George Elbert Burr
1859-1939, American

The Sentinel Pine
1859-1939, American

Etching measuring 9 1/2 x 6 3/4 inches by the American artist, George Elbert Burr, pencil signed, cat: Seeber-135. Burr was an American printmaker and painter best known for his etchings and drypoints of expansive views of the Sonoran and Mojave deserts.


Old Pine, Estes Park, Colorado
1859-1939, American

Etching by George Elbert Burr measures 11 1/4 x 9 3/4 inches, pencil signed, 1922.


Stone Pines Near Sorrento
1859-1939, American

Etching by George Elbert Burr measures 11 7/8 x 10 inches, pencil signed and titled, "Nine proofs-plate destroyed" inscribed in the artists' hand, l.r.


November
1859-1939, American

Etching, image size: 7 1/4 x 6 inches, titled, pencil signed l.l.


A New England Road - Evening
1859-1939, American

Drypoint etching, image size 5 x 8 inches, titled, pencil signed lower left.

Painting

Setting Sail, Early Morning
1850-1921, American

Oil on canvas, 12 x 20 inches, 1881, signed and dated, in a period gilt frame. As a young man, Johnson was a sailor and one of only twelve survivors aboard a ship that caught fire and sank of the coast of South Africa. He returned to his native Boston, Massachusetts, and studied art with marine painter William E. Norton. Johnson went on to become very well known for his nautical and marine paintings in the later part of the 19th century.

Print

Mother and Child
1862-1954, British

Etching/drypoint, 5 3/4 x 7 3/8 inches, pencil signed

Drawing

Christmas Card 1932
1872- c.1950, American

Ink and colored pencil drawing, 1932, image size 8 7/8 x 5 1/2 inches.