Charles John Watson
1846-1927

Chelsea
1846-1927

Etching, 7x11, platesigned, 1879

Painting

Herding the Cows
1854-1934, American

This is a very fine painting of a farmer herding his cows along a country road by Providence artist George Arthur Hays. Oil on canvas, 12 x 9 inches, 1908, signed in the lower left corner, signed and dated on the back of the canvas, in an ornate period gilt frame. George Arthur Hays was born in Greenville, NH, but lived for most of his adult life in Providence, Rhode Island. Although Hays had very little formal training, he was a successful artist known for his Barbizon inspired landscapes, many with cows or sheep.

Print

The Twins- Sarah and Anne Haden
1818-1910, British

Etching, image size 9 1/2 x 6 inches, 1885, trial proof, first state, cat: Schneiderman-215, pencil signed and inscribed "trial." Repaired tear in the lower portion of the image.

Drawing

European Castle
1844-1920, American

Drawing, image size 10 1/4 x 17 inches