William Henry Bartlett (English 1809-1854) - The Amphitheatre, Verona, Italy. Circa 1835-38. Sepia watercolor on paper, 4 7/8 x 7 5/16 inches. Excellent condition, framed. Rare, original William Henry Bartlett watercolor which was the preliminary, drawn from nature work that was later engaved on steel. Provenance: Robert R. Porter, Classical scholar and former professor at Princeton and Yale, as well as an Oxford Rhodes scholar.
Harry Fenn (American 1837-1911) - Aquatic Gardening, As it was in the Beginning, 1895. Pen, ink and wash with gouache highlights, 7 x 12 inches. Signed lower left: H. Fenn, 95. Pristine original condition. Original Century Co. label verso with title in the artist's hand. Various other stamps, numbers and notations verso.
Donald Morris Kirkpatrick (American 1887-1966) - Figures on the Beach, Barbados. Watercolor on paper, mtd. on board, 13 x 17.50 inches (image size). Signed lower right: D.M. Kirkpatrick. Excellent original condition, titled on the verso in the artist's hand. Provenance: Descended in the family of the artist. One of many works by the artist in stock, including, oils, watercolors, drawings and etchings.
Watering the Ivy, Circa 1864 - by Alexander Lawrie (American 1828-1917). Watercolor on paper with traces of gum arabic. 8 x 6 inches. Signed lower left: A. Lawrie, Del. Original condition, framed. A very rare, early watercolor by the artist. Exhibitions: The Great Central Fair in Philadelphia, June 1864 (sold to benefit the U.S. Sanitary Commission).