A brilliant seascape by the renowned artist, Sears Gallagher. Created c. 1920, sight size is 13 1/4 x 19 1/4 inches and is signed by the artist on the lower right. On the back of the sheet, written in the artist hand, is the title and the artists signature. Known for his etchings and watercolors of historic streets and landmarks in and around Boston, he also had a love of marine settings and created many scenes of coastal Maine, especially Monhegan Island.
This richly printed etching by Otto Bacher measures 6 7/8 x 10 inches. A rare print, created in 1880, pencil signed. An important American printmaker and illustrator, Bacher studied at the Royal Academy in Germany and from there he made his way to Venice where he established his own studio. It was here that he met the artists James McNeill Whistler, an important influence on his work.