Paul Geissler
1881-1965, German

Gemuse Frau
1881-1965, German

A delicately rendered original etching by German artist and professor Paul Geissler, this image measures 12 3/4 x 8 7/8 inches, published in 1928, pencil signed.


Gateway, Memorial Quadrangle, Yale University
1881-1965, German

Etching, image size 5 1/2 x 3 5/8 in, 1930, signed and titled in pencil

Painting

The Old Peep Toad Mill
1854-1934, American

Watercolor on paper adhered to mat board, 8 x 10 1/4 inches, signed on the back and inscribed "Old Peep Toad Mill / North S[cit]uate, RI / Aug. 5, 1914." The town name is hard to make out, but there is an old Peep Toad Mill in East Killingly, Connecticut, not far from the Rhode Island state line. Hays had a studio in Providence, RI, and is known for painting bucolic subjects.

Print

European Street Scene
1881-1940, American

Etching, image size: 9 9/16 x 7 7/8 inches, pencil signed

Drawing

Old Man with Turban
1696-1770, Italian

This red chalk drawing attributed to the Italian artist Giovanni Battista Tiepolo measures 8 1/2 x 6 inches, unsigned, label with artist provenance included. Tiepolo was an Italian painter, printmaker and craftsman. Working in his native Italy as well as Spain and Germany, he became known for his religious frescoes and has been described as "the greatest decorative painter of eighteenth-century Europe."