H.N. Hyneman
19th C.

Desdemona
19th C.

Etching, image size: 6 1/4 x 10 1/4 inches, plate signed lower right

Painting

The Road Home
1829-1913, Canadian/American

Oil on panel, 9 x 11 inches, 1874, signed and dated lower right, in a period gilt frame. This is a wonderful tonalist view of a horse drawn hay wagon bound for home in the bleak cold of winter. This painting is by well known Canadian painter Francois B. De Blois. His formal art education includes studies in Europe (c.1870) under Charles-François Daubigny (see AskART) probably in Paris or Auvers sur Oise a suburb to the north of Paris; and under Vincenzo Marinelli (see AskART) in Naples, Italy.

Print

Sausage Tomorrow
1907-1968, American

This is a very rare original etching by Southern Regionalist artist James Fowler Cooper. The image size is 8 1/8 x 8 3/4 inches, c. 1940, pencil signed and titled. Born in Williamsburg County, South Carolina, Cooper graduated from the University of South Carolina, then went to New York to study at the Art Students League under George Bridgeman and Boardman Robinson. In 1930 he returned to his family farm, where he began creating his distinctive etchings of everyday life in the rural south.

Drawing

Christmas Card     1944
1872- c.1950, American

Designed by the artist for the family's 1944 Christmas card, done on lightweight paper. It measures 7 1/4 x 8 3/8 inches. Dawes spent many years in the Marlboro, NH area drawing and painting the incredible natural beauty that surrounded him.