Gordon Grant
1875-1962, American

Gloucester Fishermen
1875-1962, American

This is a rare original etching by American marine artist Gordon Grant. The image size is 7 7/8 x 9 3/4 inches, published c. 1940, pencil signed. Grant was well known for his images of Gloucester and the North Shore of Massachusetts, but worked primarily in lithography. This is one of his very few etchings, and features a very richly inked impression with beautiful plate tone on a fine wove type paper with ample margins.


The Cove
$1200.00
1875-1962, American

This is a vibrant original watercolor by American artist Gordon Grant. The sight size is 14 1/2 x 21 1/4 inches, signed lower left, framed, with the original label from Vose Galleries, Boston. Gordon Grant was born in California and sent to Great Britain for his education. He worked as a staff artist for New York World and Harper's Weekly, covering both the Boer War and the Mexican Revolution, but became most widely known for his marine paintings and lithographs.


Harbor Fog
1875-1962, American

Lithograph, image size 9 x 12 inches, 1947, published by the AAA with the original label, pencil signed.


Men O' Gloucester
1875-1962, American

Lithograph, image size 8 7/8 x 10 inches, c. 1940, pencil signed.


The Hardy Breed
1875-1962, American

Lithograph, image size 9 x 11 7/8 inches, c. 1940, pencil signed.


Between the Tides
1875-1962, American

Lithograph, image size 8 7/8 x 11 3/8 inches, c. 1945, pencil signed.


Landing the Dory
1875-1962, American

Lithograph, image size 9 7/8 x 13 1/8 inches, c. 1930, pencil signed.


Derelict
1875-1962, American

Lithograph, image size 9 x 11 1/2 inches, 1939, pencil signed.


The Little Harbor
1875-1962, American

Lithograph, image size 9 1/8 x 12 inches, pencil signed


Conflict
1875-1962, American

Lithograph, image size 9 x 12 inches, pencil signed


Under The Bows
1875-1962, American

Lithograph, image size: 9 x 12 inches, Associated American Artist, pencil signed lower right


Towed Out
1875-1962, American

Lithograph, image size: 9 x 11 1/4 inches, Associated American Artist, pencil signed lower right


The Seine Boat
1875-1962, American

Lithograph, image size: 9 x 11 1/2 inches, presentation print for Brooklyn Society of Etchers, pencil signed lower right

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

The Compressed-air Drill
1940-, American

This wood engraving by Barry Moser is one of 25 from his "Gold Rush" series. Published in 1985 in an edition of 350, it measures 4 x 7 inches and is pencil signed by the artist on the lower margin. This series portrayed gold mining activities from America, Africa and Australia. Moser, from Tennessee, became a graphic artist and printmaker studying under Leonard Baskin and Jack Coughlin.

Drawing

Trees and Pool
1893-1986, American

Watercolor, image size 17 x 11 inches, pencil signed