Jan C. Vondrous
1884-1956, Czech/American

Blacksmith Shop, Prague
1884-1956, Czech/American

Etching, image size 8 3/4 x 6 1/8 inches, 1911, pencil signed and dated.


Fishing in Prague
1884-1956, Czech/American

Drypoint etching, image size: 9 15/16 x 6 inches, dated 1911, pencil signed lower right


European Street Scene
1884-1956, Czech/American

Etching, image size: 14 13/16 x 9 1/16 inches, ed. 46/125, 1926, pencil signed, titled and dated

Painting

A View in Scotland

Watercolor, 18th century, image size 10 1/2 x 18 inches, titled in ink on reverse

Print

Hamburg Harbor
1881-1962, Austrian

This is a remarkable original etching and aquatint of Hamburg Harbor in Germany. The image size is 15 5/8 x 22 3/4 inches, published in 1914 in an edition of 100 impressions, pencil signed and numbered, framed. This image is printed using two plates, one in black ink and one in gray ink to create a chiaroscuro effect with beautiful tonal range and rich contrast. Luigi Kasimir studied at the Vienna Academy of Art, although much of his etching technique was self taught and learned through working from nature.

Drawing

Summer Meadow
1872- c.1950, American

"Summer Meadow" by Dexter Dawes measures 12 x 9 inches. Dawes summered in Marlboro, NH surrounded by beautiful gardens with views of Mount Monadnock which became the inspiration for many of his lithographs, drawings and paintings. He belonged to a number of associations including the National Arts Club.