Levon West
1900-1968, American

English Bay
$425.00
1900-1968, American

Etching by the American artist Levon West measuring 8 7/8 x 10 7/8 inches, 1927, pencil signed, titled and numbered 70/100, printed by West. Levon West was a watercolorist, printmaker and photographer, studying at the Art Students' League and then with Joseph Pennell. A great admirer of Whistler, West created his own "Venice Set" in 1931, along with a series of five etchings of native life in Hudson Bay. His works are on display in the New York Public Library, the Brooklyn Museum, the Metropolitan Museum of Art and many others.

Painting

Almost Home

Oil on board, image size 7 1/4 x 9 1/2 inches, unsigned.

Print

Notre Dame vue du Quai Montebello
1849-1918, French

A great Paris scene by Auguste-Louis Lepere, this etching measures 6 1/8 x 10 inches, 1915, edition of 40, pencil signed and editioned. Auguste-Louis Lepere was one of the leading French printmakers of the late 19th and early 20th centuries. He began studying printmaking at the age of 13 with Joseph Burn Smeeton in Paris and quickly made a name for himself with his innovative style and technically brilliant etchings and wood engravings.

Drawing

Cascade de Flumen

Watercolor, image size 14 1/4 x 18 1/4 inches, laid down on board, unsigned but identification of location on back in French which indicates it's Cascade Flumen near Saint Claude, a small town in France.