Chauncey Foster Ryder
1869-1949, American

Road to Bristol, Vermont
1869-1949, American

A beautiful drypoint etching by the New England artist, Chauncey Foster Ryder, measuring 9 3/4 x 11 7/8 inches, pencil signed with Chicago Society of Etchers blind stamp on the l.l., in an edition of 325, 1943. Ryder studied at the Art Institute and Smith's Academy in Chicago before enrolling at the Academie Julien in Paris where he studied for two years. His work was exhibited at the Salon from 1903 to 1909.


December
1869-1949, American

Etching, drypoint, image size 6 7/8 x 8 7/8 inches, c. 1930, signed in pencil lower right ''Chauncey F. Ryder'', titled in pencil lower left "December". Exhibited at The Brooklyn Society of Etchers Fourteenth Annual Exhibition, Brooklyn Museum, January 1930 and at the Twelfth International Print Makers Exhibition, Los Angeles Museum Exposition Park, March 1931.


The Ledge
1869-1949, American

Etching, image size 6 1/2 x 8 1/4 inches, c. 1924, state II/II, cat: R.org-CFR-64, pencil signed l.r., titled in pencil on lower margin.


Lake of the Clouds
1869-1949, American

Etching, image size 6 3/8 x 8 3/8 inches, cat: R.org- CFR-129, pencil signed, l. r., titled in pencil on the lower margin.


Pine Trees at Edge of the Wood
1869-1949, American

Etching, image size 6 3/8 x 8 3/8 inches, c. 1924, state II/II, cat: R.org-CFR-117, unsigned.


Road and Cedar Tree
1869-1949, American

Etching, image size 6 1/2 x 8 3/8 inches, c. 1926, cat: R.org- CFR-125, pencil signed l.r., titled in pencil on lower margin.

Painting

Village Scene by the Shore
1885-1954, American

Watercolor and gouache, visible size 10 3/4 x 13 1/2 inches, signed lower right.

Pearce was born in Philadelphia but lived and worked in Manasquan, NJ, painting landscapes, interiors, figures and still-lifes. He studied under Chase and Weir.

Drawing

Christmas Card 1940
1872- c.1950, American

Pencil drawing, 1940, image size 9 1/8 x 5 3/4 inches.