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

Summer Landscape
1855-1927, German/American

Oil on canvas, 14 x 20 inches, signed lower left. Marie Osthaus Griffith was the older sister of Edmund Henry Osthaus, one of the most successful painters of hunting dogs in the United States in the 19th century.

Print

Flying Widgeon
1862-1951, American

A very fine sporting etching by Frank Benson, this image measures 9 3/4 x 14 3/4 inches, published in 1924, cat: Ordeman-231, pencil signed below the image, titled on the lower edge of the sheet. Benson was a very successful painter and a member of "The Ten" along with Childe Hassam and J. Alden Weir, before he began his sporting paintings and etchings for which he is most widely known. In 1912, at the age of 50, Benson began his etchings and drypoints, mainly of wild fowl which he depicted with expressive lines and rich toning that exquisitely captured the life and energy of the wild birds.

Drawing

Immigrant Couple
$225.00
1903-?, American

This drawing in pastel by Nancy Dyer measures 11 x 15 inches. Signed in the lower corner, sheet mounted on board, c. 1930.