Cornelius Galle
1576-1650, Dutch

Solicitude of Martha for Jesus
1576-1650, Dutch

Engraving, circa 1600, image size 7 3/4 x 10 3/4 inches.

Painting

Three Sheep Resting in a Forest Glade
active 1897-1914, American

Framed oil on canvas, 13 x 16 inches. Signed N. M. Pairpoint in the lower left.
Nellie Pairpoint was a well-known animal illustrator in the 1930's.

Print

Peasant Houses, Frioli
1884-1948, Italian

A fine original etching by Fabio Mauroner, image size 8 x 8 7/8 inches, edition of 50, pencil signed and numbered on the lower margin.

Drawing

The Old Peep Toad Mill
1854-1934, American

Watercolor on paper adhered to mat board, 8 x 10 1/4 inches, signed on the back and inscribed "Old Peep Toad Mill / North S[cit]uate, RI / Aug. 5, 1914." The town name is hard to make out, but there is an old Peep Toad Mill in East Killingly, Connecticut, not far from the Rhode Island state line. Hays had a studio in Providence, RI, and is known for painting bucolic subjects.