Lucas van Vden
1595-1672, Flemish

Landscape after Rubens
1595-1672, Flemish

Engraving, image size 9 x 14 1/8 inches

Painting

Portrait of a Young Girl
1818-1882, American

This is an incredibly lifelike original portrait by American artist Thomas Le Clear. Oil on canvas, 24 x 20 inches, sight size 21 x 17 inch oval, c. 1865, signed, in an ornate period gilt frame. Thomas Le Clear began painting as a child, selling his first painting at the age of 12. He was primarily self-taught, although he did study for a time with Henry Inman in New York City. Le Clear became a very well regarded artist known for his portraits and genre scenes and painted portraits of many important figures of his time, including Ulysses S. Grant, John Bell, and William Cullen Bryant.

Print

Pomegranate
1922-2000, American

This woodcut by Leonard Baskin measures 4 x 4 1/4 inches with a sheet size measuring 17 x 17 1/2 inches. The image was drawn by Rico Lebrun and cut by Baskin for a novella by Herman Melville entitled "The Encantadas", ten philosophical sketches on the Encantadas or Galapagos Islands. Printed on Shogun paper and published in 1963 by "The Gehenna Press" in an edition of 150, it is listed in the Fern and O'Sullivan catalogue as #440.

Drawing

Bringing Home the Flock
1875-1909, American,N.Y.

Pastel on board, 9 x 12 inches, c. 1900, signed, in the original frame.