Toyokuni III
1786-1864, Japanese

Kabuki Actors
1786-1864, Japanese

Color woodblock, image size 14 x 9 9/16 inches.


Samurai
1786-1864, Japanese

Color woodblock print, image size 14 x 10 inches


Portrait of Kabuki Actor
1786-1864, Japanese

Color woodblock print, image size 14 1/2 x 9 7/8 inches,


Kabuki Actor
1786-1864, Japanese

Color Woodblock, image size 14 x 10 inches, circa 1795


Woman (looking right)
1786-1864, Japanese

Color woodblock,trimmed margins,very rich color,seals and stamps,image size 13 5/8X9 1/2"


Samurai,(looking left)
1786-1864, Japanese

Color woodblock,trimmed borders,very good color,circa 1840,Seals and stamps Image size 13 5/8X9 1/2"

Painting

Barbizon Landscape with a Country Road
1841-1916, American

Oil on canvas, 18 x 23 1/2 inches, in a very fine period gilt and gesso frame. There is a partial obscure signature and date in the painting lower right, the early label on the back is from the gallery of Charles G. Calder who was a well known Providence, R.I. painting dealer, also on the back is a partial label from Whitaker studios. This is a fine Barbizon style landscape painting by American artist George William Whitaker. Whitaker was a teacher and important painter in Providence R.I. and was known as an American tonalist, influenced by George Inness and Alexander Wyant.

Print

The Pool
1876-1925, American

Etching with drypoint by Ernest Haskell measures 7 x 12 inches. Made in 1915, printed on wove-type paper. Pencil signed and titled. Ernest Haskell was born in Connecticut and in the early 20th century spent time in both New York and Paris. While in Europe he met Whistler and was inspired to take up etching; his style was greatly influenced by the work of Whistler as well as that of Rembrandt, Da Vinci and Durer.

Drawing

Nude Study, Reclining
1893-1986, American

Drawing, image size 8 3/4 x 11 5/8 inches, pencil signed