Kenneth Holmes
1902-1994, British

Behind the Capitole
1902-1994, British

A richly inked original etching of a sunny European city street, this image measures 11 1/2 x 7 1/2 inches, published in 1950 for the Chicago Society of Etchers, pencil signed and inscribed "To my friend J. R. Brownell".


Piazza
1902-1994, British

Etching, image size 7 7/8 x 9 1/4 inches, c. 1940, pencil signed. A rich impression printed on a medium weight wove type paper with ample margins.

Painting

August Sunlight
20th century, American

Pastel, image size 16 1/2 x 11 inches

Print

Woman at a Well
1868-1931, Canadian

Etching, image size 4 7/8 x 7 7/8 inches, pencil signed.

Drawing

Hudson River Docks With New York in the Distance
1926-2007, American

Paul Daniel Ortlip was a well known landscape and portrait artist from Fort Lee, NJ. Born into an artistic family, he studied in NY and Paris. After serving in the military he became the participating artist for NASA, the official US Navy Artist and was first commissioned by the White House to paint portraits of the astronauts. Later, he also did a portrait of John F. Kennedy. His works are housed in the Smithsonian Institution's National Air and Space Museum and the George H.W. Bush Presidential Library.