Paolo Michetti

Painting

Saint Mark the Evangelist
pre-1800

This is an early Italian Old Master miniature portrait of Saint Mark the Evangelist. It is painted in oil on a chamfered oak panel, 4 x 3 1/8 inches, c. 1600, unsigned, housed in a 19th century frame.

Print

Takeda Katsuyori
1881-1962, Japan

Woodblock, image size 15 3/4 x 10 3/8 inches, after Sadanobu Hasegawa, from the Uchida Woodblock Printing Co., Kyoto, Japan depicting the samurai "Takeda Katsuyori" from the kabuki play "Honcho Nijushiko" which tells the story of two noble Japanese families caught in the middle of a murder scheme. Provenance on label adhered to back. Publishers seal and artist signature on u.r. and l.l.

Drawing

Christmas Card 1953
1872- c.1950, American

Ink drawing, 1953, image size 10 5/8 x 7 5/8 inches.