Irwin D. Hoffman
1901-1989, American

Cigarette Underground
1901-1989, American

A striking original etching, this image measures 10 7/8 x 7 3/4 inches, published in an edition of 100 in 1938, pencil signed and titled, the "imp" after the artist's name indicating that he printed this impression himself. Irwin Hoffman attended the Boston Museum of Fine Arts School starting at the age of 15. After graduation, he won the Paige Traveling Scholarship which allowed him to travel and study throughout Europe for several years. When he returned from Europe, Hoffman set up a studio in New York City, and became especially known for his portraiture.


Job 16:18
1901-1989, American

Etching, image size 11 7/8 x 8 5/8 inches, 1941, pencil signed and inscribed from Job 16:18 "O Earth cover thou not my blood, and let my cry have no resting place."


Fiesta
1901-1989, American

Etching, 1939, Image Size: 5 x 8 3/4 inches, pencil signed


Pastorial, Puerto Rico
1901-1989, American

Etching, 9 x 11 3/4 inches, pencil signed and titled

Painting

Mount Monadnock
1877-1963, American

A lovely view of Mount Monadnock by the American Impressionist, Everett Longley Warner. Sight size is 11 1/2 x 15 1/4 inches and is signed on the l.r., c. 1940. Warner was a successful painter and printmaker. While studying at the Arts Student League with George Bridgmen his work was included in many art competitions including at the Art Institute of Chicago, the Pennsylvania Academy of the Fine Arts and the National Academy of Design. He was a founding member of the Old Lyme Art Colony in Connecticut along with Childe Hassam and Abbott Thayer. Framed, with artist provenance on the backing.

Print

Portrait of a Man
1684-1756, British

Engraving after Patton, 12 1/2 x 9 inches, 1710, plate signed lower right

Drawing

Christmas Card
1872- c.1950, American

Pencil drawing, image size 8 1/4 x 10 3/4 inches.