Pierre Daret
1610-1675, French

Holy Family
1610-1675, French

Engraving after Simon Vouet. 1646. Randall 1388. Image size 9 1/8 x 7 7/8 in, sheet 10 3/8 x 8 in. Fogg Museum provenance.

Painting

Whitby, Yorkshire
1803-1840, British

Oil on canvas, 12 1/2 x 15 5/8 inches, c. 1830, signed "Chambers- Whitby" on the back of the sinking ship. A dramatic scene of a shipwreck in the stormy seas. Chambers was a painter from Whitby, Yorkshire, who specialized in seascapes. He was the son of a fisherman, and as a young boy served as a cabin boy on a merchant ship. He later spent some time in London as a set painter for the Pavillion Theater. Chambers was best known for his paintings of ships and naval battles, many of which are in museums and galleries in Britain.

Print

St. Christopher, Antwerp
1879-1970, British

Etching on green paper, image size 8 3/4 x 4 1/2 inches, pencil signed

Drawing

Christmas Card 1940
1872- c.1950, American

Pencil drawing, 1940, image size 9 1/8 x 5 3/4 inches.