Still Life with Red Flowers
1884-1950, American

This is a vibrant original still life, oil on canvas, 21 1/2 x 17 1/4 inches, c. 1920s-1930s, signed, framed. This painting appears to have been resized; there is a signature but it is on the edge of the canvas that has been folded over the stretcher and can only be seen from the back of the painting. Von Schlegell was a New York artist known for his vibrant still lives and landscapes.


Worker's Head
1879-1963, Latvian/American

This is a beautiful, intimate portrait of a Depression-era worker by Albert Abramovitz. Linocut, image size 7 x 4 1/2 inches, c. 1930s, pencil signed and titled. Abramovitz was known for his dramatic images with sharp social commentary, many portraying the hardships of daily life for working class people in both America and Russia. Born in Latvia, Abramovitz studied at the Imperial Art School in Odessa and the Grande Chaumiere in Paris. While in Paris he was a member and juror of the Paris Salon, and won the Grand Prize at the Universal Exposition in Rome and Turin, Italy.


Across the River
1872- c.1950, American

A very fine pencil drawing by Dexter Dawes measures 7 1/2 x 11 inches.