Adriaen van Osted
1610-1685, German

Village Romance 1667
1610-1685, German

Etching, Godefroy Catalogue #11, Bartsch Catalogue #11, tenth state of 12 (Bernard Picart 1673-1733), 5 3/4 x 4 13/16 inches. Signed on plate lower left, "A Ostade"

Painting

The Breakers
1897-1970, American

Oil on masonite, 20 x 24 inches, c. 1950, signed "A R Herrick," in the original frame built by the artist. Herrick was a well known artist in Westmoreland, NH, specializing in plein air landscapes and seascapes of New England. He was a member of the Copley Society of Boston, the Connecticut Academy of Arts and the North Shore Art Association. This dynamic image of crashing surf was most likely painted near Rockport, MA.

Print

Ancien Cimetiere
20th C., American

Wood Engraving, image size 8 3/4 x 16 1/2 inches, 1968, edition of 50, pencil signed l.r. "Bernard Brussel-Smith", titled l.c. "Ancien Cimetiere", plate signed l.l. "Brussel-Smith", Teller Gallery # 49.

Drawing

Winter Scenes
1872- c.1950, American

Two nice sketches of houses with snow-covered rooftops by Dexter Dawes. They both measure 4 3/4 x 5 3/4 inches on a medium weight drawing paper.