George Bellows
1882-1925, American

1882-1925, American

This lithograph by George Bellows measures 17 3/4 x 14 inches and is house in a museum quality custom frame with a linen liner. Created in 1923 in an edition of 52, from the series "Men Like Gods," based on the novel by H.G. Wells. It is #158 in the Mason catalog. This image is printed by Bolton Brown with his signature on the lower left and is pencil signed and titled by Bellows and also plate signed. In 1904 George Bellows left his hometown in Ohio to study at the New York School of Art under Robert Henri, becoming involved with Henri's "The Eight" as well as the Ashcan School.


By the Creek
1785-1865, English

Oil on canvas, 15 3/4 x 12 inches, obscure initials lower left.


The Far Shore
1906-1978, American

A beautiful image of the Maine coast by Stow Wengenroth, this lithograph measures 8 x 13 3/8 inches, 1957, cat: Stuckey-258, pencil signed. This litho was in the 27th publication of the Prairie Print Makers, exclusively for their associate membership. Wengenroth was one of the preeminent lithographers of 20th century America, known for his atmospheric, incredibly detailed images of the New England landscape and coastline.


The Gathering Crowd
1881-1939, American

This is an original ink drawing on paper, image size 6 7/8 x 11 inches, 1933, signed and dated in the lower right corner. Hopper Emory was born in Baltimore, Maryland and had a successful career in banking before he turned exclusively to his artwork. He traveled to England where he studied at the Heatherly School of Art in London, then returned to Maryland where he became known for his delicately rendered architectural and maritime etchings.