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

View Near High Tor
1812-1879, American

Watercolor, image size 9 1/2 x 9 3/4 inches, 1855. Hill started his career as an aquatint engraver in his father's studio before moving on to watercolors and landscape painting. At the age of 21 he was entered into the National Academy of Design. In this beautiful landscape notice his use of stippling and tiny brushstroke work that create the layers of color, shadow and light. Later in life he was one of the founding members of the Society for the Advancement of Truth in Art. His work is found in the Brooklyn Museum, the Hood Museum of Art and the Metropolitan Museum of Art.

Print

Window
1901- , American

Etching, image size: 9 7/8 x 7 7/8 inches, pencil signed. A very rich impression with ample margins.

Drawing

Three Figures
1899-1974, American

Graphite on paper, image size 18 1/4 x 18 3/4 inches, signed in pencil lower left, framed