Sir Frank Brangwyn
1867-1956, British

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

Mountain View
1872- c.1950, American

This landscape by Dexter Dawes measures 15 x 20 7/8 inches, is signed and dated, 1937. There are some indications that it was painted on a rainy day. Dawes was born in Englewood, NJ and went on to study at New York City's Art Student League. He summered in Marlboro, NH surrounded by beautiful gardens with views of Mount Monadnock which became the inspiration for many of his lithographs and paintings. He belonged to a number of associations including the National Arts Club.

Print

Mill Pond , Windsor, CT. or July
1829-1883, American

Etching, image size 3 1/4 x 5 3/4 inches, 1879, plate signed l.l. "A.F. Bellows".

Drawing

The Gathering Crowd
1881-1939, American

This is an original ink drawing on paper, image size 6 7/8 x 11 inches, 1933, signed and dated in the lower right corner. Hopper Emory was born in Baltimore, Maryland and had a successful career in banking before he turned exclusively to his artwork. He traveled to England where he studied at the Heatherly School of Art in London, then returned to Maryland where he became known for his delicately rendered architectural and maritime etchings.