John L Brown
19th century, European

Cavalryman
19th century, European

Etching, image size6 7/8 x 5 3/8 inches, plate signed "JB"

Painting

Herding the Cows
1854-1934, American

This is a very fine painting of a farmer herding his cows along a country road by Providence artist George Arthur Hays. Oil on canvas, 12 x 9 inches, 1908, signed in the lower left corner, signed and dated on the back of the canvas, in an ornate period gilt frame. George Arthur Hays was born in Greenville, NH, but lived for most of his adult life in Providence, Rhode Island. Although Hays had very little formal training, he was a successful artist known for his Barbizon inspired landscapes, many with cows or sheep.

Print

Moose at a Pond
1881-1968, German

Etching, image 14 7/8 x 12 inches, c. 1920, pencil signed, with original label from David Bendann's Fine Art, Baltimore, Md.

Drawing

Christmas Card
1872- c.1950, American

Ink drawing, image size 7 1/2 x 4 3/4 inches.