Oil on canvas, sight size 9 1/4 x 15 1/2 inches, c. 1900, signed l.r., inscription on the back reads "Near Aber, North Wales". This is a beautiful landscape with a shepherd and his sheep set against a majestic mountain background, in an ornate period frame.
Engraving after Giulio Romano; Holy Family "with the Lizard" Prov. Gray: 753; Thies: The picture is in the Gallery of the Pitti palace in Florence. Passavant, Rafael, 11.No.230,Copy a.A repetiton of Raphael's Holy Family "under the Oak Tree" in the Madrid Gallery. Passavant,II.230.
Impression with the engraver's address
Very nice sketch of a tree, standing alone in a meadow, with clouds in the background. This Dexter Dawes pencil sketch is dated 1913 and measures 6 x 9 inches and has sketching notes in the artists' hand on the lower margin.