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Painting

Landscape with Sheep and Chickens
1849-1931, Belgian

This is a beautiful dusky farmyard scene by Belgian artist Eugene Remy Maes, painted in oil on canvas, 15 3/4 x 23 3/4 inches, c. 1890, signed "Th van Sluys"(a pseudonym of Maes') in the lower right corner. An inscription on the back reads "Je soussigné declare aroir pacint le tableau ci contre -Th van Sluys". This painting comes in a remarkable period frame that has been recently regilded. Maes was born in the small village of Puurs, Belgium and moved to Antwerp as a young man. He specialized in images of farm animals, such as this twilight pastoral scene.

Print

Joshua Fought the Battle of Jericho
1897-1977, American

Lithograph by the American painter, lithographer, and muralist, William Gropper, measuring 14 3/8 x 10 inches, pencil signed. At the young age of 13, Gropper's artistic talents were apparent. He entered the Ferrer School studying under George Bellows and Robert Henri, then went on to attend the National Academy of Design and the New York School of Fine and Applied Arts. AAA label included.

Drawing

Across the River
1872- c.1950, American

A very fine pencil drawing by Dexter Dawes measures 7 1/2 x 11 inches.