Charles Shannon
1863-1937, British

Late Summer
1863-1937, British

Lithograph, image size 14 1/2 x 14 3/4 inches, sheet size 24 7/8 x 18 1/2 inches, 1917, edition of about 50, Delaney 85, on Ingres laid paper, pencil signed and annotated "No 85"


Autumn
1863-1937, British

Lithograph, image size 18 5/8 x 12 3/4 inches, 1917, edition of about 50, Delaney 84, pencil signed and annotated "No 84," initialed and dated in the plate

Painting

Hudson River Docks With New York in the Distance
1926-2007, American

Paul Daniel Ortlip was a well known landscape and portrait artist from Fort Lee, NJ. Born into an artistic family, he studied in NY and Paris. After serving in the military he became the participating artist for NASA, the official US Navy Artist and was first commissioned by the White House to paint portraits of the astronauts. Later, he also did a portrait of John F. Kennedy. His works are housed in the Smithsonian Institution's National Air and Space Museum and the George H.W. Bush Presidential Library.

Print

Les Cinq Saints
1785 - 1849, French

Engraving, provenance Fogg Museum, Gray:3312; after a picture by a pupil of Raphael from Marc-Antoino's engraving with slight changes; circa 1819.Engraved for the Musee Francais

Drawing

The Blacksmith Shop
1875-1939, American

This charcoal drawing by John(Jack)Fenton measures 10 x 14 inches and is pencil signed on the lower right corner. In this image, Fenton depicts local characters gathering at the blacksmith shop to catch up on daily events. Fenton was a native of New York and studied at Columbia University and the New York School of Art. He became a painter, illustrator and teacher with his works exhibited at the Art Institute of Chicago.