Recent Acquisitions


Judy
20th Century American

This artist proof by Bill Braver measures 4 3/8 x 2 1/4 inches. Pencil signed and dated on the lower margin.


Frederick Chopin
1940-, American

This exquisite illustration of Frederick Chopin by Barry Moser has a diameter of 17 1/2 inches on a sheet measuring 29 x 22 inches. It is pencil signed, numbered and titled. Print comes with paper label with artist provenance.


The Great Wave
$100.00
1760-1849, Japanese

"The Great Wave" by Hokusai measures 9 3/4 x 14 1/2 inches. An early restrike, it has some worm damage and water stain. This is the first print in his series "Thirty-six Views of Mount Fuji" and his most famous work, one of the most recognized works of Japanese art in the world.


Plum Tree and Blue Magpie
1911-1995, Japanese

This vibrant woodblock print by Toshi Yoshida measures 9 3/4 x 14 3/4 inches, pencil signed and titled in English and Japanese, blindstamp, 1951. Toshi Yoshida was the son of the great Hiroshi Yoshida, one of the most famous woodblock print artist of the 20th. century, his father having a tremendous influence on him. They traveled together throughout the world creating landscapes, portraits and animal scenes.


A Grassy Riverbank

A very fine 19th Century American landscape, watercolor on paper, sight size 5 3/4 x 8 3/4 inches, c. 1890s. Although this painting is unsigned, it is a lovely composition painted by a very competent hand. This painting was recently matted with archival materials and housed in a period carved wood frame.


Scottish Landscape

This is a very atmospheric original etching in the style of Scottish artist D. Y. Cameron(1865-1945). The image size is 5 1/4 x 6 1/2 inches, c. 1910s, unsigned.


Provincetown Dune
1903-1992, American

Lithograph, image size 9 1/4 x 13 3/8 inches, 1941, pencil signed, dated and titled. John Gregory was a Provincetown artist, specializing in images of the Cape Cod landscape.


Cape End Dune
1903-1992, American

Lithograph, image size 8 x 13 inches, 1940, edition of 25, pencil signed, dated, titled and numbered. John Gregory was a Provincetown artist, specializing in images of the Cape Cod landscape.


Large Dunes, Provincetown
1903-1992, American

Lithograph, image size 7 3/8 x 11 1/4 inches, 1938, pencil signed, dated and titled. John Gregory was a Provincetown artist, specializing in images of the Cape Cod landscape.


Cape Cod Dunes
1903-1992, American

Lithograph, image size 9 1/2 x 13 3/4, c. 1940, pencil signed and titled. John Gregory was a Provincetown artist, specializing in images of the Cape Cod landscape.


Teeming Ingots
$1650.00
1894-1964, American

This is a dramatic original etching by American artist James E. Allen. The image size is 11 7/8x 9 7/8 inches, published in 1935 in an edition of 100, commissioned by the Society of American Etchers, pencil signed. James Allen was born in Louisiana and as a young man studied at the Art Institute of Chicago before moving to New York to study at the Art Students League and the Grand Central School of Art. He was known for his powerful images of American building and industry of the early 20th century, his work portraying the strength and heroism of the American blue collar worker.


Peace on the Amalote
20th c., American

A serene Florida landscape by Walter Locke, this etching measures 8 3/4 x 12 inches, published in 1937 by the Associated American Artists, pencil signed, titled and dated.


Alpine View

This is very fine original painting of a mountain landscape, most likely of the Swiss or Austrian Alps. It is painted in oil on masonite, 16 1/8 x 20 3/4 inches, c. 1940s, with an indistinct signature in the lower right corner, framed.


Foggy Weather
1903-1992, American

"Foggy Weather" measures 9 3/8 x 13 7/8 inches and is pencil signed, titled and numbered. Gregory was born in Brooklyn, NY and studied at the Art Students League with John Sloan.


End of the Wharf - Provincetown
1903-1992, American

This 1941 lithograph by John Gregory measures 13 1/4 x 9 inches and is pencil signed, titled and numbered. Gregory was born in Brooklyn, NY and studied at the Art Students League with John Sloan.


Near the Rialto, Venice
1879-1964, American

This 1906 scene of Venice by Ernest Roth measures 9 1/4 x 6 7/8 inches. It is pencil signed and dated in an edition of 80, framed. Roth studied at the National Academy of Design under James Smillie, exhibiting in NY, Philadelphia and Chicago, winning numerous awards including First prize for Architectural Subject from the Chicago Society of Etchers and the S. Sanford Saltus Prize from the Salmagundi Club.


European Street Scene
1879-1964, American

This 1914 "European Street Scene" by Ernest David Roth measures 7 3/8 x 6 7/8 inches and is pencil signed and dated. Framed. Roth studied at the National Academy of Design under James Smillie, exhibiting in NY, Philadelphia and Chicago, winning numerous awards including First prize for Architectural Subject from the Chicago Society of Etchers and the S. Sanford Saltus Prize from the Salmagundi Club.


The Matriarch
1906-1978, American

This beautiful lithograph of "The Matriarch" by Stow Wengenroth measures 13 1/4 x 11 inches. Created in 1974, it is pencil signed and numbered. Wengenroth was one of the preeminent lithographers of 20th century America, known for his atmospheric, incredibly detailed images of the New England landscape and coastline. He studied at the Art Students League and the Grand Central School of Art in New York, and in the summers studied with John Carlson in Woodstock NY and George Ennis in Eastport ME.


From the Coal Market, Prague
1877-1942, Czech

A vibrant scene of a bustling Prague street, this etching and aquatint in colors measures 13 3/4 x 16 1/4 inches, published in 1910 in an edition of 200, cat: Novak-124, pencil signed with the artist's stamp in red ink in the lower margin. T. F. Simon was born in Bohemia, now the Czech Republic. He studied at the Academy of Fine Arts in Prague and traveled extensively throughout Europe, as well as Asia and the U.S. He lived in Paris from 1905-1913, then returned to Prague to teach at the Academy of Fine Arts.


Mt Byers, Colorado
1859-1939, American

This is a truly remarkable, very rare color etching and aquatint by George Elburt Burr. The image size is 6 7/8 x 9 3/4 inches, c. 1915, pencil signed and numbered "42", annotated "del et imp", indicating that this is a proof printed by Burr himself. George Elbert Burr studied at the Art Institute of Chicago for a short time, but was otherwise self taught. He began his career as a commercial artist for several publications, including Harper's Weekly and Scribner's magazine.

Painting

Mare and Foal

This is a very sweet painting of a mare and her foal in a European landscape. It is painted with oil on panel, panel size 6 3/4 x 7 3/4 inches, frame size 13 1/2 x 14 inches, c. 1870s, with an indistinct signature in the lower left corner, part of which appears to have been rubbed off by the edge of the frame. This painting comes in a remarkable ornate period gilt frame.

Print

Three Figures
1935- , Italian

Etching, image size 9 5/8 x 6 1/2 inches, 1961, pencil signed and dated, titled indistinctly.

Drawing

Christmas Card
1872- c.1950, American

Pencil drawing, image size 8 1/4 x 10 3/4 inches.