Eugene Gaujean
1850-1900, French

Banks of the Oise
1850-1900, French

Etching after Daubigny, image size 5 x 8 3/4 inches, plate signed.


Portijois
1850-1900, French

Etching after Daubigny, image size 5 x 8 3/4 inches, plate signed "Gaujean sc"

Painting

Running Before the Gale
1879-1967, American

This is a stunning painting by noted American marine artist Frank Vining Smith (1879-1967). This dramatic scene of a ship with foul weather rigging is painted in oils on canvas and measures 36 x 42 inches, painted c. 1930. It is signed by the artist in the lower right corner and comes in a very fine modern gilt frame. Frank Vining Smith was born and raised on Cape Cod Massachusetts and had a strong affinity with the ocean from a very young age. He studied at the School of the Museum of Fine Arts in Boston under Frank Benson, Philip Hale and Edward C.

Print

Harnessing the Susquehanna at Conowingo, Maryland
1894-1976, German-American

Etching, image size 9 1/4 x 12 7/8 inches, circa 1929, No. 3, pencil signed.

Drawing

Dover Market
1915-2010, Lithuanian-American

This pencil drawing by Jack Levine measures 5 1/2 x 5 inches. It is pencil signed on the lower right. Levine was best known for his satires on modern life and political corruption. Born in South Boston into a large family, his drawing abilities were apparent at an young age. At 14 he entered a painting program at Harvard and a few years later was employed in the Works Progress Administration. His lower class childhood was often a subject of his paintings and he became known for "telling it like it is".