Thomas Riley
19th c., British

First Born
19th c., British

Etching, image size 10 1/4 x 7 inches, 1882, plate signed


Roxana
19th c., British

Etching, image size 9 1/2 x 7 1/4, plate signed

Painting

Portrait of a Young Woman
1862-1946, Italian/American

This is a sweetly intimate portrait of a young woman, oil on board, 6 5/8 x 4 5/8 inches, c. 1920, signed lower right, framed. John Califano grew up in Italy and began showing his work as a young man, winning a gold medal in Naples, Italy. In 1881 he emigrated to the United States where he lived for several years in Chicago before settling in California. He was known for his California landscapes as well as portraits and genre scenes and showed his work at the National Academy of Design, New York, and the Art Institute of Chicago.

Print

Sea Birds
18th c., English

Color etching, image size 13 1/2 x 11 1/8 inches, inscribed in plate "L2" l.l.

Drawing

Study of a Shaded Pond
20th century, American

Watercolor, image size 9 x 11 5/8 inches