Robert Nanteuil
1630-1678, French

Henri d'Orleans (II-e du nom), Duc de Longueville
1630-1678, French

Engraving after Philippe de Champagne, image size 10 3/8 x 7 3/16 inches, sheet size 10 5/8 x 7 1/2 inches, Randall 1612, Fogg Museum provenance


Charles Benoise
1630-1678, French

Engraving after Philippe de Champagne, image and sheet size (no borders) 13 x 10 3/8 in, 1651, Randall 1604, Fogg Museum provenance


Portrait of a Bishop or Cardinal, possibly Bishop Malier
1630-1678, French

Engraving after Velut. An inscription verso suggests that the subject might be Bishop Malier. Image size 12 7/8 x 10 13/16 in, sheet 13 x 11 in.

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

Two Wild Ducks Near Water
1877-1945, Japanese

Woodblock, sight size 14 1/2 x 6 1/4 inches, artist signature and seal m.l., Koson checklist no.: S7.4, framed.

Drawing

Christmas Card 1934
1872- c.1950, American

Ink and colored pencil drawing, 1934, image size 7 3/4 x 4 3/4 inches.