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Painting

Old House, East Windsor Hill, Connecticut
1855-1943, American

Watercolor on paper, 3 3/8 x 4 5/8 inches, signed in ink lower left. Housed in a period frame, possibly original to the painting, but recently rematted with archival materials. An old label on the back gives the title and location and is also signed by the artist.

Print

Village Street
1889-1971, New England

An atmospheric New England image, this wood engraving is 6 1/4 x 9 1/2 inches, published in 1936 in an edition of 80 impressions, cat: BPL-208, pencil signed and numbered below the image, titled in the lower margin. Nason was a primarily self-taught printmaker, known for his incredibly detailed wood engravings of the New England landscape. He became known as the "poet-engraver of New England" after creating a series of wood engravings illustrating the poems of Robert Burns.

Drawing

White Pine
1872- c.1950, American

This drawing by Dexter Dawes measures 21 1/4 x 14 1/2 inches and is dated "July 7, 1929" on the lower margin. Dawes was born in Englewood, NJ and went on to study at New York City's Art Student League. He summered in Marlboro, NH surrounded by beautiful gardens with views of Mount Monadnock which became the inspiration for many of his lithographs and drawings. He belonged to a number of associations including the National Arts Club