20th Century American
This etching and mezzotint after the drawing by J.M.W. Turner measures 7 x 10 inches and is pencil signed, plate titled, dated, 1896.
Etching measuring 9 1/2 x 6 3/4 inches by the American artist, George Elbert Burr, pencil signed, cat: Seeber-135. Burr was an American printmaker and painter best known for his etchings and drypoints of expansive views of the Sonoran and Mojave deserts.
This Howard Simon wood-engraving measures 7 x 7 1/8 inches, pencil signed, 1948, created in a limited edition for members of the Woodcut Society in Hicksville, NY, comes in a presentation folder.
Etching by the American artist Louis Orr measuring 11 3/4 x 8 inches, 1928, pencil signed, part of a series of eight prominent buildings at Dartmouth College that Orr created for a portfolio in 1928.
This Warren Davis etching measures 7 7/8 x 6 inches, pencil signed, label from Kleemann-Thorman Galleries, New York included, c.1928. This delicately rendered etching is a great example of Davis's images of graceful female nudes, many of which were used for Vanity Fair and Life magazines in the very early 1900s.
This etching by the American artist Ivan Summers measures 7 7/8 x 9 7/8 inches, pencil signed and titled, edition of 50. Summers spent most of his life in the East living in Woodstock, NY where he was known for his landscape paintings and etchings. He was a WPA artist, a teacher and medical illustrator.
"West Quoddy Light" by the American artist Stevan Dohanos measures 10 x 8 inches, pencil signed and titled. Dohanos was an Ohio born commercial artist, illustrator and fine artist who first studied at the Cleveland School of Art and went on to illustrate for McCall's, the Saturday Evening Post and Esquire. His paintings and prints have been displayed in the Cleveland Museum of Art, Whitney Museum of American Art and Dartmouth College.
Original etching by Roth, titled "A Quiet Canal, Venice" This etching was created and printed in 1906, the image measures 4 1/2 X 9 1/8 inches, hand signed and dated in pencil printed on a light weight laid type paper.
This c.1925 etching by William Meyerowitz measures 7 7/8 x 9 7/8 inches, plate and pencil signed, framed. Meyerowitz studied at the National Academy of Design in NY and is best known for his development of producing etchings in color. His work is at the Metropolitan Museum of Art; Carnegie Institute; National Academy of Design; Harvard University and the Library of Congress.
This etching by Peter Marcus measures 9 1/8 x 7 5/8 inches, pencil signed, label included from Kennedy and Co. Rare Prints, NY. Marcus studied at the Art Students League and in Paris at the Ecole des Beaux Arts. His works are included in the National Academy of Design, Art Institute of Chicago and the Salmagundi Club.