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

Barbizon Landscape with a Country Road
1841-1916, American

Oil on canvas, 18 x 23 1/2 inches, in a very fine period gilt and gesso frame. There is a partial obscure signature and date in the painting lower right, the early label on the back is from the gallery of Charles G. Calder who was a well known Providence, R.I. painting dealer, also on the back is a partial label from Whitaker studios. This is a fine Barbizon style landscape painting by American artist George William Whitaker. Whitaker was a teacher and important painter in Providence R.I. and was known as an American tonalist, influenced by George Inness and Alexander Wyant.

Print

Les Convoyeurs
1872-1941, French

Etching, image size 4 5/8 x 7 3/4 inches, pencil signed and numbered 68/75. Inscribed at the bottom of the sheet "En gare du Batignolles."

Drawing

Christmas Card 1940
1872- c.1950, American

Pencil drawing, 1940, image size 9 1/8 x 5 3/4 inches.