Elias M. Grossman
1898-1947, Russian/American

The Palatine Hill, Roman Forum
1898-1947, Russian/American

Etching, 9 1/2 x 12 1/4 inches, Feb. 1927, pencil signed and titled, signed and dated in the plate

Arco De Pantoni, Floro Agusto
1898-1947, Russian/American

Etching, image size 9 1/4 X 12 1/2 inches, pencil signed

The Plains Of Poland
1898-1947, Russian/American

Etching, 1926,image size:9 1/2X9 3/4", pencil signed

Sculptor Sleeping In His Studio
1898-1947, Russian/American

Etching, image size: 8X9 3/4 in. pencil signed


Barbizon Landscape with a Country Road
1841-1916, American

Oil on canvas, 18 x 23 1/2 inches, in a very fine period gilt and gesso frame. There is a partial obscure signature and date in the painting lower right, the early label on the back is from the gallery of Charles G. Calder who was a well known Providence, R.I. painting dealer, also on the back is a partial label from Whitaker studios. This is a fine Barbizon style landscape painting by American artist George William Whitaker. Whitaker was a teacher and important painter in Providence R.I. and was known as an American tonalist, influenced by George Inness and Alexander Wyant.


Nude At Bedside
1871-1951, American

Etching, image size 5 1/4 x 6 3/4 inches, 1933, Morse 264, plate signed l.r., pencil signed l.r. "John Sloan" and pencil titled with an alternate title in the artists' hand l.c. John Sloan was an important early 20th century artist, a member of "The Eight" and a founding member of the Ashcan School of realist painters. He is known for his urban genre scenes that capture the life and energy of his subjects and their surroundings.


The Blacksmith Shop
1875-1939, American

This charcoal drawing by John(Jack)Fenton measures 10 x 14 inches and is pencil signed on the lower right corner. In this image, Fenton depicts local characters gathering at the blacksmith shop to catch up on daily events. Fenton was a native of New York and studied at Columbia University and the New York School of Art. He became a painter, illustrator and teacher with his works exhibited at the Art Institute of Chicago.