Leonard Russell Squirrell
1893-1979, British

A Little Black Barn in Suffolk
1893-1979, British

Etching, image size 5 5/8 x 8 1/2 inches, 1929, ed. of 350, pencil signed. A Presentation Print of the California Printmakers Society.

Painting

Atmospheric River Study
1900-?, Chilean

This ethereal watercolor by Mariano Ortuzar measures 12 x 16 inches and is signed and dated on the l.r. Ortuzar, a Chilean born artist, spent years in religious institutions in the study of theology which greatly influenced his painting technique, perspectives and color. A great sense of the mystical and spiritual comes through in his work. Known for his beautiful landscapes of his native Chile, his paintings also include images of Europe, Asia and America. This original watercolor comes framed with the artists bio on the back. (M)

Print

Notre Dame, Paris - The Rose Window
British, 1872-1936

Etching, image size: 21 3/4 x 13 inches, published by Alfred Bell and Co, London, 1928, blindstamp lower left, pencil signed lower right

Drawing

Dover Market
1915-2010, Lithuanian-American

This pencil drawing by Jack Levine measures 5 1/2 x 5 inches. It is pencil signed on the lower right. Levine was best known for his satires on modern life and political corruption. Born in South Boston into a large family, his drawing abilities were apparent at an young age. At 14 he entered a painting program at Harvard and a few years later was employed in the Works Progress Administration. His lower class childhood was often a subject of his paintings and he became known for "telling it like it is".