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Painting

Autumn Birches
1848-1923, American

A wonderful forest interior of birches in autumn. Oil on canvas painting, 14 x 20 inches in a deeply carved 23 x 28 inch gold frame. Signed in the lower left "W.P. Phelps."

Print

Indian Laurels
$375.00
1901-1969, American

C. 1948. Pencil signed in the lower left, titled in the lower right. Edition of 50. Plate measures 8 3/4 x 13 3/4 inches on 12 x 16 inch medium weight cream wove type paper. This lithograph shows a mastery of extended tonal range depicting highlights and shadows.

Drawing

Summer Light
1872- c.1950, American

This watercolor of two crab apple trees by Dexter Dawes measures 12 x 16 inches and is pencil signed and dated 1948. 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.