Hiroshige II
1829-1869, Japan,Pupil and adopted son of Hiroshige

Peony Blossoms
1829-1869, Japan,Pupil and adopted son of Hiroshige

Color woodblock, oban, Hiroshige II (Rissho)


Heavy Surf at Sunset
1832-1895, American

This is a beautiful luminist style seascape by Mauritz Frederik Hendrik De Haas, one of the preeminent marine and landscape painters of the 19th century. Oil on canvas, 24 x 40 inches, c. 1880, signed on the lower left, in an ornate period gilt frame. Born in Holland, De Haas studied at the Academy of Fine Arts and at The Hague. At 27 years old he immigrated to the US and opened a studio in NYC. He painted exquisite marine and landscape views, and was known for his masterful ability to capture the full range of light reflecting off a stormy surf or the moon reflecting off a calm sea.


Self Portrait Sir Joshua Reynolds
1739-1813, British

Mezzotint after J.Reynolds by Valentine Green, 1780,plate mark measures 19X15", water stains bottom edge of the sheet outside of the plate mark. plate signed


Trees and Pool
1893-1986, American

Watercolor, image size 17 x 11 inches, pencil signed