All Items : Fine Art : Drawings : Pre 1920 item #1434274
An accomplished colored pencil drawing of a watery landscape, the sun reflecting off those waters, 6 1/2" by 4" (17 1/2" by 15" framed), signed in pencil lower left by the noted American artist CHARLES MELVILLE DEWEY (1849-1937). Dewey was born in northwestern New York state between the Adirondacks and Buffalo. Confined to bed as a youngster by a hip injury, he studied art...
All Items : Fine Art : Drawings : Charcoal : Pre 1950 item #1432950
A truly high quality charcoal drawing decidedly in the modernist vein, featuring two female figures, probably nuns, in an intriguing and mysterious landscape, one holding in her hand a Christian cross. The work, measuring 18" by 12 1/2" (25 1/2" by 19 1/2" framed), is signed at lower right "Joseph", which according to a biography in Hughes' Dictionary of California Artists is the typical signature of JOSEPH MARSH SHERIDAN (1897-1971)...
All Items : Fine Art : Drawings : Pencil : Pre 1940 item #1432624
A pencil drawing of a young girl at the coast (sailing craft visible in the left background), 14 1/2" by 11 3/4" in thin strip frame), signed at lower right by the noted California impressionist painter JOE DUNCAN GLEASON (1881-1959). The sketch may be a study for a painting. Gleason is known for his landscapes, marine scenes, especially those with sailing ships large and small, and portraits...
All Items : Fine Art : Drawings : Pre 1950 item #1430910 (stock #JB03822)
Mixed media drawing, likely charcoal and ink, titled at bottom center "Teton Mountains", and signed at lower left by the well listed California artist PAUL LAURITZ (1889-1975). The drawing measures 11" by 15", the entire unframed sheet 15" by 19 1/2". Lauritz is considered one of the important plein air painters, a number of works having exceeded $25,000 at auction...
All Items : Fine Art : Drawings : Pen : Pre 1930 item #1430580
A PAIR of ink sketch drawings, one fully signed, the subject female nudes, executed in brown ink, measuring 10" by 6" (18" by 14" nicely framed in gold), the smaller work, (4 1/4" by 3 1/2", and 12" by 11" framed) a black ink sketch, signed with initials, of a standing woman in full-length dress with poofy sleeves. The artist is MARCEL-LENOIR (1872-1931), born with the name Jules Oury in Montauban, southwestern France...
All Items : Fine Art : Drawings : Charcoal : Pre 1940 item #1430132
Charcoal on paper with reddish chalk highlights drawing, the subject the stern of a ship with figures and apparent nets/traps, 10 1/2" by 14", unframed, signed at lower right by well listed California artist GEORGE DEMONT OTIS (1879-1962). The ship appears to be named "RAINY" out of Tacoma; the sketch may have been made on the San Francisco Bay waterfront. The artist was born in Memphis, Tennessee and was raised in the Midwest after being orphaned...
All Items : Fine Art : Drawings : Pen : Pre 1940 item #1430131
An ink sketch of a female nude, on thin tissue-type paper, unframed, 5 3/4" by 8 1/2", signed at lower left, and dated there 1937 (or 1931), by noted San Francisco artist FRANK VAN SLOUN (1879-1938). This was quickly executed by a trained hand. Van Sloun was born in St. Paul, Minnesota...
All Items : Fine Art : Drawings : Contemporary item #1430129
A work of fine calligraphy that stands on its own as a work of art, the drawing in watercolor, and gouache/tempera, with a reflective gold paint applied in small diamond shapes, by Southern California contemporary calligrapher artist CAROL HICKS. The work measures 8" by 11" (12 3/4" by 15 3/4" in gold frame). Close examination reveals a wonder of lettering, and even a pattern of finger-like branching three dimensional paint. Hicks stamped the backing with her West Hills, California address...
All Items : Fine Art : Drawings : Pen : Pre 1837 VR item #1430098
A **PAIR** of ink on paper drawings with some pencil guidance visible under magnification, both signed at lower left margin "C. Weitbrecht inv.", one measuring approximately 4 1/4" by 13" (11 cm. by 32 cm), the other 4 1/4" by 11" (11 cm. by 28 cm). These are fine works by the early 19th century German artist CONRAD WEITBRECHT (1796-1836), **GUARANTEED to be original drawings**, and not prints or engravings or etchings of any kind...
