Gaspard Duchange
1662-1757, French

Persea quem pluvio Danae conceperat auro
1662-1757, French

Engraving after Antonius de Alegris Corrigiensis, image size: 16 7 /16 x 19 3/4 inches, Fogg Museum provenance, J W Randall collection #2436

Painting

Setting Sail, Early Morning
1850-1921, American

Oil on canvas, 12 x 20 inches, 1881, signed and dated, in a period gilt frame. As a young man, Johnson was a sailor and one of only twelve survivors aboard a ship that caught fire and sank off the coast of South Africa. He returned to his native Boston, Massachusetts, and studied art with marine painter William E. Norton. Johnson went on to become very well known for his nautical and marine paintings in the later part of the 19th century.

Print

Charles VI and Odette
19th c., French

Etching after Albrecht De Vriendt, image size 9 1/8 x 13 inches, 1894, plate signed

Drawing

Waterside Study
1848 - 1921, American

Watercolor, image size 6 x 8 1/2 inches. McAuliffe was active in the late 19th century and produced public works especially in Everett, Mass: Roman Catholic Cathedral, St John's; Parlin Library. His specialties were maritime and religious subjects.