Skip to main content
  • Want more images or videos?
    Request additional images or videos from the seller
1 of 12

Patrick Fitzgerald
Cut-Rate Liquor Car

2017

$780

About

Chicago-based artist Patrick Fitzgerald uses his works as a means of resurrecting the idyllic worlds he once found in the industrial surroundings of his youth. Raised in Grand Rapids, MI, he looks to the raw beauty and inherent potential of his manufacturing hometown as an endless source of creative inspiration. Working from found materials, Fitzgerald constructs miniature versions of soap box cars, experimenting with futuristic forms yet amplifying a profound resonance with the past. Each car is then finished with designs culled from an old 1945 industrial directory, a nod to the small business sponsorship of box car racing. Constructed with meticulous care, each vehicle is imbued with a sense of history and latent vitality, traceable in the minute details of the cramped driver's cockpit and the weathered charm of its hand-painted finish. Chipboard, wood, mixed media, collage, acrylic paint, and oil paint. Set on a custom wood stand. Additional Dimensions: Car: 16"W x 3.5"D x 4"H Stand: 5.25"W x 2"D x 1.75"H

Details

  • Creator
    Patrick Fitzgerald (1962)
  • Creation Year
    2017
  • Dimensions
    Height: 3.5 in. (8.89 cm)Width: 16 in. (40.64 cm)Depth: 5.75 in. (14.61 cm)
  • Medium
  • Movement & Style
  • Period
  • Condition
  • Gallery Location
    Chicago, IL
  • Reference Number
    Seller: CPF0121stDibs: LU103638506242

Shipping & Returns

  • Shipping
    $110 Standard Parcel Shipping
    to United States 0, arrives in 3-5 weeks.
    We recommend this shipping type based on item size, type and fragility.
    Ships From: Chicago, IL
  • Return Policy

    A return for this item may be initiated within 2 days of delivery.

1stDibs Buyer Protection Guaranteed
If your item arrives not as described, we’ll work with you and the seller to make it right. Learn more
About the Seller
No Reviews Yet
Located in Chicago, IL
Diamond Seller
These expertly vetted sellers are 1stDibs' most experienced sellers and are rated highest by our customers.
1stDibs seller since 2018
11 sales on 1stDibs
Typical response time: <1 hour
More From This Seller
  • Located in Chicago, IL
    Chicago-based artist Patrick Fitzgerald uses his works as a means of resurrecting the idyllic worlds he once fou...
    Category

    21st Century and Contemporary Outsider Art Figurative Sculptures

    Materials

    Wood, Paper, Mixed Media, Oil, Acrylic, Cardboard

  • Located in Chicago, IL
    Chicago-based artist Patrick Fitzgerald uses his works as a means of resurrecting the idyllic worlds he once fou...
    Category

    21st Century and Contemporary Outsider Art Figurative Sculptures

    Materials

    Wood, Paper, Mixed Media, Oil, Acrylic

  • Located in Chicago, IL
    Chicago-based artist Patrick Fitzgerald uses his works as a means of resurrecting the idyllic worlds he once fou...
    Category

    21st Century and Contemporary Outsider Art Figurative Sculptures

    Materials

    Wood, Paper, Mixed Media, Oil, Acrylic

  • Located in Chicago, IL
    Chicago-based artist Patrick Fitzgerald uses his works as a means of resurrecting the idyllic worlds he once fou...
    Category

    21st Century and Contemporary Outsider Art Figurative Sculptures

    Materials

    Wood, Paper, Mixed Media, Oil, Acrylic

  • Located in Chicago, IL
    Chicago-based artist Patrick Fitzgerald uses his works as a means of resurrecting the idyllic worlds he once fou...
    Category

    21st Century and Contemporary Outsider Art Figurative Sculptures

    Materials

    Cardboard, Wood, Paper, Mixed Media, Oil, Acrylic

  • Located in Chicago, IL
    Chicago-based artist Patrick Fitzgerald uses his works as a means of resurrecting the idyllic worlds he once fou...
    Category

    21st Century and Contemporary Outsider Art Figurative Sculptures

    Materials

    Wood, Paper, Mixed Media, Oil, Acrylic, Cardboard

You May Also Like

Hand Carved Painted Wood Folk Art Americana Sculpture Pair American Gothic
By Curtis Jere
Located in Bal Harbour, FL
C. Jeré ( or Curtis Jere) is a metalwork artist of wall sculptures and household accessories. C. Jeré works are made by Artisan House. Curtis Jere is a compound nom de plume of artis...
Category

1980s Folk Art Figurative Sculptures

Materials

Metal

19th/20th Century Wood Carved Bust & Head
Located in New York, NY
Unidentified/Unknown Artist, "19th/20th Century Wood Carved Bust & Head", Folk Art Wooden Sculpture, 10.50 x 6.50 x 2.50, 19/20th Century
Category

20th Century Folk Art Figurative Sculptures

Materials

Wood

"Waterlines", Ceramic Sculpture Painted with Acrylics
By Beverly Mayeri
Located in St. Louis, MO
Beverly Mayeri is a studio artist living in the Bay Area with over 30 years experience as an established ceramic sculptor. She earned a BA from the University of California, Berkeley...
Category

2010s Contemporary Figurative Sculptures

Materials

Ceramic, Mixed Media, Acrylic

"Diamond Pawn", Miniature, Architecture, Building, Cityscape, Sculpture
By Drew Leshko
Located in Philadelphia, PA
This sculpture titled "Diamond Pawn" is an original artwork by Drew Leshko made of a variety of paper, acrylic, pastel, plastic, wire, plaster, inkjet prints, basswood. This piece me...
Category

21st Century and Contemporary Contemporary Still-life Sculptures

Materials

Wire

"Pumps," Miniature City Buildings, Cityscape, Architecture, Paper Sculpture
By Drew Leshko
Located in Philadelphia, PA
This sculpture titled "Pumps" is an original artwork by Drew Leshko made of a variety of paper, acrylic, pastel, plastic, wire, plaster, inkjet prints, and basswood. A 1:12 scale min...
Category

21st Century and Contemporary Contemporary Still-life Sculptures

Materials

Wire

Father and Son Used Tires
By Drew Leshko
Located in Philadelphia, PA
"Father and Son Used Tires" is a wall-hanging paper sculpture by American artist Drew Leshko measuring 12”h x 22.125”w x 8”d. It is made from paper, enamel, acrylic, basswood, wire,...
Category

21st Century and Contemporary Contemporary Still-life Sculptures

Materials

Wire, Enamel

"Domino Sugar", Miniature, Architecture, Building, Cityscape, Sculpture
By Drew Leshko
Located in Philadelphia, PA
This yellow, white, and beige sculpture titled "Domino Sugar" is an original artwork by Drew Leshko made of a variety of paper, acrylic, pastel, plastic, plaster, inkjet prints, bass...
Category

21st Century and Contemporary Contemporary Still-life Sculptures

Materials

Plastic, Plaster, Wood, Paper, Pastel, Acrylic, Inkjet

"Cold Beer", Miniature, Architecture, Building, Cityscape, Sculpture
By Drew Leshko
Located in Philadelphia, PA
This blue, beige, and brown sculpture titled "Cold Beer" is an original artwork by Drew Leshko made of a variety of paper, acrylic, pastel, plastic, wire, plaster, inkjet prints, bas...
Category

21st Century and Contemporary Contemporary Still-life Sculptures

Materials

Wire

Recently Viewed

View More

The 1stDibs Promise

Learn More

Expertly Vetted Sellers

Confidence at Checkout

Price-Match Guarantee

Exceptional Support

Buyer Protection

Insured Global Delivery