Rare original 1870's Robertson steel plate engraving of the late 1860's H.A Thomas lithograph of A. Lincoln and his family taken from Anthony Berger's original 1864 photo. Robertson was an acclaimed NYC engraver who was unfortunate to have his studio destroyed in the PT Barnum American Museum fire of 1865. The engraving is in good condition and retains it's original gesso gilded frame. The overall size is 25" by 21" with the sight being 17" by 13 1/2".
Well recognized New England artist W. A. Hill, titled on reverse "Old Bridge in Hillsboro". The oil on canvas board is signed lower left and measures framed 12" x 16". The piece is in excellent condition and retains Mr. Hill's faded studio business card attached on the reverse and on the frame back in Walter's hand "Old Bridge in Hillsboro, W.A. Hill, Newburyport.
Dow woodcut titled Chrysanthemums subtitled "From an old Japanese book - Kano School by Arthur W. Dow - Ipswich Mass. 1902. Measures 16 x 14 1/2 with a 10 x 8 view. In excellent condition with new acid free mat. Signed with red Dow cypher.