Rowland Langmaid
1897-1956, British

Westminster
1897-1956, British

This is an atmospheric original etching by British Marine artist and Lieutenant-Commander of the Royal Navy, Rowland Langmaid. Etching with drypoint, image size 5 5/8 x 8 inches, c. 1930, pencil signed and titled. A beautiful image of the silhouette of Big Ben rising above the busy Thames River.


The Needles, Isle of Wight
1897-1956, British

A great image of the distinctive rocks off the coast of the Isle of Wight by Lt.-Com. Rowland Langmaid. Etching with drypoint, image size 3 3/8 x 10 1/4 inches, c. 1930, pencil signed. A beautiful impression with excellent plate tone and tonal range.


Dover
1897-1956, British

This is a very fine original etching with drypoint by Marine artist Lt.-Com. Rowland Langmaid. The image size is 3 1/2 x 13 inches, c. 1930, edition of 150, pencil signed and titled, with the original label.


St. Paul's Cathedral
1897-1956, British

Etching, image size: 7 7/8 x 5 15/16 inches, pencil signed lower right

Painting

Portrait of a Young Woman
1862-1946, Italian/American

This is a sweetly intimate portrait of a young woman, oil on board, 6 5/8 x 4 5/8 inches, c. 1920, signed lower right, framed. John Califano grew up in Italy and began showing his work as a young man, winning a gold medal in Naples, Italy. In 1881 he emigrated to the United States where he lived for several years in Chicago before settling in California. He was known for his California landscapes as well as portraits and genre scenes and showed his work at the National Academy of Design, New York, and the Art Institute of Chicago.

Print

Dunderberg from Dr. Fountain's Farm
1844-1891, American

Etching, image size 4 1/4 x 6 7/8 inches, plate signed, dated, titled.

Drawing

Calais

Watercolor on paper, 5 3/4 x 7 5/8 inches, circa 1863, monogram lower left