Vintage Opera Costume Illustration. This Pirate is created with Gouache on Paper. Good condition, with trimmed outer edges and tape residue (see pics). Dimensions 8 1/2" x 12". Comes unframed.
19th Century After J.F. Millet Original Pencil Drawing. This original sketch in the style of J.F. Millet is initialed lower right "JFM". Appears to be from a sketch book. Various notes at extreme outer edges. Woman carrying hay. Dimensions 5 3/4" x 8 3/4". Good vintage condition. Comes unframed.
Vintage WWII Pen and Ink Sketch In Old Bremen Germany 1945 by Peter S Blewman.
This well executed pen and watercolour sketch was done at the end of The Second World War.
The scene depicts a street scene with very old buildings.
Mount present, the sketch was originally stuck with old labels.
A well sketched scene, done when Europe was just beginning to emerge from the horrors of
The Second World War.
Size image only: L16.5cm H22.2cm
Presently unframed but I am happily to quote o...
Helen FORBES (1891-1945) Vintage Sketch c.1930's. The inscriptions states this was done while waiting to hear a lecture at the Century Club. This sketch was acquired as part of a larger lot from the estate of Erle Loran. Pencil on paper. Dimensions 7 1/4" x 10 1/4". Very good vintage condition. Unsigned. Unframed.
Helen FORBES (1891-1945) Vintage Sketch c.1930's. Fine sketch of two men by listed artist Helen Forbes. Pencil on paper (Sketchbook). Signed lower right. Dimensions 5" x 7". Very good vintage condition (small pin holes extreme top). Comes unframed.
Original Pen & Ink Drawing by G. John - Lighthouse c.1931. Fantastic pen and ink by a very skilled artist. Signed and dated. Dimensions 6 1/4" x 8 1/2". Very good vintage condition. Comes unframed.
Fine 19th century original drawing by listed artist Georges GRISEL (1811-1877). Titled "Souvenir of Lauterbrunne" (Switzerland). Pencil on paper. Dimensions 8 1/4" x 11 1/2". Signed and inscribed. Very good antique condition. Comes unframed.
Serge Ivanhoff Ink and watercolor figural studies signed and and noted Paris. image 8"x10.5" framed 17" x 19".
Serge Petrovitch Ivanoff was born in Moscow in 1893 and showed artistic ability from a young age. On the family’s move to St. Petersburg, he took the opportunity to further his artistic studies by enrolling at the Imperial Academy of Arts in 1917, at the height of the Russian Revolution...
Original pen and Ink drawing "Girl on the Beach" by Frank Van Sloun signed lower right. Renowned painter, muralist, etcher and educator. Van Sloun studied in New York City under Robert Henri and members of the Ashcan School. Memberships included the San Francisco Art Association, the Carmel Art Association, Bohemian Club, Society of Mural Painters and California Society of Etchers. Image 8"L x 11"W.
Pair of drawings by listed artist Frank van Hermert. Circa 1980's. This diptych is titled "The Places I Sleep". Charcoal on paper. Overall frame dimensions 28 1/4 inches x 43 inches. Very good vintage condition.
Vintage 1970's modernist drawing by listed artist Tad Savinar. Titled "Boys Will Be Boys". Pencil on paper. Dimensions 19 inches x 23 inches. Frame dimensions 23 1/2 inches x 19 1/2 inches. Very good vintage condition.
Early Charles M Ware Pen and Ink illustration. This rare original drawing by Ware is a study of Nude women dancing, and various portraits. Pen and ink on paper. Dimensions 10 inches x 15 inches. Frame dimensions 16 inches x 21 1/2 inches. Good vintage condition (brown stain upper left - see pics). Like most works by Charles Ware, this is expressive and full of movement. A great find.
Gladys E. Cook
Born: Haverill, Ma. 1899
Died: NEW YORK CITY 1976
Cook is most notably known for her sketches of animals.
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CIRCA 1950 - 1960
Graphite on paper
Sight: 12 1/2" X 9 1/2"
Framed: 21"X 17"
No damage, no repairs, no stains, tears or rips. Minor smudging along upper edge. Couple of blemishes to mat. Frame is modern and strong...
Original pen and ink drawing by listed artist Albert Sheldon Pennoyer (1888-1957). A country barn in Northern France. Titled "Genvry". Dimensions 6 inches x 4 1/2 inches. Frame dimensions 12 1/2 inches x 12 inches. Circa 1910. Very good condition (consistent with age).
Fantastic mid century pen and ink by listed French artist Marcel Gromaire (1892-1971). In 1954, he was made commander of the Légion d'honneur and two years later, obtained the National Guggenheim prize and in 1958, The Grand Prix National des Arts. This exceptional Female Nude Figural is in excellent condition. Dimensions 13 inches x 10 inches. Mat dimensions 19 inches x 16 inches. Unframed. Comes matted only. A great find!
Rare sketch of daily life by listed artist Eugene Higgins (1874-1958). This is a page from the artist' sketch book. Graphite on paper. Dimensions 9 inches x 13 inches. Frame dimensions 15 inches x 19 inches. Very good vintage condition (consistent with age).
Victorian era pen and ink illustration by listed artist William Henry Drake. This wonderful pair of illustrations show daily scenes while on a tour of India. Each illustration is signed and inscribed. They are framed together in a single frame. Each measures 5 inches x 7 1/2 inches. Overall frame dimensions 17 1/2 inches x 13 1/2 inches. Very good antique condition. Contemporary frame.
An amusing scene, a rather large lady climbing onto an already overladen cart full of her belongings. There is a real look of indignation on the poor horses face.
There are six Family members plus a black cat.
A very funny pen and ink sketch which is a great talking point, perhaps a hint for someone who has overstayed their welcome.
Signed lower right RL Waller, presented within a shabby gilt glazed frame with ivory mount.
Size image only: 29.5cm by 36.5cm