Sir Francis Seymour Haden
1818-1910, British

A Brig at Anchor
1818-1910, British

A fine original etching by British artist Sir Francis Seymour Haden, image size 5 3/8 x 8 1/4 inches, 1870, state V/V, published in 'The Portfolio, VII' (1876), cat: Schneiderman-134, signed and dated in the plate. Although this image is the published state, the rich tones and delicate drypoint lines indicate this to be an early impression, before these details were worn away during publication. A beautiful impression on a thin Japan paper.


The Towing Path
1818-1910, British

This is a rare early state etching by Sir Francis Seymour Haden, image size 5 3/8 x 8 3/8 inches, 1864, state VI/XIII, cat: Schneiderman-72, pencil signed. Sir Francis Seymour Haden was one of the most important British etchers of the 19th century, along with his brother in law James Whistler. In addition to being a highly regarded artist he was a successful surgeon, accomplished author and dedicated angler. He was a founder and the first president of the Royal Society of Painter-Etchers and Engravers, and was knighted in 1894.


Windmill Hill, No. II
1818-1910, British

A very fine original etching, this image measures 6 x 8 3/4 inches, 1877, cat: Schneiderman-153, pencil signed. Sir Francis Seymour Haden was one of the most important British etchers of the 19th century, along with his brother in law James Whistler. In addition to being a highly regarded artist he was a successful surgeon, accomplished author and dedicated angler. He was a founder and the first president of the Royal Society of Painter-Etchers and Engravers, and was knighted in 1894.


Shere Mill Pond, No. II
1818-1910, British

A beautiful etching by Sir Francis Seymour Hayden measuring 7 x 13 inches, pencil signed on l.r., Schneiderman cat: 37, state VIII/IX, 1860, printed on japan paper, label from Harlow and McDonald included. Sir Francis Seymour Haden was one of the most important British etchers of the 19th century, along with his brother in law, James Whistler. In addition to being a highly regarded artist, he was a successful surgeon, accomplished author and dedicated angler. He was a founder and the first president of the Royal Society of Painter-Etchers and Engravers, and was knighted in 1894.


Ye Compleat Angler
1818-1910, British

This is a very rare pencil signed etching by Sir Francis Seymour Haden; it is an early proof, from before the edition published in Hamerton's 1880 'Etching and Etchers'. The image size is 5 1/2 x 7 7/8 inches, 1877, cat: Schneiderman-161, plate signed and dated, pencil signed, a very rich impression on a laid type paper, framed. Sir Francis Seymour Haden was one of the most important British etchers of the 19th century, along with his brother in law James Whistler. In addition to being a highly regarded artist he was a successful surgeon, accomplished author and dedicated angler.


Cowdray Castle with Cows
1818-1910, British

A fine etching in sepia ink by Sir Francis Seymour Haden, one of the most important British etchers of the 19th century. This image measures 6 x 8 7/8 inches, 1892, state III/III, cat: Schneiderman-207, pencil signed. A richly inked impression with very nice plate tone.


Out of Study Window
1818-1910, British

Etching, image size 4 1/8 x 10 1/8 inches, plate signed l.r. "S. Haden" and titled l.l. "Out of Study Window H", pencil signed l.r. "Seymore Haden".


The Twins- Sarah and Anne Haden
1818-1910, British

Etching, image size 9 1/2 x 6 inches, 1885, trial proof, first state, cat: Schneiderman-215, pencil signed and inscribed "trial." Repaired tear in the lower portion of the image.


Breaking Up of the Agamemnon, #1
1818-1910, British

Etching, image size 7 5/8 x 16 1/4 inches, 1870, state IX/XI, cat: Schneiderman-133, pencil signed. According to Schneiderman, the Agamemnon was one of the last wooden hulled warships built in England, shown here moored on the Thames, ready for demolition. Haden was commissioned to by P.G. Hamerton to create an etching of the old ship for the newly founded art magazine 'The Portfolio.'This remarkable image became one Haden's most successful prints.


Sunset on the Thames
1818-1910, British

Etching with drypoint, image size 5 1/4 x 8 3/8 inches, Schneiderman 83, pencil signed, fourth state of seven. One of Haden's more atmospheric views of the Thames, as seen from near his house in Chelsea.


The Two Sheep
1818-1910, British

Etching, image size 4 1/2 x 5 7/8 inches, 1870, Harrington 144, Schneiderman 132 v/v, pencil signed


Dusty Millers
1818-1910, British

Etching and drypoint on copper, image size: 5 1/2 x 8 5/16 inches, dated 1877, State V, cat. Scheniderman-172, pencil signed lower right. One of Haden's interests apart from being a Surgeon and printmaker was fishing. He created a number of outstanding scenes based on river fishing, his most famous being "The Complete Angler" and "Grayling Fishing." This is a wonderful example of building a composition centered on this well-known fishing hole. Provenance: Baldwin-Wallace College.


Wareham Bridge
1818-1910, British

Drypoint on copper etching, image size: 6 x 8 15/16 inches, 1877, cat. Schneiderman-156, V state, signed and dated in the plate l.l., pencil signed lower right


House of the Smith
1818-1910, British

Etching, image size: 4 1/2 x 6 inches, 1864, cat. Schneiderman 58, pencil signed


Dundrum River
1818-1910, British

Etching, 46B, second state, image size 6 5 1/2 inches, unsigned


Ye Compleat Angler
1818-1910, British

Etching, 1877, image size 5 1/2 x 8 1/16 inches, cat. S161, plate signed


The Holly Field
1818-1910, British

Etching and drypoint,1st state,2X4 7/8",pencil signed


Twickenham Church
1818-1910, British

Etching with drypoint, image size 5 7/16 x 8 7/16 inches, 1865, plate signed, cat. S-98. Twickenham is in Middlesex on the North Bank of the Thames. The gallery has several impressions of this print, one of which is framed.


Twickenham Church
1818-1910, British

Etching with drypoint, 5 7/16 x 8 7/16 inches, 1865, cat. S-98, state III, pencil signed. Twickenham is in Middlesex on the North Bank of the Thames.


Breaking up of the Agamemnon II
1818-1910, British

Mezzotint, 1880, 9 3/4 x 18 3/8 inches, S198, pencil signed, framed

Painting

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.

Print

Persea quem pluvio Danae concepterat auro
1662-1757, French

Engraving after Antonius de Alegris Corrigiensis, image size: 15 5/8 x 19 3/4 inches, Fogg Museum provenance, J W Randall collection #2437

Drawing

Christmas Card     1944
1872- c.1950, American

Designed by the artist for the family's 1944 Christmas card, done on lightweight paper. It measures 7 1/4 x 8 3/8 inches. Dawes spent many years in the Marlboro, NH area drawing and painting the incredible natural beauty that surrounded him.