David Teniers
1582-1649, Italian

Delizie De' Fiamminghi
1582-1649, Italian

Engraving by T. Jorma, image size 13 5/8 x 10 13/16 inches, 3 pinholes

Painting

Summer Harvest in the Hague
1866-1949, Dutch

A lovely scene of the Dutch countryside during summer harvest by Berend Adrianus Bongers. The painting size is 14 3/4 x 28 3/4 inches and is housed in a period frame measuring 25 1/2 x 39 inches. Signed by the artist on the lower right with a date of "1906" found on the back of the frame. Bongers was a "Delft" master and painted in the manner of the "Hague School" where views of domestic life and its daily activities were often painted. Educated at the Academy of Art in The Hague, he painted landscapes, portraits, genre scenes and still lifes.

Print

The Ile-De-La-Cite - Paris
1895-1975, American

This richly inked etching by the American artist, Samuel Chamberlain, measures 10 1/2 x 11 1/2 inches, pencil signed, titled and numbered 72/100, 1925, also known as "Notre Dame from the Quai de l'Hotel de Ville", cat: BPL #2. Included with this print is the "Schwartz Galleries-NY" label. Chamberlain became well known for his carefully rendered etchings and drypoints of both European and American buildings and cityscapes as well as very detailed landscapes. This etching was also published in the periodical "The American Architect" in 1925 for an article written by Mr. Chamberlain.

Drawing

Edge of the Field
1872- c.1950, American

This landscape drawing by Dexter Dawes measures 18 1/2 x 24 1/2 inches and is signed in the lower right corner. Dawes was born in Englewood, NJ and went on to study at New York City's Art Student League. He summered in Marlboro, NH surrounded by beautiful gardens with views of Mount Monadnock which became the inspiration for many of his lithographs and drawings. He belonged to a number of associations including the National Arts Club.