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Painting

Mountain View
1872- c.1950, American

This landscape by Dexter Dawes measures 15 x 20 7/8 inches, is signed and dated, 1937. There are some indications that it was painted on a rainy day. Dawes was born in Englewood, NJ and went on to study at New York City's Art Student League. He summered in Marlboro, NH surrounded by beautiful gardens with views of Mount Monadnock which became the inspiration for many of his lithographs and paintings. He belonged to a number of associations including the National Arts Club.

Print

Winnowers, Majorca
1898-1989, British/American

This original wood-engraving by Clare Leighton was published in an edition of two hundred copies exclusively for members of the Woodcut Society of Kansas City, Missouri, in 1939. Image size measures 6 3/4 x 7 5/8 inches, sheet size is 7 1/2 x 10 3/4 inches. Leighton pencil signed, titled and numbered the edition on the lower margin. In the artists' foreword, Leighton explains how she came upon three winnowers on the island of Majorca.

Drawing

Old Maple
1872- c.1950, American

A very nice pencil drawing of an old maple tree by the Marlboro artist, Dexter Dawes. It measures 10 1/4 x 7 7/8 inches on a sheet of medium weight drawing paper. "Ask ?" is written on the l.l. Dawes was born in Englewood, NJ and went on to study at New York City's Art Student League. He summered in Marlboro, NH surrounded by beautiful gardens with views of Mount Monadnock which became the inspiration for many of his lithographs and paintings. He belonged to a number of associations including the National Arts Club.