Rona Schneider Fine Prints
  John Mackie Falconer   (1820-1903)

  THOMAS COLE'S FIRST STUDIO AT CATSKILL, NY, 1881. Signed in the plate. Each year the New York Etching Club selected the eight best etchings of their annual exhibition to be reproduced by the artist in a small version for use in the catalog. This was published in the first NYEC Catalog, 1882. Falconer was a devoted admirer of Cole and did a number of etchings devoted to Cole's life and work. See: Linda S. Ferber, "Our Mr. John M. Falconer," Brooklyn Before the Bridge, exh. cat., Brooklyn Museum, 1982.
  Etching, 4 13/16" x 3 3/8". $150.
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