Toyohara Kunichika
1834-1900, Japanese

Serpent Slayer
1834-1900, Japanese

Color woodblock print by Chikanobu Toyohara on rice paper. Print measures 13 x 9 inches.


Serpent Slayer
1834-1900, Japanese

Color woodblock print by Chikanobu Toyohara on rice paper. Print measures 13 x 9 inches.


Five roles of a great Kabuki actor
1834-1900, Japanese

Color woodblock, triptych, five characters played by a great kabuki actor, image size 13 3/4 x 27 3/4 inches


Portrait of Kabuki Actor
1834-1900, Japanese

Color Woodblock print by Chikanobu Toyohara, framed


The Helmet
1834-1900, Japanese

Color woodblock, circa 1850s, image size 14 x 9 1/4 inches, framed


Writing on the Wall
1834-1900, Japanese

Color woodblock, image size 14 1/4 x 9 13/16 inches, circa 1880


Kabuki
1834-1900, Japanese

Color woodblock, image size 14 1/4 x 9 13/16 inches.

Painting

At Bellerive, Lake Geneva
1826-1910, Swiss

This is a very fine painting of a man and his dog fishing in Lake Geneva, Switzerland. Oil on canvas, 18 x 26 inches, c. 1880, signed in the lower left corner, in an ornate period gilt frame, most likely the original. Another very similar painting by Vuagnat of the same location is in the collection of the Victoria Museum, Melbourne, Australia.

Print

Amiens Cathedral
1849-1911, French

etching, 7x10, plate signed

Drawing

Edge of the Field
1872- c.1950, American

This landscape drawing by Dexter Dawes measures 18 1/2 x 24 1/2 inches and is signed in the lower right corner. Dawes was born in Englewood, NJ and went on to study at New York City's Art Student League. He summered in Marlboro, NH surrounded by beautiful gardens with views of Mount Monadnock which became the inspiration for many of his lithographs and drawings. He belonged to a number of associations including the National Arts Club.