Charles Jacques
1813-1894, French

The Hunter
1813-1894, French

Etching, image size: 2 7/8 x 5 1/4 inches, 1846, plate signed


Peasant Woman Driving Pigs into Stable
1813-1894, French

Etching, image size 4 7/16 x 5 11/16 inches, plate dated 1858, plate signed Ch Jacques


Paysans se desalterant
1813-1894, French

Engraving, plate inscibed under image, '53' dated 1849 after the 17th century image by A. V. Osted, image size 5 3/4 x 4 5/8 inches; Jacques had won medals of merit in the Salon for his etchings the previous year.


Les Repos, Paysage
1813-1894, French

G.89, etching, 1849, 3 7/8x7, plate signed


Le Repos
1813-1894, French

etching, 1864, published by Sarazin, 7 1/4x5 7/8, plate signed


Un coin de Coeur
1813-1894, French

etching, 1864, engraving by F. Lienard, published by Sarazin, 4 3/4x6 3/4, plate signed

Painting

Cambrians
1916-2004, British

Watercolor, sight size 5 1/8 x 9 1/8 inches, 1972, signed by the artist l.r., identified on labels from Ruskin Gallery, Stratford-on-Avon, England, affixed to their backings. Cambrians is a largely unspoiled area of Mid Wales. Lauder painted in the minimalist style of watercolor stating that "the scale of the work is appropriate to the medium of water color, for within this compass extreme subtleties can be made. What was anticipated in a painting was the "unseen", the "unexpected"."

Print

Cottonwood Tree
b. 1911, American

Chiaroscuro woodblock, image size 7 x 5 inches, 1937, plate signed and pencil signed and dated. As is typical with this artist, he hand signed and dated his images on the paper window mat, rather than the sheet itself.

Drawing

Old Maple
1872- c.1950, American

A very nice pencil drawing of an old maple tree by the Marlboro artist, Dexter Dawes. It measures 10 1/4 x 7 7/8 inches on a sheet of medium weight drawing paper. "Ask ?" is written on the l.l. Dawes was born in Englewood, NJ and went on to study at New York City's Art Student League. He summered in Marlboro, NH surrounded by beautiful gardens with views of Mount Monadnock which became the inspiration for many of his lithographs and paintings. He belonged to a number of associations including the National Arts Club.