George Timothy Tobin
1864-1956, American (NY/Vermont)

Reverie
1864-1956, American (NY/Vermont)

Pencil signed in the lower right and dated "June 15th, 1932." "Trial print" in the lower left. Plate measures 6 7/8 x 9 7/8 inches on 10 x 11 1/2 inch thin wove type paper. The artist has truly captured the grace of the female body in this etching with lines that are precise, yet soft. The print has an interesting composition that blends the figure's hair into a whirlpool, giving the print a dream-like quality.


Eve and the Apple
1864-1956, American (NY/Vermont)

Etching, image size 6 3/4 x 4 7/8 inches.


Madonna
1864-1956, American (NY/Vermont)

Etching, image size 6 3/4 x 4 3/8 inches, ed. of 100, titled and signed in pencil.

Painting

The Whalemen
$9800.00
1875-1962, American

A beautiful framed seascape by the American artist, Gordon Grant. Canvas size is 28 x 36 inches, oil on canvas, c. 1940, signed l.l., titled on backing, owned by the same family since 1971. Gordon Grant was born in California. At 13 years of age he traveled alone to Great Britain on a sailing vessel, around Cape Horn, for his education. This experience stayed with him for the rest of his life. He is most widely known for his marine paintings and fine prints.

Print

Fishermen's Houses, Cape Ann
1846-1938, American

This is a very fine original etching by Stephen Parrish, published by Keppel in 1881. The image size is 12 x 19 inches, cat: Schneider-49, plate signed and titled, pencil signed. According to Schneider, this atmospheric image of the Massachusetts shore was one of Parrish's most popular etchings. This print features a very richly inked impression with beautiful plate tone, printed on a medium weight wove type paper with ample margins.

Drawing

Monadnock View
1872- c.1950, American

This hilltop view of Mt. Monadnock by Dexter Dawes, measures 10 1/4 x 13 3/4 inches and is pencil signed and dated 1932. 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.