Edwin Kaufman
1906-1939, American

Allen St., New York
1906-1939, American

Etching, image size 7 x 5 inches. Signed, titled and numbered 1/100 in pencil. Plate signed and titled "N.Y.C 1927." Framed.

Painting

Landscape with Sheep
1809-1889, Belgian

This is a beautiful painting of a ewe and her lambs in a summer meadow, with mallard ducks swimming nearby. It is painted with oils on panel and measures 5 1/2 x 7 5/8 inches, 1860, signed and dated lower right, in a period gilt frame. There is an inscription in French on the back of the board, written in the artist's hand, but we have been unable to decipher it. Van Severdonck was a Belgian artist known for his small scale landscapes and images of farm animals, especially sheep.

Print

The Duke of Wellington
1852 - 1931, American

Wood Engraving, after a painting by Sir Thomas Lawrrence, image size 6 7/16 x 5 1/8 inches, plate date 1899, printed by JC Bauer in NY 1902, pencil signed

Drawing

Old Man with Turban
1696-1770, Italian

This red chalk drawing attributed to the Italian artist Giovanni Battista Tiepolo measures 8 1/2 x 6 inches, unsigned, label with artist provenance included. Tiepolo was an Italian painter, printmaker and craftsman. Working in his native Italy as well as Spain and Germany, he became known for his religious frescoes and has been described as "the greatest decorative painter of eighteenth-century Europe."