circa 1900 china jade plqque
Robert Riggs, American, 1896-1970, "Dust Storm," charcoal drawing, C. 1941. Image size 10 1/2 x 10 1/2 inches on 12 x 12 inch medium weight wove type paper. An early study for the well-known lithograph of the same name. The lithograph was an advertisement for Purlator Oil Filters in the 1941 Saturday Evening Post. Charcoal and ink on paper. Signed "Rob" in the lower right. An incredibly sharp drawing with dramatic chiaroscuro.
An original antique French master pencil drawing of a young shepard boy. Signed titled and dated 1847 on verso in French. Image size 7.5"W x 9.5"L archival matted and framed overall size 13 x 16". In excellent condition.
Original pastel drawing of a nude by Vincent Nesbert (American, born in Poland, 1898-1976), circa 1940-1950. In excellent condition. Signed L.R. Vincent Nesbert is a well listed artist.
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
European painted vertical plaque of a solider holding a spear is dressed in a colorful orange clothing with a hat with a large plume, the costume of the day, in front of a decorative wall and black and white tile floor. Framed, signed. Size: 15-1/2” high x 7-1/2” wide
13" x 9"
Pending further research, this drawing formerly attributed to Procacinni was executed by a talented hand, still pending research, Red chalk on paper.
Original French master classical figural watercolor and ink drawing. Image 10"L x 8"W. archival framed and matted overall size 16 x 18 inches.
George Keyt (1901-1993)
Untitled (three Dancers)
all signed and dated 'G Keyt 47'
gouache and white chalk on paper
24¾ x 14¾ in. (62.7 x 37.7 cm.) each
Executed in 1947
set of three drawings
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...
A modern Chinese ink watercolour painting by an artist of Shanghai art school or academy that was founded by Master Liu Haisu
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...