This is a beautiful mountain landscape by German artist Julius Rose. Oil on canvas, 8 3/8 x 12 1/2 inches, c. 1890s, in a period gilt frame, with a label with illegible title on the back. Rose studied at the Dresden Academy under Hummer and exhibited at the Paris Salon. He was known for his landscapes of the Bavarian Alps and Norwegian fjords.
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.