Douglas Ion Smart
1879-1970, British

St. Christopher, Antwerp
1879-1970, British

Etching on green paper, image size 8 3/4 x 4 1/2 inches, pencil signed


Le Chateau Gaillard, from the Seine
1879-1970, British

Etching & drypoint, 6 1/8 x 10 inches, pencil signed


La Seo, Lerida, Spain
1879-1970, British

Drypoint etching, image size 12 7/8 x 10 inches, 1937, ed. of 50, pencil signed

Painting

Cape Breton Island
1854-1946, Canadian

A beautiful watercolor by Hester Donne Kimber measuring 5 3/4 x 8 5/8 inches, signed l.r., framed, c. 1885. "Hetty" Kimber was born in England, where she lived until moving to Nova Scotia in 1881. She traveled to Cape Breton Island many times with a group of painters , studying the history of the island and painting its rugged landscape.

Print

New York from Weehawken
$1450.00
1883-1959, Scottish

A remarkable etching by James McBey of the New York City skyline from Weehawken, NJ, this etching measures 8 x 14 7/8 inches, 1940, cat: Hardie-277, plate signed and dated, hand signed and numbered "XXVII" in ink. Born into poverty McBey was primarily self-taught, becoming a very well respected artist and leading figure of the British Etching Revival. He traveled extensively throughout Europe, America and the Middle East, creating remarkable etchings of the places he visited. McBey lived in New York for several years, and his images of the city are considered some of his finest work.

Drawing

The Bibliophile

Pastel on blue-green toned paper, sight size 14 7/8 x 12 1/8 inches, c. 1840, unsigned, in the original gilt frame. (M)