Walter Geikie
1795-1837, Scottish

A Scene on the Beach
1795-1837, Scottish

Engraving, image size: 2 15/16 x 6 3/16 inches, plate signed and titled

Painting

Running Before the Gale
1879-1967, American

This is a stunning painting by noted American marine artist Frank Vining Smith (1879-1967). This dramatic scene of a ship with foul weather rigging is painted in oils on canvas and measures 36 x 42 inches, painted c. 1930. It is signed by the artist in the lower right corner and comes in a very fine modern gilt frame. Frank Vining Smith was born and raised on Cape Cod Massachusetts and had a strong affinity with the ocean from a very young age. He studied at the School of the Museum of Fine Arts in Boston under Frank Benson, Philip Hale and Edward C.

Print

Presentation Piece for B.P.O.E.
1860-1947, American

This etching by William Bicknell measures 13 3/4 x 16 1/2 inches. It is plate signed and dated on the lower margin and was given to individual donors who wanted to further the Elks’ purposes and ideals.

Drawing

Meadow Sketch
1872- c.1950, American

Very nice sketch of a tree, standing alone in a meadow, with clouds in the background. This Dexter Dawes pencil sketch is dated 1913 and measures 6 x 9 inches and has sketching notes in the artists' hand on the lower margin.