Theodore van Thulden

Penelope's Challenge

Engraving after Francesco Primaticcio, image size: 7 5/16 x 9 3/4 inches


Cabin by the Fjord
1842-1914, Norwegian

This is an incredibly detailed, atmospheric Norwegian landscape of a small cabin at the edge of a fjord, the distant hills fading into a soft morning mist. It is painted in oil on panel, 11 x 16 inches, 1871, clearly signed "A Rasmussen 71" in the lower right corner, in an ornate period gilt frame.


Clipper Ship
1884-1933, American

Etching, ed 34 of 100, image size: 9 7/8 x 15 3/4 inches, some condition issues, pencil signed


The Bibliophile

Pastel on blue-green toned paper, sight size 14 7/8 x 12 1/8 inches, c. 1840, unsigned, in the original gilt frame. (M)