Kazuhisa Honda
1948-, Japanese

Hondaberry
1948-, Japanese

Mezzotint, 1990, ed.5/50, image size 11 1/2 x 6 5/8 inches, pencil signed


Peas and Basket
1948-, Japanese

Color Mezzotint, 1982, numbered 23/75, image size: 6 7/8 x 17 1/2 inches, pencil signed and titled


Maple Tree
1948-, Japanese

Color Mezzotint,1985,edition of 250,print club of Cleveland publication,8X6",pencil signed

Painting

Herding the Cows
1854-1934, American

This is a very fine painting of a farmer herding his cows along a country road by Providence artist George Arthur Hays. Oil on canvas, 12 x 9 inches, 1908, signed in the lower left corner, signed and dated on the back of the canvas, in an ornate period gilt frame. George Arthur Hays was born in Greenville, NH, but lived for most of his adult life in Providence, Rhode Island. Although Hays had very little formal training, he was a successful artist known for his Barbizon inspired landscapes, many with cows or sheep.

Print

Junk Shop
1905-1963, American

Julius Tanzer's lithograph "Junk Shop" measures 14 x 10 1/2 inches and is pencil signed and titled on the lower margin. Tanzer was an artist for the Works Project Administration in New York. His remarkable lithographs depict the grit and beauty of everyday life in Depression era New York City. Many of his prints are included in the collections of the Metropolitan Museum of Art and the Smithsonian American Art Museum.

Drawing

The Old Orchard
1872- c.1950, American

A beautiful scene of a summertime apple orchard done in pencil by Dexter Dawes, a Marlboro, NH artist. 7 3/4 x 11 inches.