Elizabeth Ahlfeldt
20th century, American

Study of a shaded pond
20th century, American

Watercolor, image size 9 x 11 5/8 inches


Grazing Sheep at Dusk
1827-1884, French

Sheep grazing at the end of the day are featured in this oil on canvas by the French painter, Francois-Auguste Ortmans. Canvas size is 13 x 16 inches, signed and dated l.r., housed in a ornate gold frame, identified on a printed German label affixed to the stretcher also with a canvas stencil from Ancienne Maison Valle, Paris, on the reverse, and with a partial Parisian framemaker's label on the back of the frame.


Pasturage in the Touraine near Chateau La Valliere
1830-1894, French

Etching after Troyon (1810-1865), image size 6 13/16 x 8 7/8 inches, plate size 9 x 11 3/8 inches, plate signed lower right


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.