Diana Thorne
1895-?, American

1895-?, American

An energetic image of a young woman walking her two Russian wolfhounds, this etching measures 5 7/8 x 7 7/8 inches, c. 1930, pencil signed below the image, titled on the lower margin. Diana Thorne was a well known early 20th century artist and illustrator, known especially for her etchings of dogs and illustrations of numerous children's books.

Skating To-day
1895-?, American

A very fine image of children skating on a crisp winter day, this image measures 7 1/2 x 11 1/2 inches, c. 1930, pencil signed and titled.


Autumn Landscape
1842-1937, American

Oil on academy board, image size 7 1/2 x 9 1/4 inches, attributed to Albert B. Insley, obscure signature in l.r., c. 1890. Period gilt frame. Lovely fall wooded scene with views of distant hills.


Teeming Ingots
1894-1964, American

This is a dramatic original etching by American artist James E. Allen. The image size is 11 7/8x 9 7/8 inches, published in 1935 in an edition of 100, commissioned by the Society of American Etchers, pencil signed. James Allen was born in Louisiana and as a young man studied at the Art Institute of Chicago before moving to New York to study at the Art Students League and the Grand Central School of Art. He was known for his powerful images of American building and industry of the early 20th century, his work portraying the strength and heroism of the American blue collar worker.


Strand End - Topshum
1898-, British

Pencil Drawing, image size 6 1/2 x 9 1/4 inches, pencil signed and titled.