Robert Swain Gifford
1840-1905, American

Neapolitan Fishing - Boats Returning Home
1840-1905, American

Etching, 1884, image size 10 1/2 X 16 1/4 inches, plate signed "R. Swain Gifford 1884" l.r.


Path To The Shore
1840-1905, American

Etching, plate dated 1879, image size 4 3/4 x 7 7/8 inches,


Coal Pockets
1840-1905, American

Etching, 6x9 image size, plate signed


Capt. Jackson's Cottage On Bath Road
1840-1905, American

etching, 1883, plate signed, 6x4 1/4


A Woodland Pasture
1840-1905, American

Etching, image size 8x12 inches, platesigned

Painting

Running Before the Gale
1879-1967, American

This is a stunning painting by noted American marine artist Frank Vining Smith (1879-1967). This dramatic scene of a ship with foul weather rigging is painted in oils on canvas and measures 36 x 42 inches, painted c. 1930. It is signed by the artist in the lower right corner and comes in a very fine modern gilt frame. Frank Vining Smith was born and raised on Cape Cod Massachusetts and had a strong affinity with the ocean from a very young age. He studied at the School of the Museum of Fine Arts in Boston under Frank Benson, Philip Hale and Edward C.

Print

The Victor
1884-1969, American

Woodblock, image size 8 7/8 x 9 1/2 inches, pencil signed, titled and edition number, "Ernest W. Watson", "27/100" and "The Victor". Framed. A New England native, Watson graduated from Massachusetts College of Art and later in life co-founded the Berkshire Summer School of Art. He possessed a genuine desire for all to be able to understand the nuances of art and so began a lifelong career of creating instructional books and magazines on how to draw, paint and sculpt.

Drawing

Walk in the Park
1907-1998, American

Pencil, image size 4 3/4 x 3 7/8 inches, 1935, pencil signed within the image, red collectors seal l.l.