Francesco Londonio
1723-1783, Italian

Goats in a Landscape
1723-1783, Italian

Engraving, 1758, image and plate size 3 1/2 x 5 inches. Printed by Carlo Toschi, sold in Milan and Parma by Antonio Franchetti.

Painting

On the Road to the Farmhouse
1838-1909, American

This c. 1870's landscape of life on the farm by Alfred Cornelius Howland measures 17 x 13 inches and is signed on the l.l. Oil on canvas, laid on board and framed in a gold period gilt frame. Howland was born in Walpole, NH in 1838. Early in his career he learned the art of engraving and studied drawing and lithography in Boston. At the age of 22 he traveled to Germany to study at the Royal Academy and from there to Paris, where he studied with the talented Barbizon artists, Corot, Millet and Rousseau whose tonalist influence affected Howland's style for the remainder of his career.

Print

South Water Market
1882-1956, American

Etching, image size 5 7/8 x 7 7/8 inches, ed. 26/28, pencil signed and titled

Drawing

Study of Greek Statute

This early European drawing in red crayon, c. 1600, is unidentified. It has a watermark of a fleur de lis with a "M" above it. The sheet size measures 14 3/4X10 inches.