Robert Swain Gifford original etching "The Mouth of the Apponigansett"
Medium: original etching. Executed in 1883; this is a rich, dark impression on heavy cream wove paper, from the "Original Etchings by American Artists" portfolio, published in 1883 by Cassell and Company. The plate size is 7 7/8 x 11 1/8 inches. In fine condition with full original margins. Signed by Robert Swain Gifford in the plate (not by hand).
Robert Swain Gifford original etching "Evening"
Medium: original etching. This is a rich, dark impression on wove paper, printed in 1885 for the Sylvester R. Koehler portfolio of etchings and published by Cassell & Company. Plate size: 5 x 8 3/4 inches (128 x 224 mm). Signed in the plate (not by hand).
Condition: there is soiling in the margin; but this is outside the plate and the etched image is clean and fresh.