Vale by Lidford Cascade
19th century

Watercolor, image size 9 1/2 x 13 1/2 inches, titled in pencil upper left.


Courtyard With Rocks
1945-, Japanese

A beautiful woodblock print by the Japanese printmaker, Ido Masao, measuring 20 1/8 x 13 7/8, pencil signed, editioned, dated and titled in Japanese. Created in 1983, this piece comes matted and framed. Masao was a talented artist from an early age and while growing up made money for his family by designing and selling kimono's and their accessories. His true inspiration came when he saw the color woodblock prints of the master printmaker, Kiyoshi Saito.


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.