William St. John Harper
1851-1910, American

Unterzeichnung des Todesurteils der Maria Stuart durch Elisabeth
1851-1910, American

"Signing of the death sentence of Mary Stuart by Elisabeth"
Etching after Alexander von Liezen-Mayer, image size: 8 3/8 x 5 7/8 inches, published by Jones Brother Publishing Co. 1887, plate signed lower right


Lucile
1851-1910, American

Etching, image size: 6 x 9 1/16 inches, published 1888, Frederick A. Stokes and Brother

Painting

Landscape with Sheep
1809-1889, Belgian

This is a beautiful painting of a ewe and her lambs in a summer meadow, with mallard ducks swimming nearby. It is painted with oils on panel and measures 5 1/2 x 7 5/8 inches, 1860, signed and dated lower right, in a period gilt frame. There is an inscription in French on the back of the board, written in the artist's hand, but we have been unable to decipher it. Van Severdonck was a Belgian artist known for his small scale landscapes and images of farm animals, especially sheep.

Print

Passage of the Rhine
1744-1831, French

An original engraving by Jean Jacques Avril after the painting by Dutch artist Nicolaes Berchem (1620-1683). The image size is 18 5/8 x 26 5/8 inches, printed by C Weisbrod in 1776, with thread margins.

Drawing

Storm
20th Century, American

A very fine scratchboard image of a stormy coastline, sight size 2 3/8 x 3 3/8 inches, 1948, initialed and dated in the image, pencil signed on the window mat, framed.