19th Century American Prints

A Showery Day


Original etching by American 19th century artist Peter Moran. The title of this work is: "A Showery Day". It was created and printed in 1875. The etching is hand signed in pencil lower right. It is printed on a thin chine collet paper adhered to a thicker sheet. The image measures 3 X 5 1/8 inches. A rich impression. This image appears in the Wright catalog as image number 6..

Noonday, Hackensack Meadows


This is a very fine original etching, image size 5 5/8 x 8 5/8 inches, 1881, signed and dated in the plate. Mary Nimmo Moran was one of the leading women etchers of the late 19th century, and along with her husband, Thomas Moran was at the forefront of the etching revival. Known for the originality and boldness of her etchings, Mary Nimmo Moran was a member of the Society of Painter- Etchers and the only female member of the Fellows of London's Royal Society of Painter-Etchers.