Benji Asada
1899-1984, Japanese

Kiyomizu Pagoda in Kyoto
1899-1984, Japanese

Woodblock, image size 14 3/8 x 9 1/2 inches, c. 1960, signed upper right.


Pagoda of Ninnaji Temple, Kyoto
1899-1984, Japanese

Woodblock, image size: 14 3/8 x 9 1/2 inches, c. 1960, signed lower left.

Painting

Home Before the Rain
1849-1936, American

Watercolor, sight size 14 x 19 3/4, signed "Royal H Milleson" l.r, framed. Royal Hill Milleson lived most of his life in the mid-west, except for several years he spent in Boston at the turn of the century. He specialized in landscapes, and was a member of the Chicago Society of Artists and the Boston Art Club. (M)

Print

Peasant Woman Driving Pigs into Stable
1813-1894, French

Etching, image size 4 7/16 x 5 11/16 inches, plate dated 1858, plate signed Ch Jacques

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.