George Elbert Burr
1859-1939, American

Mt Byers, Colorado
1859-1939, American

This is a truly remarkable, very rare color etching and aquatint by George Elburt Burr. The image size is 6 7/8 x 9 3/4 inches, c. 1915, pencil signed and numbered "42", annotated "del et imp", indicating that this is a proof printed by Burr himself. George Elbert Burr studied at the Art Institute of Chicago for a short time, but was otherwise self taught. He began his career as a commercial artist for several publications, including Harper's Weekly and Scribner's magazine.


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

This is a very fine original etching of the Colorado landscape, image size 11 3/4 x 9 7/8 inches, published in 1922 in an edition of 50 impressions, pencil signed, numbered and titled. George Elbert Burr studied at the Art Institute of Chicago for a short time, but was otherwise self taught. He began his career as a commercial artist for several publications, including Harper's Weekly and Scribner's magazine. In 1906 Burr moved to Colorado, then later to Arizona, where he became known for his remarkable etchings of the rugged landscape of the American southwest.


Edge of the Desert
1859-1939, American

A beautifully atmospheric etching of a clearing storm at the edge of the Arizona desert, image size 9 3/4 x 11 3/4 inches, c. 1925, pencil signed and titled. George Elbert Burr studied at the Art Institute of Chicago for a short time, but was otherwise self taught. He began his career as a commercial artist for several publications, including Harper's Weekly and Scribner's magazine. In 1906 Burr moved to Colorado, then later to Arizona, where he became known for his remarkable etchings of the rugged landscape of the American southwest.


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

Ebb Tide
20th Century, American

Watercolor on paper, sight size 13 3/4 x 11 1/2 inches, c. 1960s, signed in the lower right corner, in the original silver metal frame with the artist's stamp on the back. Wotiz graduated from Brown University and became known for her oils and watercolors of the New England landscape and shoreline. She was a member of the North Shore Arts Association, the Concord Art Association and the Western Maine Art Group. (M)

Print

Rooster and Hen
1869-1927, Japanese

Woodblock print, image size 13 5/8 x 7 inches, c. 1910, signature l.l.

Drawing

Christmas Card 1933
1872- c.1950, American

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