Junichiro Sekino
1914-1988, Japanese

Rooftop with Fishermens Flags
1914-1988, Japanese

A color woodblock print by the Japanese artist Junichiro Sekino measuring 23 1/8 x 18 inches, signed, numbered 23/120, artist seal, l.r., c. 1980. Sekino was a leading promoter of the "Sosaku Hanga", an important creative print movement in the mid-1900's. Studying under Koshiro Onchi, he also was greatly influenced by Rembrandt, Durer and Toulouse Lautrec.

Painting

Grazing Sheep at Dusk
1827-1884, French

Sheep grazing at the end of the day are featured in this oil on canvas by the French painter, Francois-Auguste Ortmans. Canvas size is 13 x 16 inches, signed and dated l.r., housed in a ornate gold frame, identified on a printed German label affixed to the stretcher also with a canvas stencil from Ancienne Maison Valle, Paris, on the reverse, and with a partial Parisian framemaker's label on the back of the frame.

Print

Old Post Office, Falmouth
1884-1968, British

Etching, image size 7 7/8 x 10 7/8 in, pencil signed, monogram in plate

Drawing

Christmas Card
1872- c.1950, American

Ink drawing, image size 7 1/2 x 4 3/4 inches.