Stephen J. Ferris
1835-1915, American

Devil's Way, Algiers
1835-1915, American

Etching, image size 8 3/8 x 5 3/4 inches, 1879, plate signed and dated.


Nydia
1835-1915, American

Etching after a painting by George Fuller, image size 20 3/4 x 13 1/4 inches, signed in plate "S.J. Ferris Etch 1883" and "G Fuller Pinxt 1882", remarque lower center, copyright 1884 by Klackner, NY.


Portrait of Mrs. J Coleman Dayton
1835-1915, American

Etching, image size: 7 1/4 x 5 7/8 inches,


Young Girl with Dolls
1835-1915, American

Etching on parchment after Weldon, image size 16 1/8 x 25 1/4 inches, published by Klackner, 1883, pencil signed by both Weldon and Ferris. .


Gladiators
1835-1915, American

Etching, image size: 10 1/4x6 3/4 inches, plate signed



Old Clothes
1835-1915, American

etching, 9 1/4x6 1/2, plate signed


Flowers Of Spring
1835-1915, American

After Castiglione, etching, 11 1/2x8", plate signed


A Good Story
1835-1915, American

Etching, plate dated:1887, Image size 7 3/4 x 11 3/4 inches, plate signed

Painting

Landscape with Sheep
1809-1889, Belgian

This is a beautiful painting of a ewe and her lambs in a summer meadow, with mallard ducks swimming nearby. It is painted with oils on panel and measures 5 1/2 x 7 5/8 inches, 1860, signed and dated lower right, in a period gilt frame. There is an inscription in French on the back of the board, written in the artist's hand, but we have been unable to decipher it. Van Severdonck was a Belgian artist known for his small scale landscapes and images of farm animals, especially sheep.

Print

Refuge
1887-1953, American

This is a beautiful original drypoint etching of a flock of sheep taking shelter from a blustery winter day by American artist R. W. Woiceske. The image size is 9 3/8 x 14 1/8 inches, published c. 1940 in an edition of 50, pencil signed and titled. Woiceske was born in Bloomington Indiana and studied at the St Louis School of Fine Arts and at the Artist Colony in Woodstock, NY with Birge Harrison and John Carlson. He was involved in the WPA, and became known for his atmospheric etchings of snowy winter scenes.

Drawing

Boats and Wagons on the Beach
1839-1892, British

Watercolor 10 3/8 x 15 3/8 inches, signed "G. Sheffield" l.l., sepia on paperboard.