Paul Jacoulet
1902-1960, French

Tempete du Coeur- Seoul, Coree
1902-1960, French

A fine woodblock in colors with mica accents by Paul Jacoulet, this image measures 11 3/4 x 15 1/2 inches, published in 1948 in an edition of 250, although fewer than 240 impressions were printed. This print is pencil signed with the "Ivy" seal, cat: Miles-96, carved by Maeda, printed by Fujii and Ogawa. Miles describes this image as having a "rich and delicate surface" with "one of the finest of Jacoulet's mica backgrounds." The flowers on the young woman's blouse are also printed with a delicate silver metallic ink.

Painting

"Rhinefalls, Zurich"
1866-1937, Italian

Gouache, attributed to Giovanni Giani, circa 1890, image size 12 5/8 x 19 inches in period frame.

Print

Self Portrait
1942- , American

Wood engraving, image size 7 7/8 x 6 inches, 1984, pencil signed

Drawing

The Blacksmith Shop
1875-1939, American

This charcoal drawing by John(Jack)Fenton measures 10 x 14 inches and is pencil signed on the lower right corner. In this image, Fenton depicts local characters gathering at the blacksmith shop to catch up on daily events. Fenton was a native of New York and studied at Columbia University and the New York School of Art. He became a painter, illustrator and teacher with his works exhibited at the Art Institute of Chicago.