Samuel L. Margolies
1897-1974, American

Winter Symphony
1897-1974, American

A beautiful atmospheric etching by Samuel Margolies measuring 8 1/8 x 9 3/4 inches, pencil signed, AAA label included, c. 1935. Margolies trained at the National Academy of Design and the Beaux Arts Institute. From 1935 until 1939 Margolies participated in the Works Progress Administration program as a printmaker. His work is in the Society of American Etchers and the Library of Congress in Washington D.C.


Sunrise Shadows
1897-1974, American

This pencil signed etching by Samuel L. Margolies measures 9 5/8 x 11 7/8 inches. AAA label included.


Gathering Storm
1897-1974, American

This atmospheric landscape by Samuel Margolies measures 8 5/8 x 11 5/8 inches and is pencil signed. AAA label included with artist provenance.

Painting

Children's Battle
1819-1886, French

A lovely oil on canvas depicting children playing war games. The image is unsigned but we are attributing this painting to the French artist, Pierre Edouard Frere. Sight size measures 10 x 7 7/8 inches and is housed in a period gilt frame measuring 13 1/2 x 11 3/4 inches. Frere was known for his images of children, usually of the lower classes, experiencing the joys and struggles of their very young lives.

Print

The Poacher's Fate
1849-1914, British

Etching, printed Nov 1, 1880 Knoedler; British and Foerign Artists Association, blind stamp FT Printsellers Association

Drawing

Old Bridge at Dumfries, Scotland
1844-1920, American

Drawing, image size 9 1/4 x 15 3/4 inches, unsigned