French woodcut by famous French listed artist Raoul. Dufy--title in French La Danse-depicts French sailor having a good time on a tropical island-no condition problems-has studio mark and edition number 143/220 in pencil on left hand margin-14 inches by 14 inches-add 3.75 inches all around for mat and frame
Warren Davis, American, 1865-1928, "Seated Nude". A very fine original etching by American artist Warren Davis, this image measures 7 7/8 x 5 3/4 inches, c. 1900, pencil signed. Warren Davis studied at the Art Students League in New York and became known for his etchings of idealized female figures, many of which were used on the covers of Vanity Fair and Life magazines. Later in his career Davis exhibited in Europe and the United States including the Pennsylvania Academy and the Salmagundi Club...
Frank Benson, American, 1862-1951, "Here They Come!". This is a fantastic original etching with drypoint by by American sporting artist Frank Benson. The image size is 13 3/4 x 11 5/8 inches, published in an edition of 150 in 1928, cat: Ordeman-278, pencil signed. Frank Benson was a very successful painter and a member of "The Ten" along with Childe Hassam and J. Alden Weir, before he began the sporting paintings and etchings for which he is most widely known...
Edith Loring Getchell Pierce, American, 1855-1940, "A Windy Day Near Santa Cruz". This is a rare original etching by Edith Loring Getchell Pierce after a painting by California artist William Keith. The image size is 9 x 12 3/4 inches, published in 1886, pencil signed. A very rich impression with beautiful plate tone on medium weight laid type paper. Edith Loring Getchell Pierce was one of the leading women etchers of the of the American Etching Revival...
Leonard Baskin, American, 1922-2000, "Sioux in Green Oval". This is a vibrant original lithograph in colors by American artist Leonard Baskin. The image size is 24 1/2 x 36 1/2 inches oval, 1974, cat: Fern & O'Sullivan- 655, artist's proof apart from the published edition, pencil signed and notated "AP", printed on a full sheet of Arches paper with deckle edges. Leonard Baskin was an important artist in the mid 20th century, known for his evocative wood engravings, lithographs, and etchings...
Puerto Rican lithograph by famous local artist Jose Alicea titled in pencil in Spanish Women at the Window-dated 1970 edition 21/75- framed in the period-no condition problems-20 by 28 inches-add 5 inches all around for frame and mat- a listed -artist in large collections to include the Metropolitan museum-has sales records
Jules de Bruycker, Belgian, 1870-1945, "La Ruelle". This 1906 etching by Jules de Bruycker measures 13 1/4 x 5 3/8 inches. It is pencil signed and titled and plate dated. Jules de Bruycker was a Belgium born artist whose images were inspired by ordinary people on the streets and in the market places. Heavily influenced by Frank Brangwyn and James Whistler, he was considered the most important Belgian etcher in the early 20th Century.
Francis Hopkinson Smith, American, 1838-1915, "Bath Abbey". This rare, early 20th C. etching by Francis Hopkinson Smith measures 9 7/8 x 7 1/2 inches, pencil signed and titled. Smith was an author, artist and engineer, writing many books but also known for his atmospheric watercolors and oils. In his early years he is credited with building the foundation for the Statue of Liberty. At the age of 50 he gave up his engineering career and devoted the rest of his life to writing and painting.
Dorsey Potter Tyson, American, 1891-1969, "Goose Boy". This colored etching by Dorsey Potter Tyson measures 5 x 4 inches. It is pencil signed and numbered with the artists stamp in the upper left corner, c. 1930. Label with artist provenance on backing. Tyson was known for his decorative, Asian influenced color etchings very much in the style of Elyse Ashe Lord...
very interesting hand colored engraving of a old fort in the Gold Coast also known as Ghana--fort is Cap Corse, a northwest view, dud 1727--fort built by Portugal but traded hands with the Dutch, Swedish ad English --traded in gold, slaves and ivory mainly-explains why the ownership of fort was much sought-11.5 by 9.5 inches-add 3 inches for mat ad beveled mahogany frame --no condition problems--info on back has more history on fort.
If you are looking for a great piece of graphic art consider this original lithographic poster from the National Gallery in Washington D.C. 1977. Unframed it measures 44 x 21.75 inches in good condition with scuff on left side on border
Puerto Rican lithograph by famous local artist Jose Alicea titled in pencil in Spanish Women and Child-dated 1970 edition 4/75- framed in the period-no condition problems-19 by 26 inches-add 3.5 inches all around for frame and cloth mat- a listed -artist in large collections to include the Metropolitan museum-has sales records
Hand colored print of the world's largest steam frigate in 1852, the Cyclops, the image measures 25 x 18 inches sight and in original frame with a few losses to veneer. the print is bright with scuffs in water see photo description.
London, Day & SON for F.G. Moon 1846/49 image size 14 x 19 7/8 inches archival framed with hand colored highlights in excellent condition subscriber edition
This original Stow Wengenroth lithographic print titled Serenity published 1951 is in excellent condition clear and bright . Size 11 3/8 x 17 3/4 inches. This piece came from the Kennedy Gallery in N.Y.
this poster was designed by Picasso for an exhibition of his works held at the Musee Cantini in Marsellie, France in 1959. The litho was printed in Paris at atelier Mourlot and engraved by Henri Deschamps. It measures 30 x 19.75 inches & has slight water damage on lower left in frame colors are bright and not faded
Henri Matisse lithographic poster in 10 colors printed by Parisian printers the Mourlots and published by the Syndicat d'Initiative de Nice & L'Union Mediterranean measures 25.4 x 39.2 inches (65 x 100 cm) framed in N.Y. 1947-8 and still protected by it , the colors are bright and not faded and this fanciful image is totally delightful melange by a great artist
powerful image from Kollwitz' Baurenkrieg series, plate 7 1908. This example is blind stamped Munchen 22 by Becke. It was this series that projected Kollwitz into prominence and later had her condemned a socialist decadent by the Nazi regime prior to her banishment.Image size 13 x 16.5 inches archivally framed in excellent condition from well known estate of Trina Hyman.