Felix Augustin Milius
1843-1894, French

The Cattlefield
1843-1894, French

Etching after the painting by Diaz, image size 6 3/4 x 9 inches, 1883, plate signed.


Marine
1843-1894, French

Etching, image size 6 1/2 x 9 inches, after Van de Velda, plate signed l.r. "F. Milius sc.".


The Visit
1843-1894, French

Etching, image size: 9 x 7 3/8 inches, plate signed lower right

Painting

The Summer Pasture
1824-1884, French

This is a beautiful sundrenched scene by French artist Auguste Bonheur, oil on canvas, 23 1/2 x 31 1/4 inches, c. 1860, signed, in an ornate period frame. Auguste Bonheur was born into the Bonheur family of animal painters; his father, Raymond Bonheur was an art teacher as well as artist and taught painting to both Auguste and his older sister, the renowned animal painter Rosa Bonheur. The Bonheurs kept a small barnyard with sheep, chickens, and a cow, which they would often portray in their paintings.

Print

Fall Plowing
1874-1947, American

Lithograph, image size 5 1/2 x 7 11/16 inches, edition of 50, pencil signed

Drawing

Grove of Trees
1872- c.1950, American

A fine pencil sketch of a grove of trees with a landscape in the background by Dexter Dawes, measuring 7 1/2 x 11 inches on a medium weight drawing paper. Dawes summered in Marlboro, NH surrounded by beautiful gardens with views of Mount Monadnock which became the inspiration for many of his lithographs, drawings and paintings. He belonged to a number of associations including the National Arts Club.