Joseph Margulies
1896-1984, American

The Evening Meal
1896-1984, American

Etching and aquatint in colors, image size 11 3/4 x 8 3/4 inches, c. 1940, pencil signed.


Breton Alleyway
1896-1984, American

This etching by Joseph Margulies measures 8 3/4 x 6 7/8 inches. It is printed on a medium wove paper, pencil signed by the artist on the lower right margin and has an AAA galleries card. Margulies was a student of Joseph Pennell and went on to study at the National Academy of Design and the Arts Student League of New York. He studied abroad in Paris and Vienna. His etchings are in many collections including the Metropolitan Museum, the Brooklyn Museum and the Smithsonian.


Spiritual Leader
1896-1984, American

Etching, image size 8 3/4 x 6 7/8 inches, pencil signed l.r. "Joseph Margulies", edition #28 and titled "Spiritual ?" l.l.


Homeless Philosopher
1896-1984, American

Etching, image size 9 1/4 x 8 5/8 inches, published by the Associated American Artists with the original label, pencil signed.


Booklyn Bridge / Four Bridges of New York City
1896-1984, American

Aquatint etching, image size: 8 x 12 inches, edition 199/250, pencil signed


Portrait of an Old Man
1896-1984, American

Etching, image size 9 3/4 x 7 1/2 inches, pencil signed


Portrait of a Man
1896-1984, American

Etching, image size 9 1/4 x 7 inches, pencil signed

Painting

Narragansett Bay
1835-1910, American

A lovely 1884 marine scene, by the American Luminist landscape painter, Edmund Darch Lewis. Sight size is 14 1/4 x 27 1/4 inches and is signed and dated on the lower right, watercolor with gouache, framed. A recognizable talent at an early age, Lewis studied under the German born, Hudson River School artist, Paul Weber. The Philadelphia Public Ledger described Lewis as "a tremendous talent, great freedom from tradition." His art was in high demand from the beginning and he developed a national following.

Print

Lavinia
1922-2000, American

A very fine pencil signed artist's proof etching by Leonard Baskin, one of a series of twelve etchings he created for Shakespeare's "Titus Andronicus", published by the Gehenna Press. The image size is 12 5/8 x 11 3/4 inches, 1970, cat: Fern & O'Sullivan-590, pencil signed and notated "A. P".

Drawing

Edge of the Field
1872- c.1950, American

This landscape drawing by Dexter Dawes measures 18 1/2 x 24 1/2 inches and is signed in the lower right corner. Dawes was born in Englewood, NJ and went on to study at New York City's Art Student League. He summered in Marlboro, NH surrounded by beautiful gardens with views of Mount Monadnock which became the inspiration for many of his lithographs and drawings. He belonged to a number of associations including the National Arts Club.