Edouard Manet
1832-1883, French

Baudelaire en Face
1832-1883, French

Etching, image size 3 5/8 x 3 inches, 1865, fourth state, restrike, plate signed, framed.


Le Fumeur II
1832-1883, French

Etching, image size 6 x 5 1/4 inches, c. 1866, plate signed.

Painting

A Rocky Coast
1876-1936, American

This is a very fine original seascape by American artist Paul Saling. Oil on masonite, 14 x 13 3/4 inches, c. 1930, signed, in a modern heavily gilded art deco style frame. Born in Germany, Saling emigrated to America through Ellis Island in 1893 at the age of 17. He was a successful decorator and artist first in New York City, then in Hartford, Connecticut. In the late 1920s, he moved to Lyme, Connecticut, the setting for many of his landscapes.

Print

Page's House #3
1879-1961, American

Etching, image size 11 13/16 x 8 7/8 inches, pencil signed

Drawing

Christmas Card     1944
1872- c.1950, American

Designed by the artist for the family's 1944 Christmas card, done on lightweight paper. It measures 7 1/4 x 8 3/8 inches. Dawes spent many years in the Marlboro, NH area drawing and painting the incredible natural beauty that surrounded him.