Woodblocks


Heavenly Music
1929-2009, American

Linocut in brown ink. Print 246 in an edition of 250. Pencil signed in the lower right. Printed by the artist.


Terrier
1879-1967, American

Plate measures 6 x 5 on 9 x 6 inch medium weight handmade paper. Unsigned. The dog is likely the pet of the artist.


Reeds by Stream
1845 – 1924, Japanese

Print measures 10 inches x 5 1/8 inches on 16 1 /4 x 8 1/2 inch paper. Pencil signed and titled, artist's seal in the lower right. C. 1920


Sandpiper
1837-1913, Japanese

Ca. 1900-1910. Artist's seal in lower left. 9 1/2 x 9 7/8 inches.


Eight Views of New England: Portsmouth, N.H.

10 1/2 x 7 1/2 inch color woodblock print by Japanese artist Sachiko Furui. Pencil signed, titled, and editioned. Print 25 in an edition of 100. Sachiko Furui was born in Japan and currently resides in the United States. Like Hiroshige's "100 Views of Edo" and Hokusai's "36 View of Fuji", Furui's goal is to create a series of woodblock prints titled "The Hundred Views of America".


Sunflowers

20th century Japanese School woodblock. 21 x 13 inches. Pencil signed, titled, and dated 1969. Print 17 in an edition of 50.


Abstract Figures in a Field
1885-1917, German

11 3/4 x 8 1/2 inch woodcut on 15 1/4 x 10 1/2 laid-type paper. Unsigned.


The Witches Fire
1879-1946

Framed color woodblock printed in 1925, 8 1/4 x 10 1/2 inches on 9 x 11 1/4 Japan-type paper. Pencil titled and signed.


The Family
1879-1963, Latvian/American

10 1/2 x 8 inch linocut on wove-type paper. Pencil signed and titled. C. 1932. Plate initialed in the lower right corner.


Job Wanted
1879-1963, Latvian/American

This pencil titled and signed linocut depicts the bleakness of New York City in the Depression Era. 8 1/2 x 10 1/4 inches on 10 x 12 1/2 wove-type paper. "1932 N.Y" in pencil on the lower right.

Painting

Portrait of Lady Adelaide Horatia Elizabeth Seymour
1812-1883

Framed watercolor portrait, sight size 7 1/2 by 5 1/2 inches in 12 3/4 x 10 Italian carved gilt frame. Signed and dated in the lower right corner. Inscription on the back of the frame has the artist's name, date, and the name of the sitter, Lady Adelaide Horatia Elizabeth Seymour. Lady Seymour lived from 1825-1877 and married Vice Admiral Spencer.
Corbaux belonged to the Society of British Artists and the New Society of Painters in Watercolors in 1839.

Print

Furling the Foresail
1873-1943, British

This etching by Arthur Briscoe measures 7 7/8 x 11 7/8 inches. Ink signed and numbered on cream laid paper, 1924. Cat: Hurst-85. Framed. Briscoe is known as one of the finest marine etcher of the 20th. century. He owned his own three ton cutter which he used to sail around the Essex coast. Also crewing on a Polish ship, he sketched every aspect of life on the boat. He studied at the Slade Art School and the Academy Julian in Paris.

Drawing

Christmas Card 1941
1872- c.1950, American

Ink and pencil drawing, 1941, image size 10 7/8 x 7 inches.