Recent Acquisitions

Roman Caesar

$225.00

Etching C. 1970. Pencil signed in the lower right, pencil numbered in the lower left, 170 in an edition of 200. Published by the Gehenna Press, Northampton, MA. Part of a series of 12 etchings inspired by the Shakespeare play Titus Andronicus. Catalog: Fern and O'Sullivan, 589. Plate measures 12 3/4 x 7 3/4 on 18 x 13 1/2 inch wove type paper with deckled edges. This print depicts the metamorphosis of man into bird, one of Baskin's recurring themes. His birdmen were inspired by those of Hieronymus Bosch and his religious background: they were considered a metaphor for spiritual insight.

White Dream (Shiroi Yume)

$275.00

Color woodblock print. Print measures 21 x 14 3/4 on 23 1/4 x 17 inch wove type paper. Pencil numbered 154 in an edition of 200 in the lower left. Pencil signed in English: "F. Ueda" and "Ueda Fujo" in Japanese. C. 1962. Red block signature in the lower left.

Figures in a Cathedral Interior

$325.00

Etching, pencil signed in the lower right. Plate size measures 24 x 16 1/4 inches. Excellent use of plate toning for the shadows. Andrew Affleck was one of Britain's most important architectural etchers of the early twentieth century. Today, the largest collections of Andrew Affleck's original etchings are housed in the British Museum, London.

The Choir, Westminster Abbey

$325.00

Etching Ca. 1920. Pencil titled in the lower left, pencil signed "J. Alphege Brewer" in the lower right. Plate measure 24 x 15 1/4 inches on 27 1/2 x 17 3/4 inch wove type paper. Brewer exhibited at the Royal Academy, the Royal Institute of Painters in Watercolour, at the Paris Salon of the Académie des Beaux-Arts, and in the shows of the Royal Cambrian Academy.

Cathedral Interior

$495.00

Color etching and aquatint. Pencil signed in the lower right. A rare print! Plate measures 23 x 17 3/4 inches on medium weight wove type 27 1/2 x 23 inch paper. Kasimir studied at the Vienna Academy of Art, although much of his etching technique was self taught and learned through working from nature. He specialized in atmospheric images of architecture, city scenes and landscapes; some bustling with people and automobiles, others quite timeless and serene. Kasimir developed his own technique, which was much more suited to the particular clarity of his compositions. This technique allowed Kasimir to create extraordinarily rich tones and values with clear, crisp lines; he could masterfully bring a scene to life using subtle hues of grays and earth tones accentuated by bright splashes of saturated color.

T Comme Turner

$325.00

Color mezzotint on paper depicting the artist's tools. Pencil numbered in the lower left 29/85. Pencil titled and signed. Plate size measures 11 1/4 x 15 3/4″in a 20 x 24 inch black and gold frame. C. 1981, pencil dated in the lower right.

Arch of the Septimius Severus

$425.00

Color etching and aquatint. C. 1924. Plate size measures 27 1/4 x 18 1/2 on 23 x 33 inch paper, laid down on a 34 x 24 1/4 inch mat. The scene is of the Arch of the Septimius Severus in Rome. Pencil and plate signed in the lower right. Kasimir studied at the Vienna Academy of Art, although much of his etching technique was self taught and learned through working from nature. He specialized in atmospheric images of architecture, city scenes and landscapes; some bustling with people and automobiles, others quite timeless and serene. Kasimir developed his own technique, which was much more suited to the particular clarity of his compositions. This technique allowed Kasimir to create extraordinarily rich tones and values with clear, crisp lines; he could masterfully bring a scene to life using subtle hues of grays and earth tones accentuated by bright splashes of saturated color.

Aaron

$225.00

Image measures 12 3/4 x 7 3/4 on 20 x 13 1/4 inch wove type paper. Plate signed and dated 1970 in the lower right. Pencil signed in the lower right, pencil editioned 170/200. Published by the Gehenna Press, Northampton, MA. Part of a series of 12 etchings inspired by the Shakespeare play Titus Andronicus. Catalog: Fern and O'Sullivan, 586.

Sheep and Lamb in a Spring Landscape

$2850.00

Signed and dated "F. Van Severdonck f. 1863" in the lower left, inscribed and signed by the artist on the reverse.
Oil on panel, painting measures 7 x 9 3/8 inches in a 12 x 15 1/2 inch gold period frame. A luminous painting with striking color and detail.

Birdman

$495.00

Etching from 1969. Pencil editioned in the lower left, signed in the lower right. Print number 27 in an edition of 110. Catalog: F & O 520. Image measures 23 1/2 x 17 1/2 inches in a red 36 x 28 1/2 inch frame. This print depicts the metamorphosis of man into bird, one of Baskin's recurring themes. His birdmen were inspired by those of Hieronymus Bosch and his religious background: they were considered a metaphor for spiritual insight.

Lake and Rocks

$325.00

Attributed to Paul Sandby. c. 1783. Unsigned, artist name and title on back of old mat. A beautifully luminous painting. Image measures 5 7/8 x 8 3/4 inches on 5 7/8 x 8 3/4 inch watercolor paper.

Gloucester Harbor

$650.00

Color aquatint. Numbered in pencil in the lower left, 2/25. Pencil signed in the lower right. Plate signed in the lower left. Plate measures 8 x 10 inches on 8 7/8 x 11 3/8 inch wove type paper. Small registration holes on either side of the print. 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.

Teal

$575.00

Etching from 1925. Catalog: Ordemann 243. Edition 150. Trial proof. Pencil signed and inscribed in the lower left, "To Tiny - 1948." Plate measures 7 3/4 x 10 3/4 inches on 11 1/2 x 14 3/8 inch watermarked wove type paper. This print has a rich drypoint burr.

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