Kurt Eberhardt
1895-1957, German

Three Wire Haired Terriers
1895-1957, German

Plate size 10 x 12 1/2 inches on 14 1/4 x 17 3/4 inch heavy weight wove type paper. Pencil signed in the lower right. Kurt Meyer-Eberhardt is one of the most famous and revered 20th century dog artists. Drawing dogs was his true passion, as is apparent in this soulful portrait of three terriers.

Painting

Stone Arch Bridge
1864-1940, American

Landscape by the American artist, Charles Woodbury, measuring 9 1/4 x 13 1/4 inches, signed in the l.r. "Charles H. Woodbury Lynn '82", oil on board, 1882, unframed. Known for his oils, watercolors and etchings, Woodbury was predominately a self-taught artist who preferred "to work out his salvation with little help from others in his profession".

Print

Frontispiece- Danseuses et Cochon
1863-1951, French

This is a rare early state etching with some added shading in ink by 20th century French artist Louis Legrand. The image size is 12 3/8 x 8 7/8 inches, 1904, cat: Arwas- 209, pencil signed with a notation in French along the bottom edge of the sheet. Louis Legrand was an important artist of 'La Belle Epoch' in France of the late 19th and early 20th centuries. He specialized in etchings of the women of Paris, from the wealthy elite to dancers and prostitutes. He studied with Felician Rops, and his work shows the influence of Rops' sometimes dark and erotic imagery.

Drawing

Nude Study, Reclining
1893-1986, American

Drawing, image size 8 3/4 x 11 5/8 inches, pencil signed