Sunday, April 27, 2014

Brunette Head and Shoulders Etching and Engraving by American Artist John Sloan - 1933


John French Sloan (August 2, 1871 – September 7, 1951) was a twentieth-century painter and etcher and one of the founders of the Ashcan school of American art. He was also a member of the group known as The Eight. He is best known for his urban genre scenes and ability to capture the essence of neighborhood life in New York City,
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Silver Statue of a Royal Woman with the Cartouches of Necho II on her Arms - Egypt 610-595 BC




Medium: Silver
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Standing Nude Female Figure by Italian Artist Guido Cagnacci - 17th Century


Guido Cagnacci (January 19, 1601 – 1663) was an Italian painter of the late-Baroque period, belonging to the Forlì painting school and to the Bolognese School.
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Medium: Red chalk on beige paper
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