Ernest Reed
20th Century, American

A Message from the Sea
20th Century, American

Etching, image size 10 3/4 x 6 7/8 inches, pencil signed.


Laying Down The Law
20th Century, American

etching, Image size:10 3/4X14 1/4",pencil signed

Painting

Old House, East Windsor Hill, Connecticut
1855-1943, American

Watercolor on paper, 3 3/8 x 4 5/8 inches, signed in ink lower left. Housed in a period frame, possibly original to the painting, but recently rematted with archival materials. An old label on the back gives the title and location and is also signed by the artist.

Print

Portrait of a Woman
1868-1931, German

Etching with drypoint, image size 11 x 9 1/4 inches, pencil signed, printed on watermarked Van Gelder laid paper.

Drawing

The Gathering Crowd
1881-1939, American

This is an original ink drawing on paper, image size 6 7/8 x 11 inches, 1933, signed and dated in the lower right corner. Hopper Emory was born in Baltimore, Maryland and had a successful career in banking before he turned exclusively to his artwork. He traveled to England where he studied at the Heatherly School of Art in London, then returned to Maryland where he became known for his delicately rendered architectural and maritime etchings.