Edith Loring Getchell Pierce
1855-1940, American

Windy Day Near Santa Cruz
1855-1940, American

This is a rare original etching by Edith Loring Getchell Pierce after a painting by California artist William Keith. The image size is 9 x 12 3/4 inches, published in 1886, pencil signed. A very rich impression with beautiful plate tone on medium weight laid type paper. Edith Loring Getchell Pierce was one of the leading women etchers of the of the American Etching Revival. She studied etching with Stephen Parrish and Peter Moran, and was greatly influenced by the American Tonalist and Barbizon painters.


Solitude, Peck's Beach N.J.
1855-1940, American

Etching, image size 5 3/4x8 3/4, pencil signed

Painting

New Orleans Street

Watercolor and ink, image size 7 7/8 x 5 3/4 inches, 1939, signed in ink "Nibbio 39" l.r.

Print

The Helmet
1834-1900, Japanese

Color woodblock, circa 1850s, image size 14 x 9 1/4 inches, framed

Drawing

The Village Church
20th Century, American

This is a quaint rural scene of a small village church, scratchboard, sight size 2 3/8 x 3 3/8 inches, 1948, initialed and dated in the image, pencil signed on the window mat, framed.