1872- c.1950, American
A beautiful scene of Mt Monadnock by Marlborough, NH artist Dexter Dawes. Watercolor on paper, sight size 14 1/2 x 19 1/2 inches, c. 1930s, in the original frame. Dawes studied at the Art Students League in New York, and split his time between his native New Jersey and Marlborough, NH. He created many images of the New Hampshire countryside, this view of Mt Monadnock is one of his most vibrant.
This is a beautiful summertime scene of Marlborough, NH by Chinese/American artist Chen Chi. Watercolor on paper, sight size 14 3/4 x 22 inches, outer frame dimension 25 x 33 inches, c. late 1940s, signed in English and Chinese with the artist's stamp in the lower right corner, in a very fine blonde oak frame and cream colored linen mat. Chen Chi was born and raised in China, and began his career as an art teacher first at a girl's high school, then at St John's University School of Architecture in Shanghai.
1872- c.1950, American
This summer landscape by Dexter Dawes was created in 1932. It is signed by the artist in the lower left corner and the sight size is 14 1/4 x 19 inches. 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.
A brilliant seascape by the renowned artist, Sears Gallagher. Created c. 1920, sight size is 13 1/4 x 19 1/4 inches and is signed by the artist on the lower right. On the back of the sheet, written in the artist hand, is the title and the artists signature. Known for his etchings and watercolors of historic streets and landmarks in and around Boston, he also had a love of marine settings and created many scenes of coastal Maine, especially Monhegan Island.
A fine image of sailboats along the shore of Cape Cod, painted in watercolor on paper, sight size 12 3/4 x 16 1/2 inches, signed lower left, framed. Laurence Sisson was born in Maine and after serving in Japan in WWII, studied at the Yale Summer School. He became known for his seascapes of the New England coast as well as images of the American southwest.
This is a vibrant original watercolor by American artist Gordon Grant. The sight size is 14 1/2 x 21 1/4 inches, signed lower left, in a very fine gilt frame, identified with a label from Vose Galleries on the back of the frame. Gordon Grant was born in California and sent to Great Britain for his education. He worked as a staff artist for New York World and Harper's Weekly, covering both the Boer War and the Mexican Revolution, but became most widely known for his marine paintings and lithographs.
Watercolor on paper, sight size 11 x 14 3/8 inches, c. 1930s, signed lower left, framed. Carroll Bill was an artist and architect, studying at Harvard Architectural School. He was a member of many artist's associations, including the Boston Architectural Club, the Boston Society of Architects, the Boston Society of Watercolor Painters, the New York Society of Watercolor Painters, the New York Watercolor Club and the Springfield Art League.
20th Century, American
Watercolor on paper, sight size 13 3/4 x 11 1/2 inches, c. 1960s, signed in the lower right corner, in the original silver metal frame with the artist's stamp on the back. Wotiz graduated from Brown University and became known for her oils and watercolors of the New England landscape and shoreline. She was a member of the North Shore Arts Association, the Concord Art Association and the Western Maine Art Group.
This is a very grand watercolor by noted British artist Joseph Nash (1808-1878). The sight size of this painting is 26 1/8 x 18 3/4 inches, it was painted in 1846 and is signed and dated in the lower right corner. Joseph Nash studied art and architecture with Augustus Charles Pugin, becoming known for his finely detailed images of British architecture, from cathedrals to castles and manors. He would very often place a group of people in the foreground of his compositions, in a way that brought life and energy to the architecture, as can be seen in this image.
1872- c.1950, American
A sunlit scene of a summertime meadow by Dexter Dawes, this watercolor measures 14 1/2 x 19 3/4 inches; it was painted c. 1935 and is signed by the artist. 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.