Elyse Ashe Lord
1900-1971, British

The Concert
1900-1971, British

This is a very fine hand colored etching by British artist Elyse Ashe Lord. The image size is 11 1/2 x 11 1/2 inches, c. 1930s, edition of 100, pencil signed and numbered, framed. Elyse Lord lived her entire life in Britain and although her work shows a strong Asian influence, she never actually traveled the continent. Her inspiration instead came from Chinese literature, artwork and her own imagination. Her unique style uses fine drypoint lines and delicate, yet vibrant colors to create images that that have a serene, almost dreamlike quality.


Three Musicians
1900-1971, British

This hand colored etching by Elyse Ashe Lord measures 15 3/4 x 16 1/2 inches and is pencil signed and numbered. Elyse Lord was a British artist, although her work shows a strong Asian influence, she never actually traveled the continent. Her inspiration instead came from Chinese literature, artwork and her own imagination. Her unique style uses fine drypoint lines and delicate, yet vibrant colors to create images that that have a serene, almost dreamlike quality.


Young Girl With Cymbals
1900-1971, British

Color etching, sight size 12 x 9 3/4 inches, 67/75, pencil signed l.r. "E. Ashe Lord", framed. (M)


The Rose Garden of Saidi
1900-1971, British

Color etching, image size 10 5/8 x 6 5/8 inches, pencil signed and numbered 63/100


The New Moon
1900-1971, British

Color etching, image size 12 1/4 x 8 5/8 inches, pencil signed and numbered 20/63


Man Under a Tree
1900-1971, British

Color etching, image size 9 7/8 x 8 inches, pencil signed and numbered 17/100


Two Sisters
1900-1971, British

Color etching, image size 12 1/4 x 16 1/8 inches, pencil signed and numbered 7/75


Petition
1900-1971, British

Color etching, image size 18 3/8 x 14 inches, pencil signed and numbered 15/75


Music in a Garden
1900-1971, British

Colored etching, image size 9 1/2 x 17 5/8 inches, pencil signed and numbered 71/75


Prayer
1900-1971, British

Colored etching, image size: 9 x 14 inches, artist's proof, ed. 99/100, pencil signed lower right, framed.

Painting

Abstract
b.1910, American

Oil on board, visible size 14 1/4 x 22 1/2 inches, signed lower right, framed

Print

Portrait Of J. L. Meissonier
1846-1897, French

1884, 11x9 1/2, plate 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.