Don Swann
20th C.

The New York Stock Exchange
$275.00
20th C.

Print 91 in an edition of 300. Pencil signed and titled. Plate measure 9 1/4 x 5 3/8 in a 17 x 13 black frame. Don Swann was an American artist from Baltimore who studied in Munich, Germany and Italy. His work has been shown in many cities in the United States and forms part of the permanent collections of the Metropolitan Museum, the U.S. Naval Museum, the Congressional Library, and others.


Geese Flying
$275.00
20th C.

Etching in color,image size 7 1/2X10",pencil signed


Maryland Free State
$325.00
20th C.

Etching,6 3/4X7 1/2",pencil signed


State House, Annapolis
$275.00
20th C.

Etching, ca.1940, editioned 26/250, 13 3/4 X 10 1/2", pencil signed


Trinity Church,N.Y.
$275.00
20th C.

Etching,New York City,edition 143/300,8 1/4X6",pencil signed


The Mississippi
$275.00
20th C.

etching, 22/200,6 1/4x82 pencil signed

Painting

Cattle Crossing
1848-1923, American

William Preston Phelps was a plein air painter. In 1876, he travelled to Europe and began studying at the Royal Academy of Art in Munich. He later moved to New York and then back to Europe with his friend William Meritt Chase.

Framed oil on canvas, 25 x 48 inches. Provenance originally sold by Doll & Richards, label on back. Painting is in original custom frame. Signed in the lower right with the word "munchen," meaning it was painted in Munich. Circa 1879.

Print

Black Ducks No. 2
1862-1951, American

A rare working proof by American sporting artist Frank Benson, this etching measures 9 7/8 x 7 7/8 inches, published in 1922, cat: Ordeman-165, proof C-2, pencil signed below the image, titled "Black Ducks No 2" and inscribed "C-2" in the lower margin. Frank Benson was a very successful painter and a member of "The Ten" along with Childe Hassam and J. Alden Weir, before he began the sporting paintings and etchings for which he is most widely known. He was a founding member of the Boston Guild of Artists and a long time teacher at the Museum School in Boston.

Drawing

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.