Josef Nuyttens
1885-1960, Belgian/American

Windmill and Canal
1885-1960, Belgian/American

Etching with drypoint, image size: 5 x 3 1/2 inches, c. 1920, plate signed lower right

Painting

"L'optique"   Peep Show

A rare early French genre painting depicting a traveling vendor with his peep show. A unique country setting of a mother and her children viewing a display titled "Le Vrai Jesus". This work done circa 1820's is unsigned but suggests the work in style and subject of Louis Leopold Boilly,(1761-1845). The painting has been lined and has some areas of inpainting, mostly the bottom edge and upper right. The painting may have been reduced in size. Period gilt frame. Oil on canvas measuring 30 x 25 inches, the overall frame size measures: 41 X 36 inches.

Print

Mont Saint Michel
1887-1953, American

Etching, image size: 15 x 11 3/4 inches, 1926, ed. 100, printed by Frederick Reynolds, French Church Series #9, cat. Fletcher-182, pencil signed

Drawing

Across the River
1872- c.1950, American

A very fine pencil drawing by Dexter Dawes measures 7 1/2 x 11 inches.