Achille Louis Martinet
1806 - 1877, French

La Vierge a La Redemtion
1806 - 1877, French

Engraving after Raphael, image size 11 3/4 x 8 5/8 in, plate size 16 7/8 x 12 9/16 in, paper size 15 15/16 x 11 13/16 in. Printed May 25, 1824, blind stamp Dusaq&Cie. Randall 12814, Fogg Museum provenance.

Painting

Pastoral Landscape with Cows
1854-1934, American

This is a great original painting by George Arthur Hays, with several cows resting in a verdant landscape. Oil on canvas, 8 x 10 inches, 1908, signed lower left, 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

Two Girls Peaking Through A Curtin
19th Century, French

etching, 1893, image size: 12 1/4x9 1/2 inches

Drawing

The Gathering Crowd
1881-1939, American

This is an original ink drawing on paper, image size 6 7/8 x 11 inches, 1933, signed and dated in the lower right corner. Hopper Emory was born in Baltimore, Maryland and had a successful career in banking before he turned exclusively to his artwork. He traveled to England where he studied at the Heatherly School of Art in London, then returned to Maryland where he became known for his delicately rendered architectural and maritime etchings.