William Greiner Fine Art
All Items : Fine Art : Drawings : Charcoal : Pre 1980 item #1152951
George Schmidt (American/Louisiana, 1944-) “Estelle Degas arranging Flowers” (at the Degas family home on Esplanade Avenue, New Orleans) , charcoal drawing on paper, 14” x 15”, 16” x 20” artist paper, signed and dated (1986), lower right, framed 24” x 24”, excellent condition. A painter from New Orleans, George Schmidt is determinably anti-modern in his style of artwork and defines his style as Academic Realism...
All Items : Fine Art : Drawings : Pre 1930 item #802894
Eloise Long Wells (American, 1875-1953) "Canal Street at Night, New Orleans 1928" c.1928; crayon on paper, 15 1/2" x 12", framed 26 3/8” x 22 ¾” titled/dated “1928” lower left , and signed lower right margin. Excellent condition. Eloise Long was born in Madison County , Alton Il in 1875, and moved to St. Louis, Missouri in 1879. She married an engineer, George Eugene Wells and they had five children together. Well’s maternal grandfather was Richard J. Compton , a St...
All Items : Fine Art : Drawings : Pre 1940 item #490912
Dusti Swetman Bonge (American, 1903 - 1993) "Fishing Boats in Biloxi, Mississippi" circa 1935 , 8 1/2" x 11 1/4", watercolor on paper, framed 14 1/2" x 17 3/8", excellent condition. Work is accompanied by letter from estate. Rare Mississippi coastal scene. A painter living in Biloxi, Mississippi, Dusti Bonge recorded scenes in modernist style of that city in oil and watercolor. She lived to be ninety years old, and was one of the few southern artists solidly in the modernist school...
All Items : Fine Art : Drawings : Pre 1970 item #69832
John McCrady (American 1911-1968) "study for Rural Symposium, 1964" Ink study on paper for Oxford Square, Ms. painting titled above. Ink on paper. Initialed lower right. 5" x 8", matted. Painting illustrated in NOMA catalog, page 74, plate 38.
All Items : Fine Art : Drawings : Pen : Pre 1980 item #639626
Byron Levey (American/Louisiana, 20th Century), "Bucktown (New Orleans LA) 1976 ", 11" x 15" watercolor on artist paper , Signed and dated (19)76 lower right, excellent condition. New Orleans watercolorist , Byron Levy has been painting for the past 50 years...
All Items : Fine Art : Drawings : Pen : Pre 2000 item #558468
William Eggleston, a well known pioneer of color photography , has also worked in recent years on drawing. This is a circa 1990 colored felt pen drawing, measuring 7" x 7". The work was executed on a 1938 Richard Strauss Opera book. Eggleston has been known to execute these drawings on any paper available. Its not surprising, given Eggleston's talent for playing classical piano, that he might draw this work on such a program booklet (Richard Strauss DAPHNE - Vienna State Opera Chorus)...
All Items : Fine Art : Drawings : Pencil : Pre 1940 item #306482
Morris Henry Hobbs (American 1892-1967)"Old New Orleans, French Quarter", (6) Six pencil drawings on paper, circa 1939, excellent condition, each approx. 7 3/8" x 5" , paper 10 7/8"x 6 7/8" ,titles: "Arches of the Cabildo","Maison Seignouret Patio"-** 520 Royal Street, built 1816,"Pirates Alley", "Old Absinthe House", "Iron Lace Balconies", and "Patio of Little Theatre". All illustrated in "OLD NEW ORLEANS" A History of the Vieux Carre, its Ancient and Historical Buildings...