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Charles Volkmar

The Duck Parade

This etching by Charles Volkmar measures 5 3/4 x 11 1/2 inches. It is plate signed on the lower left margin. Volkmar was born into an artistic family of etchers, engravers and painters in Baltimore, MD. Studying at the Maryland Institute, he became an accomplished etcher. He was also a master of watercolor, landscape painting, and pottery. Volkmar created many wonderful etched water scenes of ducks, geese and cows, exhibiting his landscapes and animal pictures at the National Academy of Design, the Pennsylvania Academy of Fine Arts Annual, and the Boston Art Club.


Ducks

Etching, image size 12 5/8 x 16 1/2 inches, c. 1880, plate signed l.l. "Chas. Volkmar".


Family Of Ducks

etching, plate signed, 5 1/2x8 1/4


The Duck's Paradise

Etching, 6 3/4 x 11 1/4 inches, plate signed

Painting

Gathering Pond Lilies
1842-1937, American

This is a beautiful original oil painting by American Impressionist Albert Babb Insley. It measures 16 x 24 inches, painted c. 1880, signed on the lower right. This painting comes in the original gilt frame with the title and the artists' NYC studio address inscribed on the stretcher. Insley was a successful artist from an early age, earning his first commissioned painting at the age of 14. He went on to study with Jasper Cropsey and George Inness, and was heavily influenced by the French Barbizon school as well as the Impressionists.

Print

Men In Top Hats
20th C.

Wood engraving, plate signed

Drawing

Children in Sandbox, 1973
1893-1986, American

Drawing, 1973, image size 8 1/2 x 11 1/2 inches, pencil signed