Nicolaes Berchem
1620-1683, Dutch

Sheperd with Flock
1620-1683, Dutch

Etching, restrike of plate circa 1660, image size 6 1/2 x 7 inches, plate signed.


Time To  Rest
1620-1683, Dutch

This etching attributed to Nicolaes Berchem measures 10 1/4 x 8 1/8 inches. Berchem was a well-known Dutch painter and etcher who created many pastoral landscapes often with biblical themes.


Women with Cows and Goats at a Fountain
1620-1683, Dutch

Etching attributed to Nicolaes Berchem, image size 10 7/16 x 8 inches

Painting

Seaside Cottages

Framed oil painting canvas board, indistinctly signed in the lower left corner. Painting measures 11 x 14 inches.

Print

Worker's Head
1879-1963, Latvian/American

This is a beautiful, intimate portrait of a Depression-era worker by Albert Abramovitz. Linocut, image size 7 x 4 1/2 inches, c. 1930s, pencil signed and titled. Abramovitz was known for his dramatic images with sharp social commentary, many portraying the hardships of daily life for working class people in both America and Russia. Born in Latvia, Abramovitz studied at the Imperial Art School in Odessa and the Grande Chaumiere in Paris. While in Paris he was a member and juror of the Paris Salon, and won the Grand Prize at the Universal Exposition in Rome and Turin, Italy.

Drawing

Expressionist Seated Nude
1885-1917, German

13 1/2 x 9 1/4 inch drawing in pen and ink on wove-type paper. Pencil signed.