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

St. Nicholas Church
19th century

Ink Wash, image size 6 7/8 x 9 1/4 inches, 1774, information written on lower edge "Rodmel" and "Iford Oct. 17th, 1774.

Print

Illumination of the saint
1605-1650, Dutch

Engraving, after painting by Titian, image size 8 1/2 x 5 7/8 inches

Drawing

River View with Cottages
1844-1920, American

Charcoal drawing, image size 10 3/8 x 16 5/8 inches, unsigned