Carmen Bonanno
1901- , American

The Mates
1901- , American

Etching, image size 9 5/8 x 7 7/8 inches, initialed in plate lower right, pencil signed. A fine impression with ample margins.


South Country
1901- , American

Etching, image size: 8 11/16 x 6 7/8 inches, initialed in plate lower right, pencil singed lower right. Possibly inspired by Bonanno's experiences in North Africa during WWII.


At Rest in the Marsh
1901- , American

Etching, image size 8 1/2 x 11 7/8 inches, initialed in plate lower right, pencil signed lower right. This rich impression is in excellent condition with ample margins.

Painting

Barbizon Landscape with a Country Road
1841-1916, American

Oil on canvas, 18 x 23 1/2 inches, in a very fine period gilt and gesso frame. There is a partial obscure signature and date in the painting lower right, the early label on the back is from the gallery of Charles G. Calder who was a well known Providence, R.I. painting dealer, also on the back is a partial label from Whitaker studios. This is a fine Barbizon style landscape painting by American artist George William Whitaker. Whitaker was a teacher and important painter in Providence R.I. and was known as an American tonalist, influenced by George Inness and Alexander Wyant.

Print

Stripping Ingots
1913-2008, American

This etching was created for the Sheffield Steel Plant in Houston, TX, image size 11 7/8 x 9 1/8 inches, 1939, 23/60, pencil signed "Jackson Lee Nesbitt". In the 1930s, Nesbitt studied art under Thomas Hart Benton, John deMartelly and Ross Braught at the Kansas City Art Institute. He became known for his southern Regionalist prints depicting everyday life in rural America,as well as his industrial images, of which several were commissioned by the Associated American Artists.

Drawing

Marie
1893-1986, American

Conte study, 1961, image size 13 x 10 1/4 inches, pencil signed, framed