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

Landscape at Twilight
1853-1921, American

A beautiful dusky landscape by noted American Tonalist artist John Francis Murphy. Painted in oil on chamfered panel, this landscape measures 8 1/8 x 11 1/8 inches, 1921, indistinctly signed lower right, signed or identified and dated on the back, in a period gilt frame. John Francis Murphy was one of the leading artists of the American Tonalist movement in the late 19th and early 20th centuries.

Print

Hungarian Farmer
20th C.

etching,6/30,7 1/2X6 1/2",pencil signed

Drawing

Monadnock Nursery Sketch
1872- c.1950, American

A pencil sketch for "The Monadnock Nursery" by Dexter Dawes measures 9 1/4 x 6 1/2 inches on lightweight paper.