Pencil Drawing on Paper by the Bolivian Surrealist artist, Benjamin Mendoza y Amor Flores (1935 - 2014), untitled of a Man laying on his back holding a large fish on top of him and between his legs, the fish has his mouth open revealing shark’s teeth and has the man’s head within his bite. Mendoza was known for his dream/nightmare drawings, juxtaposing good and evil in unconventional forms...
Amedeo Modigliani, Livorno, Italy, 1884- 1920. This beautiful Cariatide is oil pencil on tan paper, apprx 16.5"H by 11.5"W, signed upper left " a Paul Modigliani", Verso original Modigliani Studio card, Gallery Bernard card and original Description label. Condition: paper laid on cardboard, edges fraying and some fading. It is likely that this is a drawing used in Modigliani's studio and that the Paul is Paul Alexander
Colored pencil on card, 1982, inscribed 'Architect: Emilio Ambasz' and dated lower left. 14 1/2 x 20 in. (sheet), unframed. Provenance: Ambasz donated this piece to Architects for Social Responsibility auction, 1985. Condition: In very good condition.,
The House of Spiritual Retreat
by Emilio Ambasz
November 23, 2005–March 26, 2006
The Museum of Modern Art NY
Emilio Ambasz originally designed the House of Spiritual Retreat in 1979 for an imaginary site near Cordoba, Spain...
Original charcoal drawing by Jean Hippolyte Marchand (French, 1883-1940). Initialed JHM l.r. Also with a gallery label verso from Crane Kalman Gallery, 178 Brompton Rd. London, which gives the name of the artist, the title of the work, and the name of the purchaser in 1967. Crane Kalman Gallery handled the estate of the artist and held a number of exhibitions of his work, including a retrospective exhibition in 1967.
One of three works by this artist currently available.
Original charcoal sketch on paper by Jean Hippolyte Marchand (French, 1883-1940). Circa 1920. Stamped with the artist's atelier stamp "Atelier/Jean/Marchand" lower right. Bears a label from Pitt And Scott Ltd. verso. One of three works by this artist currently available.
Masterful pen and ink drawing titled "The Butterfly Catcher" by well-listed academic artist Jehan Georges Vibert (French, 1840 – 1902). Signed lower right. Housed in a gilt and gesso wood frame under glass and a single layer of white matting with a gilt fillet. Visible image measures 5.5" W x 7.5" H overall paper measures 8"W x10" H. Minor yellowing, commensurate with age.
Vibert was known for his genre scenes, often of cardinals and clergy...
Original color chalk sketch of a nude by William Stout (American fantasy artist, illustrator, film designer, born 1949). This work is signed, dated (1999), and titled "Pamela" l.r. William Stout is a legendary illustrator and film designer.
Original pastel painting on paper by Ramon Kelley (American, born 1939). Offered in its original frame from Kelley's own gallery. Signed and dated 1971 l.r. Also inscribed verso: "Senora Lucero, Santa Fe, New Mexico, Pastel, $400, Ramon K. 71" In excellent original condition.
Vintage charcoal drawing of a female nude, presented matted and in a 19th C carved antique-gold frame. Image size: 24" x 18". less
Dimensions 28.5ʺW × 2.0ʺD × 34.5ʺH
Harry Bertoia monotype on rice paper
Tall sculptural forms in varied textures and hues
Paper size - 19 1/2" x 22 3/4"
Set in black frame - size 25" x 30"
Very good original condition
Original charcoal-pencil drawing on grey paper by Warren Brandt (American, 1918-2002). Signed l.r. Also inscribed verso: "#11--Warren Brandt--Sisters--Charcoal-Pencil--11 1/2 by 13--$300". Still bears a gallery label from the Louise Himelfarb Gallery in Water Mill, New York.
Warren Brandt was born in Greensboro, NC. He lived and worked in New York...
An exceptionally rare and fine portrait of two children, possibly twins, in pencil and charcoal, dated August 1855. While the artist is unknown, he has captured the astonishingly innocent expressions of two very young children, probably Northeastern United States, sitting for their portraits, with the boy on the right reaching for a toy in the hand of the girl on the left, most likely his sister. They are both seated in a wooden bench attired in clothing very typical of the period...
Genre drawing of a mother and daughter, en trois-crayons on buff paper. English, late 18th C. Framed and matted; in very good condition.
Dimensions: 24" x 20" framed
15.5"x10" drawing of Saye's Court previously owned by John Evelyn. Bio for AskArt: Hughson Hawley was a self-taught watercolorist, theater-set designer and specialist in painting cathedral interiors. He was born in Brighton, England, and began his career by painting sets for the Theatre Royal in his hometown and, later, for the theater at Stratford-on-Avon, where his father was the town librarian...
Few subjects can bring as much sunshine into a room as can flowers. This composition sketched in chalk on paper features a bouquet of flowers sitting happily in an unassuming but striking yellow flower pot which melds beautifully with the background and foils liltingly with the flowers. The sketch is signed in the lower right hand corner Malbre Burch 2000, completed when the artist was in her 80s...
13.5"x 11" image only,signed C.M.
9"x12," Bio from Askart: Charles E. Waltensperger began sketching at a very young age, this continued as he worked as an elevator operator for the Detroit Free Press. There he kept a sketch tablet with him, drawing his passengers. One model, William E...
Graphite on paper, unsigned, but known to be Wagner since bought in a group of Wagner drawings.Bio from ask art.com: A native of Pennsylvania, Frederick Wagner was a painter of impressionist urban scenes, often views of Philadelphia. His many cityscapes including views of bridges and skyscapes were a distinct genre in the United States at the turn of the 20th century, and he began these subjects as early as 1906. The suggestion of many of his...