Sir Frank Brangwyn
1867-1956, British

St. Martin's Bridge
1867-1956, British

This richly inked etching of St. Martin's Bridge near Toledo, Spain, by Sir Frank Brangwyn, measures 19 3/4 x 23 3/4 inches, pencil signed, 1923, printed in two color ink, black and brown. Sir Frank Brangwyn was one of the most important British artists of the early 20th century. A member of the Royal Academy, the Royal Watercolor Society, and the Royal Society of British Artists, he was knighted in 1924.


Making Sailors: The Gun
1867-1956, British

This is a dramatic original WWI lithograph by British artist Sir Frank Brangwyn. The image size is 18 1/4 x 14 1/4 inches, 1917, pencil signed. This image is from Brangwyn's series of 6 lithographs, "Making Sailors" which was part of the series 'The Great War: Britain's Efforts and Ideals', published by the the Ministry of Information in 1917. Sir Frank Brangwyn was one of the most important British artists of the early 20th century, he was a member of the Royal Academy, the Royal Watercolor Society, and the Royal Society of British Artists, and was knighted in 1924.


Bargemen
1867-1956, British

Etching, image size 9 7/8 x 7 7/8 inches, c. 1930, pencil signed.


Porte De Gand
1867-1956, British

Etching, image size 15 1/2 x 14 inches, 1906, Gaunt 63, pencil signed l.r.


The Meat Market
1867-1956, British

Etching, image size 10 7/8 x 12 inches, 1906, cat: Gaunt-69, pencil signed.


The Hot Oven
1867-1956, British

Lithograph, image size 9 3/4 x 8 1/2 inches, c. 1920, printed by T. Way, proof before publication in "The Studio," pencil signed.

Painting

Near Aber, North Wales
1864-1930, British

Oil on canvas, sight size 9 1/4 x 15 1/2 inches, c. 1900, signed l.r., inscription on the back reads "Near Aber, North Wales". This is a beautiful landscape with a shepherd and his sheep set against a majestic mountain background, in an ornate period frame.

Print

The Smiling Woman
1900-1971, British

This is an elegant original hand colored etching, image size 12 5/8 x 10 3/8 inches, c. 1940s, pencil signed, titled in the lower margin. Elyse Lord lived her entire life in Britain and although her work shows a strong Asian influence, she never actually traveled the continent. Her inspiration instead came from Chinese literature, artwork and her own imagination. Her unique style uses fine drypoint lines and delicate, yet vibrant colors to create images that that have a serene, almost dreamlike quality.

Drawing

The Blacksmith Shop
1875-1939, American

This charcoal drawing by John(Jack)Fenton measures 10 x 14 inches and is pencil signed on the lower right corner. In this image, Fenton depicts local characters gathering at the blacksmith shop to catch up on daily events. Fenton was a native of New York and studied at Columbia University and the New York School of Art. He became a painter, illustrator and teacher with his works exhibited at the Art Institute of Chicago.