John McRae
19th C.

The Prayer at Valley Forge
$395.00
19th C.

Engraving after a painting by H. Brueckner. Image size 15 1/4 x 21 1/2, Published by John McRae, New York, 1866.


The Marriage of Pocahontas
$325.00
19th C.

Engraving,1855, proof, image size 24 1/4 x 35 1/4 inches, after the painting by Henry Bruckner

Painting

Cutty Sark
1879-1967, American

This highly detailed painting of the clipper ship "Cutty Sark" is by noted American marine artist Frank Vining Smith (1879-1967). An oil on canvas created around 1930, it measures 30 x 40 inches and is signed by the artist in the lower right corner. This ship was one of the last tea clippers to be built and one of the fastest, holding the record time from Australia to Britain for a period of ten years. The name refers to the witch "Nannie Dee" in Robert Burns 1791 poem "Tam o'Shanter" and she is represented as the ships figurehead in a white "cutty sark" or short nightgown.

Print

Gladiators
1835-1915, American

Etching, image size: 10 1/4x6 3/4 inches, plate signed

Drawing

View of Monadnock from Roxbury
1872- c.1950, American

This pencil drawing of a distant view of Mt. Monadnock measures 4 x 13 3/8 inches. Done with a very fine hand, it suggests a bright, sunny summer day. The image is on a bi-fold sheet of medium weight paper with location info written in the artist's hand.