New York: April 18, 1933. Published in PORTRAITS: the Photographs of Carl Van Vechten, (1978). Read More about Portrait photograph of Rockwell Kent
n.p: 1882. Four Original Bridgeman Watercolors of John Jorrocks, Esq., 1882. Four original Bridgeman watercolors of John Jorrocks, Esq., Surtees's colorful fox-hunting hero of Handley Cross and other sporting novels. Of Bridgeman, Mitchell notes, “Little can be traced of this caricaturist whose figures all have delightful smiling faces with rosy..... Read More about John Jorrocks, Esq
London: Printed by W. Bulmer, 1812. First Edition. The first of 11 volumes issued through 1861 by Thomas Combe who was responsible for the first four parts. Printed by Bulmer. Read More about A Description of the Collection of Ancient Marbles in The British Museum
[London]: [Ca. 1932]. Brockhurst, Gerald L. Fine Etching by Brockhurst of Chase Manhattan Bank President. Gerald Leslie Brockhurst (1890-1978) was born in Birmingham, England, where he displayed a precocious talent for drawing. In London he was a prize-winning pupil at the Royal Academy Schools, and began etching in 1914. The..... Read More about “Albert H. Wiggin, Esq.” (President of Chase Manhattan Bank): etching
n.p. [London]: n.d. Brockhurst, Gerald L. Irish Etching by Gerald Brockhurst. Gerald Leslie Brockhurst (1890-1978) was born in Birmingham, England, where he displayed a precocious talent for drawing. In London he was a prize-winning pupil at the Royal Academy Schools, and began etching in 1914. The following year he and..... Read More about “Ballynakill Woman”, etching, signed lower right in plate and below in pencil
n.p. [Probably London]: n.d. [Ca. 1930]. Brockhurst, Gerald L. Fine Etched Portrait by Gerald Brockhurst. The subject, Charles Lee Reese (1862-1940), was, the DAB notes, “one of the outstanding American industrial chemists of his day”. In 1902 he became chief chemist of E.I. du Pont de Nemours & Company and..... Read More about “Dr. Charles Lee Reese”: etching
Birmingham, England: 1904. Brockhurst, Gerald Leslie. Painted by Gerald L. Brockhurst at Age 14. This remarkable watercolor was done by Brockhurst while studying at the Birmingham Municipal School of Art. Notes Wildman: “At the turn of the century, the so-called Birmingham Group, mostly staff and students of the School, had..... Read More about Joan of Arc after Sir Frederic Leighton , "A Condottiere."
[London]: . Brockhurst, Gerald L. Fine Etched Portrait of Mrs. Wiggin by Brockhurst. Mrs. Wiggin was the wife of Albert H. Wiggin, President of the Chase Manhattan Bank, whose portrait Brockhurst also etched.Gerald Leslie Brockhurst (1890-1978) was born in Birmingham, England, where he displayed a precocious talent for drawing. In..... Read More about “Mrs. Albert H. Wiggin”: etching
n.p. [London]: n.d. Brockhurst, Gerald L. Irish Etching by Gerald Brockhurst. Gerald Leslie Brockhurst (1890-1978) was born in Birmingham, England, where he displayed a precocious talent for drawing. In London he was a prize-winning pupil at the Royal Academy Schools, and began etching in 1914. The following year he and..... Read More about “A Mountain Man”, woodcut, signed lower right
1933. A lively pencil sketch of a competition in practice between two polo players. Read More about Drawing: inscribed "Boeseke vs. Winston Guest. Cochane Field. Practice 22. Elmer wanted the...
n.p: 1939. Original Paul Brown Drawing. In one corner of the backing sheet is lightly pencilled in an unknown hand, “Almost identical The Good Luck Colt p. 184 by G.T. Eames 1953”. Read More about Original drawing of a harness-racing scene
New York: Scribners, etc, v.d. Paul Brown Collection. A substantial and interesting collection of Paul Brown remarques in his books, most drawn for the same young horseman, over a period of years.Great Horse Stories (1946). Remarque of a horse's head and inscription, "For Emma, with lots of luck, Paul, 46"Fire!..... Read More about Collection of 11 books, comprising 7 volumes signed or inscribed with original drawings:] Silver...
nd. Paul Brown is best known for his illustrations of horses and equestrian sports, as well as some of his books, published with The Derrydale Press, Dodd and others, but he also illustrated Brooks Brothers catalogs for decades. Brown's pencil sketches relied on his keen powers of observation and he..... Read More about Drawing of Man and Woman skiing in foreground, with horse-drawn sleigh in background
New York: Polo Magazine, 1931. First edition, edition size unknown. Brown did three prints for Polo Magazine from 1931 through 1933, each representing Aintree. Read More about The Water Jump in the Grand National of 1931 at Aintree. Title in Brown's hand in plate "The...
Ca. 1860. Fine Large Watercolor by "Phiz" Hablot K. Browne, "Phiz" (1815-1882) was an illustrator, painter, sporting artist and cartoonist. His career began in 1836 with his illustrations to Dickens's Sunday Under Three Heads, which led to his being selected to illustrate Pickwick Papers, and to a collaboration with Dickens..... Read More about "Where can my nieces be? "
Vienna: Anton Schroll & Co, (c, 1932). Read More about Bruegels Gemälde
1906. NEW JERSEY: Canal and Lock Scene , 1906. John A. Brunner (1868-1948) was born in Scotch Plains, New Jersey. His early training as an artist was under the supervision of Count Zalitsky in Westfield, N.J. He subsequently studied at the Cooper Union in New York City, and thereafter travelled..... Read More about Weston Lock on the Delaware and Raritan Canal, August 1906, Afternoon
New York: Century Rooms, . INSCRIBED TO ASHER B. DURANT. Inscribed on cover to "A(sher) B. Durand with the sincere respect of F.F. Marbury Jan 11th, 1879 The Century." Bryant had been the President of the Century. Read More about Bryant Memorial Meeting of the Century
Dublin: 1719/20. Calligraphic specimen by the "Little Man from Nuremberg," Matthias Buchinger, displaying the digitless performer's extraordinary facility with the pen and his characteristic omni-directional and mirror-image calligraphy. The specimen, dating from Buchinger's time living in Ireland, comprises an ornamental head-piece encompassing the name "John Rochfort," with large capital "ABC"..... Read More about Calligraphic specimen
London: ca. 1810]. "Buck, Adam, 1758-1833, portrait painter, elder son of Jonathan Buck, a silversmith of Castle Street, Cork, was born there in 1759. With a younger brother, Frederick, he studied art from an early age, and acquired some repute in youth in his native city as a painter of..... Read More about Two Portraits: Boy with Hoop and Young Girl in a Landscape
New Haven, Connn: Published for the Yale Art Gallery by the Yale University Press, 1970. First edition. Read More about American Silver. Garvan and Other Collections in the Yale Art Gallery. Volume I : New England. ...
1879. Third State. Read More about Etching: L'Hiver à Paris ou la Neige à Paris
London: C. Kegan Paul & Co, 1878. Read More about The Civilisation of the Period of the Renaissance in Italy. Authorised translation by S.G.C....
n.p: 1914. Early Original Warbler Watercolor by Edgar Burke. The bird (an adult male) sits on a branch, facing left. An early work, done while the artist was studying medicine; rendered in meticulous detail, it is extremely decorative.Edgar Burke, MD (1889-1950) successfully combined the vocation of medicine (he was a...... Read More about “Blackpoll Warbler”