Edward Frederick Ertz
1862-1954, British

Mother and Child
1862-1954, British

Etching/drypoint, 5 3/4 x 7 3/8 inches, pencil signed


Landscape with Sheep and Chickens
1849-1931, Belgian

This is a beautiful dusky farmyard scene by Belgian artist Eugene Remy Maes, painted in oil on canvas, 15 3/4 x 23 3/4 inches, c. 1890, signed "Th van Sluys"(a pseudonym of Maes') in the lower right corner. An inscription on the back reads "Je soussigné declare aroir pacint le tableau ci contre -Th van Sluys". This painting comes in a remarkable period frame that has been recently regilded. Maes was born in the small village of Puurs, Belgium and moved to Antwerp as a young man. He specialized in images of farm animals, such as this twilight pastoral scene.


Vermont Splendor
1900-1988, Italian-American

This Vermont landscape by the American artist Luigi Lucioni measures 6 1/4 x 10 7/8 inches, pencil signed, 1944, edition of 250. Lucioni was known for his remarkably detailed etchings of the New England landscape that he could bring to life and gained worldwide attention as one of the great Regionalist artists.


Red House in Winter
1899-1964, American

Ink and watercolor drawing attributed to the American artist, Stefan Hirsh, measuring 8 1/2 x 6 1/2 inches, signed, on brown toned paper, framed.