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Painting

Cabin in the Mountains
1862-1952, American

Oil on panel, 8 x 10 inches, signed "Carle J. Blenner" lower left. Blenner studied art at Yale and then in Germany and France at the Academie Julian under William Adolphe Bouguereau, Robert Fleury & Aman-Jean. He taught in the fine arts departments at Columbia and Yale. (M)

Print

Jacob Wrestling with the Angel
1913-1996, Japanese

This is a stunning original stencil print in the Japanese 'Mingei' or Folk Art style by Sadao Watanabe. The image size is 21 x 17 1/2 inches, sheet size 26 1/2 x 22 1/2 inches, published in 1964 in a small edition of 50 impressions, signed, dated and numbered by the artist in white ink, framed. Watanabe grew up in Tokyo, Japan with a strong Christian influence, and was baptized at the age of 17. He became known for his images that combine Christian stories with Japanese imagery in the 'Mingei' style of Japanese Folk Art.

Drawing

Edge of the Field
1872- c.1950, American

This landscape drawing by Dexter Dawes measures 18 1/2 x 24 1/2 inches and is signed in the lower right corner. 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.