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.


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

Heavy Surf at Sunset
1832-1895, American

This is a beautiful luminist style seascape by Mauritz Frederik Hendrik De Haas, one of the preeminent marine and landscape painters of the 19th century. Oil on canvas, 24 x 40 inches, c. 1880, signed on the lower left, in an ornate period gilt frame. Born in Holland, De Haas studied at the Academy of Fine Arts and at The Hague. At 27 years old he immigrated to the US and opened a studio in NYC. He painted exquisite marine and landscape views, and was known for his masterful ability to capture the full range of light reflecting off a stormy surf or the moon reflecting off a calm sea.

Print

Daydream
1896-1977, American

Lithograph, image size 7 1/2 x 7 1/8 inches, pencil signed. Born in present-day Belarus, Schwartz immigrated to the United States at age 17 and eventually studied at the School of the Art Institute of Chicago.

Drawing

Christmas Card 1933
1872- c.1950, American

Ink and watercolor drawing, 1933, image size 7 1/2 x 8 3/8 inches.