Eugene Higgins
1874-1958, American

Midnight Duty
1874-1958, American

A very fine original etching by Eugene Higgins, this image measures 6 x 4 1/4 inches, and was created in 1914. This richly inked impression is pencil signed "Eugene Higgins imp," indicating that the artist printed this proof himself. This image was also published in the "1914 Yearbook of American Etching," and in included in the collections of the Brooklyn Museum, the Museum of Fine Arts, Boston, and the Harvard Art Museums/Fogg Museum. A beautiful original etching, framed and ready to be displayed.

Painting

Portrait of a Young Woman
1862-1946, Italian/American

This is a sweetly intimate portrait of a young woman, oil on board, 6 5/8 x 4 5/8 inches, c. 1920, signed lower right, framed. John Califano grew up in Italy and began showing his work as a young man, winning a gold medal in Naples, Italy. In 1881 he emigrated to the United States where he lived for several years in Chicago before settling in California. He was known for his California landscapes as well as portraits and genre scenes and showed his work at the National Academy of Design, New York, and the Art Institute of Chicago.

Print

Magdalene College, Oxford

Etching, image size 8 x 5 inches, indistinct pencil signature, l.r.

Drawing

Giant Pine
1872- c.1950, American

This fine pencil drawing of a giant pine tree with its wooded surroundings, by local Marlboro, NH artist, Dexter Dawes measures 15 x 11 inches and is sketched on a medium weight, gray paper. Dawes summered in southern NH, with its' majestic views of Mt. Monadnock where many of his inspirations for his drawings, paintings and lithographs came from.