Tennis, Forehand Drive, Jenny Tuckey
1903-1990, American, Massachusetts Institute of Technology

Photograph, gelatin silver photograph multiflash
Primary Insc: Signed, verso, pencil, "HAROLD EDGERTON". image size is: 9 5/8 X 12 7/8 inches, Edgerton was credited with the invention of the photographic strobe while working at M.I.T. in Boston ... Photographic negative created in 1949, printed circa 1960.

Painting

Mountain View
1872- c.1950, American

This landscape by Dexter Dawes measures 15 x 20 7/8 inches, is signed and dated, 1937. There are some indications that it was painted on a rainy day. 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 paintings. He belonged to a number of associations including the National Arts Club.

Print

New Rochelle- Before the Wind
1899-1985, German/American

This is a very expressive, slightly abstracted etching by Bauhaus artist Werner Drewes, image size 13 7/8 x 10 7/8 inches, 1931, pencil signed, numbered and dated. Walter Drewes was a leader in the abstract movement of American art, and is often credited with bringing much of the Bauhaus aesthetic to America in the mid 20th century. Born in Germany, Drewes was drafted into the German Army at age 18 and served on the Western Front during WWI.

Drawing

Study
1899-1987, American

Pen and ink drawing, image size 7 3/4 x 10 inches, c. 1930, signed and initialed l.r.