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

Portrait of a Young Woman
$3600.00
1857-, German

Oil on board, 11 x 9 1/2 inches, signed lower left, period frame

Print

The Black Silk Dress
1890-1978, English

A superb portrait of Brockhurst's first wife Anais, this etching measures 8 3/4 x 6 1/4 inches, published in 1927 in an edition of 111, pencil signed. Born in England and found to be artistically talented at an early age, Gerald Brockhurst was enrolled in the Royal Academy Schools. A scholarship enabled him to study in France and Italy where the work of the great masters, especially Botticelli and da Vinci, had a lasting influenced on him. He became well known for his classically styled portraits etched with a remarkable sense of detail and texture.

Drawing

Christmas Card
1872- c.1950, American

Two drawings, one in ink wash and one in pencil, image size of each 4 3/4 x 5 3/4 inches.