Mervin Jules
1912-, American

Crescendo
1912-, American

Lithograph,circa 1940's,11 3/4X 8 3/4 inches,pencil signed

Painting

The Whalemen
1875-1962, American

A beautiful framed seascape by the American artist, Gordon Grant. Canvas size is 28 x 36 inches, oil on canvas, c. 1940, signed l.l., titled on backing, owned by the same family since 1971. Gordon Grant was born in California. At 13 years of age he traveled alone to Great Britain on a sailing vessel, around Cape Horn, for his education. This experience stayed with him for the rest of his life. He is most widely known for his marine paintings and fine prints.

Print

Gung Ho to the New Year
1904-, American

Wood Engraving, image size 10 3/8 x 5 3/4 inches, 1944, plate signed l.r., pencil signed l.l. "Zadig 1944" and titled l.l.

Drawing

Summer Light
1872- c.1950, American

This watercolor of two crab apple trees by Dexter Dawes measures 12 x 16 inches and is pencil signed and dated 1948. 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 paintings. He belonged to a number of associations including the National Arts Club.