lower left.