Georg Birnbacher
1885-1917, German

Two Seated Figures
1885-1917, German

5 1/4 x 5 1/4 inch woodcut on 10 3/4 x 6 1/2 inch wove-type paper. Pencil signed in the lower right.


Nude Woman
1885-1917, German

10 1/2 x 8 inch lithograph on wove-type paper. Initialed in the lower right corner.


Abstract Figures in a Field
1885-1917, German

11 3/4 x 8 1/2 inch woodcut on 15 1/4 x 10 1/2 laid-type paper. Unsigned.


Stoking the Stove
1885-1917, German

10 5/8 x 7 3/4 inch lithograph on thin wove-type paper. Unsigned, inscription in German on back.


Expressionist Figure Study
1885-1917, German

German Expressionist figure study c. 1916. Printed on wove-type paper, 6 1/4 x 5 inches on 12 1/2 x 9 3/4 paper. Artist signed in pencil.

Painting

Landscape with Waterfalls

This is a very fine Hudson River School landscape, oil on academy board, 9 3/4 x 18 3/4 inches, c. 1880s, unsigned, in an ornate period gilt frame. Although this painting is unsigned it is quite well painted, evidently by a very competent artist.

Print

A Dancing Sky
1879-1954, French

Plate signed and titled. Printed on watermarked laid-type paper, 8 x 10 inches. Burridge studied at the Royal College of Art under Frank Short from 1857 to 1945. He then taught as Head of Liverpool School of Art, 1897-1905, and as Principal of the Liverpool City School of Art, 1905-12, before returning to London as Principal of the Central School of Arts and Crafts, 1912-30. He produced etchings and mezzotints of landscapes and coastal scenes often featuring low horizons and dramatic, stormy skies.

Drawing

Monadnock View
1872- c.1950, American

This hilltop view of Mt. Monadnock by Dexter Dawes, measures 10 1/4 x 13 3/4 inches and is pencil signed and dated 1932. Dawes was born in Englewood, NJ and went on to study at New York City's Art Student League. He summered in Marlboro, NH surrounded by beautiful gardens with views of Mount Monadnock which became the inspiration for many of his lithographs and paintings. He belonged to a number of associations including the National Arts Club.