Unidentified Old Master

Band of Peasants, Resting in  the Mountains

This etching measures 3 1/16 x 3 inches. Illegible signature in the plate.


Helena Augusta Constantine

This is an early wood engraving of an ancient Roman coin depicting Saint Helena Augusta Constantine, the mother of the 3rd century emperor Constantine the Great. This wood engraving measures 17 1/2 x 12 3/8 inches, published c. 1680, with a poem in German below the image.


Figure de Levangeliste Sainct Matthieu

This is an original 16th century wood engraving of St Matthew the Apostle writing the first gospel. Image size 11 7/8 x 17 1/2, margins trimmed to image, artist unknown, on an early watermarked laid type paper. We believe this impression was printed in the 16th century due to the 'hand' or 'glove' watermark in the paper.

Painting

Autumn Landscape
1857 - 1915, American

Watercolor on illustration board; period frame; image size 9 x 14 inches, signed lower right, "W.C. Fitler NY". A tonalist landscape painter, most of his works were painted in Conn., NY and Long Island.

Print

The Verdant Village
1895-1975, American

Drypoint etching, image size 6 1/2 x 11 inches, 1931, edition 75/100, cat. Chamberlain and Kingsland-107, pencil signed, numbered and titled. This scene of Bellefontaine, Ile-de-France, exhibits Chamberlain's ability to create subtle gradations in plate tone.

Drawing

White Birch
1872- c.1950, American

Pen and ink by Dexter Dawes measuring 7 3/4 x 10 1/4 inches. "White Birches H. Hill June 29 - 1915" written in the artist hand on the lower margin.