Joseph Sabin
19th C. American

A Long Island Lead
19th C. American

Etching, image size 4 x 5 1/2 inches, plate signed l.l.


Landscape with Sheep
1809-1889, Belgian

This is a beautiful painting of a ewe and her lambs in a summer meadow, with mallard ducks swimming nearby. It is painted with oils on panel and measures 5 1/2 x 7 5/8 inches, 1860, signed and dated lower right, in a period gilt frame. There is an inscription in French on the back of the board, written in the artist's hand, but we have been unable to decipher it. Van Severdonck was a Belgian artist known for his small scale landscapes and images of farm animals, especially sheep.


Pierre de Carcavy, Librarian to the King
1640 - 1707, French

Engraving after Testelin, 1675, image size 13 3/8 x 9 13/16 in, sheet 13 3/4 x 10 1/8 in, Randall 1726, Fogg Museum provenance


White Pine
1872- c.1950, American

This drawing by Dexter Dawes measures 21 1/4 x 14 1/2 inches and is dated "July 7, 1929" on the lower margin. 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 drawings. He belonged to a number of associations including the National Arts Club