George Ratkai
20th Century American

Lazy Clown
20th Century American

Lithograph, image size 9 7/8 x 12 3/4 inches, pencil signed and dated


Meadow in Bloom
1876-1936, American

Oil on artist board, 12 x 16 inches, c. 1930, unsigned. Born in Germany, Saling emigrated to America through Ellis Island in 1893 at the age of 17. He was a successful decorator and artist first in New York City, then in Hartford, Connecticut. In the late 1920s, he moved to Lyme, Connecticut, the setting for many of his landscapes. He was a member of many prestigious artist's groups, including the Salmagundi Club, the Connecticut Academy of Fine Arts, the Connecticut League of Art Students and the Springfield Art League.


Snow Scene of Honganji Temple in Kyoto
1906-1979, Japanese

Color woodblock, image size 15 1/2 x 10 1/4 inches, c. 1950, artist's and publisher's seal in the lower left corner, Uchida watermark on the lower margin.


Study of Greek Statue

This early European drawing in red crayon, c. 1600, is unidentified. It has a watermark of a fleur de lis with a "M" above it. The sheet size measures 14 3/4 x 10 inches.