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

Portelet Bay, Jersey
1839-1909, English

Vibrant oil seascape, c. 1880, by British artist, Sarah Louisa Kilpack. Painting size measures 4 3/4 x 8 1/4 inches in a period frame that measures 10 x 13 inches, signed l.l., oil on paper on board, location written on backing. Born in London in 1839, Sarah Louisa Kilpack was recognized as a talented pianist and artist but after a series of misfortunes she gave up the piano and concentrated exclusively on her painting.

Print

Rising Mist, Martha's Vineyard
1874-1947, American

Lithograph, image size 11 x 7 3/8 inches, 1927, Stone No. 14, pencil signed and numbered 44/50

Drawing

Christmas Card     1944
1872- c.1950, American

Designed by the artist for the family's 1944 Christmas card, done on lightweight paper. It measures 7 1/4 x 8 3/8 inches. Dawes spent many years in the Marlboro, NH area drawing and painting the incredible natural beauty that surrounded him.