William Patterson
20th C. American

Sleeping
20th C. American

Etching, image size 14 1/8 x 11 inches, pencil signed and titled "Patterson"l.r., "Sleeping" l.l.


Sunday Morning
20th C. American

Etching, image size 11 3/4 x 22 1/2 inches, 1981, pencil signed and annotated "artists proof." A wintry view of the chapel on the campus of UMass Amherst, where the artist was a professor from 1971-2002.


After Vermeer
20th C. American

Etching, image size 1 3/4 x 1 3/8 inches, pencil signed

Painting

Summer Light
1872- c.1950, American

This watercolor of two crab apple trees by Dexter Dawes measures 12 x 16 inches and is pencil signed and dated 1948. 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 paintings. He belonged to a number of associations including the National Arts Club.

Print

Pont Neuf, Paris, No. 1
1867-1956, British

An incredibly rich impression of this sepia toned etching by one of the leading printmakers of 20th century Britain, Sir Frank Brangwyn. The image size is 21 3/4 x 29 5/8 inches, published in 1916, pencil signed. Brangwyn was born in Belgium, but as a child moved to London with his family. He was primarily a self-taught artist, although he did receive some training from three of the most influential British artists and designers of the turn of the century, Arthur Heygate Mackmurdo, William Morris and Siegfried Bing.

Drawing

Across the River
1872- c.1950, American

A very fine pencil drawing by Dexter Dawes measures 7 1/2 x 11 inches.