August-Louis Lepere
1849-1918, French

La Maison du Roi de Pologne
1849-1918, French

A fine original etching by an important French artist, this image measures 6 1/4 x 8 1/2 inches, published in 1912 in a small edition of 35, pencil signed and numbered. Auguste-Louis Lepere was one of the leading French printmakers of the late 19th and early 20th centuries. He began studying printmaking at the age of 13 with Joseph Burn Smeeton in Paris and quickly made a name for himself with his innovative style and technically brilliant etchings and wood engravings.


Au Coin du Pont-aux-Doubles
1849-1918, French

This is a very rare nocturnal scene by French artist Auguste- Louis Lepere. Etching, image size is 4 1/4 x 3 7/8 inches, 1893, cat: LB-71, pencil signed and numbered "16". Auguste-Louis Lepere was one of the leading French printmakers of the late 19th and early 20th centuries. He began studying printmaking at the age of 13 with Joseph Burn Smeeton in Paris and quickly made a name for himself with his innovative style and technically brilliant etchings and wood engravings.


Les Funerales de M. Gambetta
1849-1918, French

Wood engraving, image size 8 1/8 x 12 1/8 inches, c. 1890, plate signed.


Ete de La Saint-Martin, La Noce Qui Passe
1849-1918, French

Etching, image size 9 5/8 x 14 3/4 inches, 1908, ed 50, cat: Saunier- 359, pencil signed and editioned, 17/50.


Le Pommier Renversé (The Fallen Apple Tree)
1849-1918, French

Etching, image size 5 1/2 x 7 1/2 inches, 1913, cat. Texier-Bernier 405, pencil signed and numbered 9/50, framed


Le Seine a L'Embouchure du Canal St. Martin
1849-1918, French

Etching, image size 5 5/8 x 10 inches, 1904, cat. Saunier 332, initialed in plate upper left


Les Deux Bourrines
1849-1918, French

Etching, image size: 6 x 8 1/4 inches, cat. Saunier-376, numbered 10/35, c. 1910, pencil signed lower right


L'Etang St. Nicolas (Angers)
1849-1918, French

Etching, image size 6 x 9 inches, c. 1900, ed. of 35, cat. Saunier 398, signed and inscribed "6/35" in pencil, signed and inscribed "Angers" in the plate.


Le Village de la Meule (Ile d'Yeu)
1849-1918, French

Etching, image size 8 x 10 5/8 inches, published state, 25/35, cat. Saunier-337, pencil signed


Riviere de la Vie
1849-1918, French

Etching, 7 1/2 x 9 1/2 inches, 1908, pencil signed


Belle Matinee d'Automne
1849-1918, French

Etching, 7 1/2 x 11 1/2, 1910, 5/35, cat. Saunier-385, pencil signed


Street Scene
1849-1918, French

23/35, pencil signed, 8 x 10 5/8

Painting

Atmospheric River Study
1900-?, Chilean

This ethereal watercolor by Mariano Ortuzar measures 12 x 16 inches and is signed and dated on the l.r. Ortuzar, a Chilean born artist, spent years in religious institutions in the study of theology which greatly influenced his painting technique, perspectives and color. A great sense of the mystical and spiritual comes through in his work. Known for his beautiful landscapes of his native Chile, his paintings also include images of Europe, Asia and America. This original watercolor comes framed with the artists bio on the back. (M)

Print

Portrait of Jean Dalou
1837-1911, French

Etching, image size: 8 3/4 x 5 7/8 inches, plate signed lower left

Drawing

Harlem Revival
1905-1963, American

Pencil and graphite on drawing board, image size 13 1/4 x 15 1/2 inches, c. 1940, pencil signed. Tanzer was active in New York during the depression, and was a member of the WPA.