Sunday, November 19, 2017

GARRET DEAN MCFANN


8.5"x 11" pencil preliminary drawing for painting 



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Friday, October 20, 2017

GARRET DEAN MCFANN

PRELIMINARY DRAWING FOR PAINTING 8.5 X 11 INCHES

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ACRYLIC ON BOARD 11 X 17 INCHES


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Tuesday, October 17, 2017

Dean Cornwell


Woman with suitor/explorers wearing pith helmets
Publication Information: Story Illustration for "A Marriage of Concenience" by Comerset Maugham, appearing in the January 1930 issue of Cosmopolitan combined with Hearst's Magazine















Saturday, October 14, 2017

John Romita Sr

 
 original box cover art from an Ideal Toys vinyl playset, 1973


 

The printed package

Monday, October 9, 2017

Oscar F. Howard


Oscar F. Howard

 A mother has her hands full in this Everyday Movies panel from November 18, 1924. As she deals with her kids and household chores, the radio announcer is saying, "Baby has now had his bath, his food and orange juice and is safely tucked in on the sleeping porch." Sleeping porch, indeed!



Wednesday, September 27, 2017

GARRET DEAN MCFANN

PRELIMINARY SKETCH FOR PAINTING 8.5" X 11"



 
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 THE HOSE JOB
8.5"x 11"
acrylic on board

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Tuesday, September 12, 2017

George Matthews Harding

Behind Montmirail, American Division 16 

1/2 in x 20 1/2 in; 41.91 cm x 52.07 cm   

    charcoal,crayon, pastel on paper
 

Description
Crayon, pastel, and charcoal on white paper. The work depicts a group of troops and wagons moving across a bridge near Montmirail, France.
A large tree borders the road, where American and French soldiers ride horses or horse-drawn wagons. 1918-07




Saturday, August 26, 2017

William James Aylward


 
 
Description
Charcoal, ink wash, and gouache drawing on beige textured paper. The work depicts refugees returning to a shell torn village in Hatton Chattel, France. Older men, women, children, sheep and a mule laden with clothing gather in front of a severely damaged building. An American soldier is standing in the center of the drawing. In the foreground on the left, a man in dark clothes stands looking at the crowd.
Measurements

            overall: 20 7/16 in x 25 1/4 in; 51.91125 cm x 64.135 cm 
 
Depicted

France: Lorraine, Vigneulles-lès-Hattonchâtel 
 
Physical Description
 
charcoal (overall production method/technique)wash (overall production method/technique)gouache (overall production method/technique) paper (overall material)
       


 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 

Friday, August 18, 2017

GARRET MCFANN

 8.5" x 11" preparatory drawing for painting




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 THE TENANT FARMER 1939.
8.5"x 11" acrylic on board

 Tenant farmer in Chatham County, North Carolina.
Painted from a Farm Security Administration photograph by Dorothea Lange.





Saturday, August 12, 2017

GIL ELVGREN

A Spicy Yarn, preliminary Brown & Bigelow calendar illustration

1952. Pencil on paper
22 x 17 in

GIL ELVGREN 

(American, 1914-1980)


 




Saturday, July 15, 2017

GARRET MCFANN

8.5"X 11 PENCIL STUDY FOR PAINTING

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 DETAIL

PHOTO FROM SHORPY
    DRAWN FROM THE FOLLOWING PHOTO BY MARION POST WOLCOTT
 October 1941. Radford, Virginia. "Mrs. M.B. Henderson, wife of a defense worker, and their daughter, who live in Sunset Village FSA (Farm Security Administration) project.


Monday, July 10, 2017

GARRET MCFANN

RIDING ROO 8.5 X 11, PENCIL ON BOND PAPER



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