Two John S. Bower Pastel Fish Paintings

This pair of well executed American pastel paintings on board are signed John Bower.   John Bower worked in New England in the late 19th and early 20th century. The paintings are in good condition, however there is some light staining on background near the top of one and a crease on the top left side of the other. W: 9.25", H: 21.5".