European School, 18th century.
Graphite with ink wash on laid paper.
Sight size: 8.5” x 11”
Frame size: 16” x 17.75”
By Gerhardt Liebmann (Am. 1928-1989)
Graphite and watercolor on paper.
Signed, titled and dated: “1964”
Sight size: 9.5” x 7.5”
Frame size: 12” x 10”
Liebmann was a photo-realist painter born in 1928 in Downey, California, and who died October 1, 1989 in Washington DC ...
The Yacht Race
Ink and wash on paper, signed and dated: “(18)87” lower right.
Sight size: 12” x 18.5”
Mat Size: 19.75” x 25.75”
“Capt. J. Friedrich Seeth was a noted marine artist and captain of famous clipper ships and lived in East Avenue, New Canaan, for a number of years.”
Obituary of his daughter, Mrs. Dorothea Seeth Nichols, September 6, 1934, New Canaan Advertiser
Frame 10.75" x 9.25"
Attributed to Johannes Christiaan Schotel (Dutch, 1787-1838)
Charcoal and ink wash on paper.
A soldier turned artist, Schotel was skilled in both printmaking and painting. He studied under both Adriaan Meulemans and Martinus Schouman, eventually collaborating with Schouman.
Hs works are held in the permanent collections of museums throughout Holland...
By A. Talbot Smith (British, flourished 189-1914)
Pen and ink on paper, signed.
Smith was an Illustrator and figure artist. He contributed to leading periodicals, including "Punch", and did book illustrations.
Sight size: 9.5" x 6.25
Charcoal on paper, signed with initials.
Sheet Size: 16” x 10.25”
Frame Size: 24.25” x 18.5”
Born in Lausanne, Switzerland, Steinlen studied art at the académie des beaux-arts Lausanne before moving to the Montmartre section of Paris at the age of nineteen...
Original pen and ink illustration, signed and inscribed “for Betty” .
Sight size: 24” x 30”
Frame size: 29” x 35”
Although a highly regarded author and educator, Shenton is best known for his illustrations of some of the greatest literary creations of the 20th century. Books by Fitzgerald, Hemingway, Wolfe and Faulkner were all enhanced by his art work...
by Edward F.D. Pritchard (British 1809-1905)
Ink on paper, signed. Paper Size: 3.5" x 5.5" (Unframed)
Pritchard was a marine, landscape and architectural painter living in Bristol and London, who exhibited at the Royal Academy, the British Institution, the Society of British Artists, Suffolk Street and elsewhere...
Conte crayon on paper, signed and dated: “1969” and titled, signed: “Richard Schmid, Gaylordsville, Conn” and stamped copyright “Richard Schmid 1969” on reverse of original backing paper.
Sight Size: 4.75” x 9.5”
Sheet Size: 7.5” x 14.75”
Frame Size: 13.5" x 18"
Schmid received his artistic training from William H. Mosby at the American Academy of Art in Chicago...
Industrial Mechanism Design
Pencil, watercolor and wash on heavy cream laid paper.
Sight size 15" x 8.25"
Frame size: 20" x 12.5"
Red conte crayon on paper. with black chalk studies on the reverse.
Sight size: 13.75” x 10”
Mat size: 20” x 15.5”
Trained at the Maryland Institute College of Art, as well as the Pennsylvania Academy of Fine Arts, Schuler became a technical assistant to Jacques Maroger at the Maryland Institute of Art during the 1950s...
American or English School, late 19th Century
Ink wash and gouache on toned paper, retaining a partial inscription on the reverse: “original sketch...de San Filippo”.
Sight size: 9.5” x 13.5”
Frame size: 19.75” x 23.75”
Pen on paper, signed and inscribed “Siena (18)‘99”
Sight size: 4” x 4”
Frame size: 10.5” x 10.5”
Born in Providence, Rhode Island, Southwick studied abroad in Paris at the Académie Julian, and also traveled abroad to Berlin.
Benezit, E. Dictonnaire des Peintres, Sculpteurs, Dessinateurs et Graveurs. 1999.
Two Young Ladies
Charcoal on paper, signed lower right.
Sight Size: 16” x 20”
Helmick was a painter, etcher and teacher, born in Zanesville, Ohio in 1845. He studied at the Pennsylvania Academy of Fine Arts under Peter Rothermel. He travelled to Paris in 1854 where he studied and exhibited at the Paris Salon...
(English, 19th Century)
Pencil drawing on paper with the impressed stamp “Rhoads & Sons, London” lower left, the frame dated 1871.
This delightful drawing of a group of cats howling in unison around a music stand is a thoughtful rendering and cat enthusiasts will recognize the intense eyes and bared fangs of these choristers...
Cowboy and Wild Horse
Pencil on paper, signed (fold marks).
Sight size: 8.5” x 11”
Frame size: 14” x 16.5”
An award winning artist, Oughton’s work has been published in numerous magazines, books and advertisements. Readers’ Digest, The Saturday Evening Post, Field and Stream, Cosmopolitan and Outdoor Life have all used his illustrations to accompany stories or decorate their covers...
Pencil on paper, signed and dated: “1928” and inscribed: “Original drawing by Chester B. Price, Fountain Figure by Alfred Faggi, Gift of the Artist, August 1928. Lake Forest, Ill.”.
Sight Size: 8.75” x 5.5”
Mat Size: 16.25” x 13”
An illustrator, etcher and architect, Price shared his talent with many as an instructor in architecture at Columbia University in NYC. He began his own studies at the Art Students League...