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

The Road Home
1829-1913, Canadian/American

Oil on panel, 9 x 11 inches, 1874, signed and dated lower right, in a period gilt frame. This is a wonderful tonalist view of a horse drawn hay wagon bound for home in the bleak cold of winter. This painting is by well known Canadian painter Francois B. De Blois. His formal art education includes studies in Europe (c.1870) under Charles-François Daubigny (see AskART) probably in Paris or Auvers sur Oise a suburb to the north of Paris; and under Vincenzo Marinelli (see AskART) in Naples, Italy.

Print

Homestake Foundry
1940-, American

This 1985 image by Barry Moser titled "Homestake Foundry" measures 4 x 7 inches, in an edition of 350 and is pencil signed by the artist on the lower margin. This is a series of 25 images portraying gold mining activities from America, Africa and Australia. Moser, from Tennessee, became a graphic artist and printmaker, studying under Leonard Baskin and Jack Coughlin. In 1990 he became the "head of studio art" at the Rhode Island School of Design. His prints have been exhibited at the Berkshire Museum, the Los Angeles National Print Show and the Library of Congress National Print Exhibit.

Drawing

Christmas Card 1953
1872- c.1950, American

Ink drawing, 1953, image size 10 5/8 x 7 5/8 inches.