Anton Schutz
1894-1977, German-American

Mount Vernon Place - Baltimore
1894-1977, German-American

This etching by Anton Schutz measures 9 7/8 x 13 3/4 inches. It is pencil signed and numbered. Schutz was born in Germany and emigrated to the US in 1924 before Hitler came into power. A well-known artist in Germany, especially Munich, he started over again and enrolled in the Art Student's League in NY, working with Joseph Pennel. He became known for his portrayal of large cities along the eastern seaboard, capturing the enormity of the buildings along with the spirit of the American people.


The Spirit of Baltimore - Baltimore and Light Streets
1894-1977, German-American

This fine cityscape by Anton Schutz, created in 1930, measures 14 x 9 3/4 inches. It is an artist proof, second state and pencil signed. Schutz worked with Joseph Pennell at the Art Student's League and was known for his east coast cityscapes.


The Post Office - Baltimore
1894-1977, German-American

"The Post Office" measures 9 3/4 x 13 3/4 inches and is pencil signed and numbered. Schutz was founder of the NY Graphic Society. Born in Germany and living there for many years, including some spent in the German Army in WW1, Schutz emigrated to the US in 1924 and attended the Art Student's League of NY, working with Joseph Pennell.


Equitable Trust Co. Building
1894-1977, German-American

Etching, image size: 11 3/4 x 8 7/8 inches, c. 1926, first state, Cat. Harbor Gallery Exhibition 1985 - 15. pencil signed lower right.


Belle Isle, Detroit
1894-1977, German-American

Etching, image size: 9 x 11 3/4 inches, pencil signed lower right


Heart of Detroit
1894-1977, German-American

Etching, image size: 9 x 11 5/8 inches, pencil signed lower right


Trinty Church
1894-1977, German-American

Etching, image size: 6X9",pencil signed`

Painting

Pastoral Landscape

Gouache painting, image size: 7 x 8 inches, signed lower left,

Print

The Temple of Jupiter, Evening
1857-1926, American

A truly remarkable original lithograph by Joseph Pennell, this image measures 21 1/8 x 16 5/8 inches, published in 1913 in a very small edition of 50, pencil signed, from Pennell's series of lithographs created in his travels through Italy and Greece. Printed on a cream colored laid type paper with the watermark "Ingres PMF Italia". In his book "In the Land of Temples", Pennell writes of this image, "Night was falling as I was coming back from drawing by the river Ilissos.

Drawing

Study
1899-1987, American

Pen and ink drawing, image size 7 3/4 x 10 inches, c. 1930, signed and initialed l.r.