All Items : Fine Art : Drawings : Charcoal : Pre 1940 item #1430019
A fine charcoal on paper drawing of a lady, 15 3/4" by 11 3/4", unframed, signed at lower right be an artist who has been called the most important artist in San Francisco in the 1920's and 1930's, RALPH WARD STACKPOLE (1885-1973). Stackpole's importance in San Francisco and California's art scene during the first half of the century as a sculptor, painter, muralist, etcher and art educator is not reflected in the auction record for his work...
All Items : Fine Art : Drawings : Marker : Pre 1990 item #1429555
Original felt tip pen drawing of a polo player mounted on his horse, mallet raised as if in the center of the action, 6 3/4" by 9" (14" by 16" in attractive silvery framing with higher-end closed corners), signed at lower left by noted contemporary American western artist NED JACOB (1938-). Jacob was born in Tennessee and found himself in Montana at a young age, working in Glacier Park. He became acquainted with the well-known Montana artist Ace Powell, who became a mentor...
All Items : Fine Art : Drawings : Charcoal : Pre 1940 item #1429534
A charcoal drawing of Bellaire, Michigan (northern part of the state), signed at lower right and dated 1936, and titled there "Bellaire, Mich.", (and titled on reverse backing "Evening Landscape" (crossed out, and nearby artist signature also crossed out), by well known Michigan artist CHARLES CULVER (1908-1967). This is a rather early work, created when the artist would have been in only his late 20's...
All Items : Fine Art : Drawings : Pen : Pre 1990 item #1428580
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$895.00
THOMAS FLUHARTY illustration on marker board of Huey Lewis signed and dated 1985 11" X 13" we contacted the artist to confirm the authenticity and he kindly did so. This was a snippet from his email. Hey! Makes me chuckle. That drawing was done when I was a young artist in NYC at Gem Studio.
All Items : Fine Art : Drawings : Pre 1930 item #1428204
A pencil drawing of a female nude, unframed, the sheet 17" by 13 3/4", signed with the artist's initials in his hand at lower left corner. This subject is likely famed dancer Isadora Duncan, to whom Walkowitz was introduced in Paris around 1920. He executed it is estimated some 5,000 drawings and watercolors of her, as he was fascinated with the fluidity of her movement and never tired of trying to capture it. Walkowitz was born in Siberia to Jewish parents and came to the United States as a ...
All Items : Fine Art : Drawings : Pre 1990 item #1427059
A color pencil or crayon drawing of corn plants in a strange, modernistic landscape, 9 3/4" by 12 3/4" (20" by 23 1/2" in attractive Southwest-style frame, see patterned corners especially) signed at lower right and dated there '83 by listed California artist EVERETT GEE JACKSON (1900-1995). As a late work, it very much still reflects the skill of the artist. Jackson was born in Mexia, Texas, growing up in the Dallas area, before studying at Texas A & M and the Art Institute of Chicago. By 1923...
All Items : Fine Art : Drawings : Pre 2000 item #1426675
Acquired as one of a number of works by late Bozeman, Montana artist MARION "MAL" LEWIS (1925-2010), this is a crayon drawing of a landscape with trees and a small body of water, 8" by 11", (loosely attached to a white mat), likely dating to late in the artist's life. While traveling through Montana I came upon a group of mostly collage, abstract works by this artist, though there is at least one non-abstract work, a New Mexico drawing, that I have listed. The work signed in pencil at lower righ...
All Items : Fine Art : Drawings : Pen : Pre 1970 item #1425846 (stock #238626)
Joan Miro (1893-1983) "Abstract" original color Lithograph Size 21 x 25", Image size: 11.25'' H x 22.5'' W Sculpture Plate 1, Abstract, Original color lithograph 13/100 -pencil signed and numbered by Miro. Color lithograph on Arches paper under glass. In excellent condition!
All Items : Fine Art : Drawings : Pen : Pre 2000 item #1425614
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$225.00
Richard Faralla american artist 1916-1996 1992 black ink Petaluma CA 1990 Many original works by this artist are in the SF Museum of Modern art. Matted sight 7.5" by 10" frame 15.75" by 13.25"