Skip to main content

Abstract Sketch

Price
Item Location
Sort By
Abstract Sketch - Original Pencil Drawing by Antonio Vangelli - 1944
By Antonio Vangelli
Located in Roma, IT
Abstract Sketch is an original artwork realized by Antonio Vangelli in 1944. Original pencil drawing on paper. With the dedication of the artist on the rear and date. Hand-signed...
Category

1940s Contemporary Abstract Drawings and Watercolors

Materials

Pencil

Hectic Vintage Abstract Sketch 1940-50s Graphite
By Richard Caldwell Brewer
Located in San Francisco, CA
This 1940-50s graphite on paper hectic abstract drawing is by second generation New York School artist Richard Caldwell Brewer (1923-2014). Brewer along with his charmed circle of ar...
Category

1940s Abstract Expressionist Abstract Drawings and Watercolors

Materials

Paper, Graphite

Judith Brenner, Sophie Dancing 1, Original Figurative Art, Abstract Sketch Art
By Judith Brenner
Located in Deddington, GB
Judith Brenner Sophie Dancing 1 Original Figurative Drawing Acrylic Paint, Pan Pastel, Ink and Watercolour Pencil on Paper Sheet Size: 84.1cm x W 59.4cm x D 0.1cm Sold Unframed Pleas...
Category

21st Century and Contemporary Abstract Impressionist Mixed Media

Materials

Paper, Pastel, Ink, Watercolor, Pen

Art Sketch #402 Physical Abstract
By Harry James Moody
Located in Los Angeles, CA
Harry Moody received his formal training as an artist at the Frankfurt Stadel Fine Art Academy in Frankfurt, Germany. Karl Otto Götz, one Moody’s earliest mentors and an important me...
Category

2010s Abstract Abstract Paintings

Materials

Linen, Oil

Art Sketch #398 Physical Abstract
By Harry James Moody
Located in Los Angeles, CA
Harry Moody received his formal training as an artist at the Frankfurt Stadel Fine Art Academy in Frankfurt, Germany. Karl Otto Götz, one Moody’s earliest mentors and an important me...
Category

2010s Abstract Abstract Paintings

Materials

Oil, Linen

Art Sketch #401 Physical Abstract
By Harry James Moody
Located in Los Angeles, CA
Harry Moody received his formal training as an artist at the Frankfurt Stadel Fine Art Academy in Frankfurt, Germany. Karl Otto Götz, one Moody’s earliest mentors and an important me...
Category

2010s Abstract Abstract Paintings

Materials

Linen, Oil

I pad sketch, Original Abstract Painting, 2017
By Marc Garrison
Located in Boston, MA
Artist Commentary: Very interesting sketch done on ipad. Wonderful color combinations. Keywords: abstract, texture
Category

21st Century and Contemporary Abstract Abstract Paintings

Materials

Paper, Digital

Art Sketch #403 Physical Abstract
By Harry James Moody
Located in Los Angeles, CA
Harry Moody received his formal training as an artist at the Frankfurt Stadel Fine Art Academy in Frankfurt, Germany. Karl Otto Götz, one Moody’s earliest mentors and an important me...
Category

2010s Abstract Abstract Paintings

Materials

Linen, Oil

Art Sketch #399 Physical Abstract
By Harry James Moody
Located in Los Angeles, CA
Harry Moody received his formal training as an artist at the Frankfurt Stadel Fine Art Academy in Frankfurt, Germany. Karl Otto Götz, one Moody’s earliest mentors and an important me...
Category

2010s Abstract Abstract Paintings

Materials

Linen, Oil

Art Sketch #404 Physical Abstract
By Harry James Moody
Located in Los Angeles, CA
Harry Moody received his formal training as an artist at the Frankfurt Stadel Fine Art Academy in Frankfurt, Germany. Karl Otto Götz, one Moody’s earliest mentors and an important me...
Category

2010s Abstract Abstract Paintings

Materials

Linen, Oil

"Sketch for Anemone Series #4" Colorful Pastel Abstract
By Seymour Tubis
Located in San Francisco, CA
This mid to late 20th century expressionist drawing in pastel entitled Sketch for Anemone Series #4 is by Santa Fe artist Seymour Tubis (1919-1993). Tubis studied at the Art Students...
Category

20th Century Abstract Abstract Paintings

Materials

Paper, Oil Pastel

Abstract Madonna Imagery Sketch
By Charles Umlauf
Located in Houston, TX
Madonna themed carbon pencil sketch of a mother's bust with a child. Framed in a thin silver frame with a light pink matte. Artist Biography: Charles Julius Umlauf (1910- 1994) was...
Category

1960s Abstract Abstract Drawings and Watercolors

Materials

Carbon Pencil

Sketch No. 33/2
By Wolfgang Leidhold
Located in New York, NY
This piece represents apart of the artist's "Knots" series which symbolizes shapes of the knots that are not planned. It is like the “Dao” grabbing the artist and the power that move...
Category

2010s Abstract Geometric Abstract Paintings

Materials

Ink, Watercolor, Acrylic, Pen

  • Sketch No. 33/2
  • Sketch No. 33/2
  • Sketch No. 33/2
  • Sketch No. 33/2
H 11 in. W 11 in. D .1 in.
Sketch No. 5/1
By Wolfgang Leidhold
Located in New York, NY
This piece represents apart of the artist's "Knots" series which symbolizes shapes of the knots that are not planned. It is like the “Dao” grabbing the artist and the power that move...
Category

2010s Abstract Geometric Abstract Paintings

Materials

Acrylic, Archival Paper, Ink

  • Sketch No. 5/1
  • Sketch No. 5/1
  • Sketch No. 5/1
  • Sketch No. 5/1
H 10 in. W 15.5 in. D .1 in.
Sketch No. 33/3
By Wolfgang Leidhold
Located in New York, NY
This piece represents apart of the artist's "Knots" series which symbolizes shapes of the knots that are not planned. It is like the “Dao” grabbing the artist and the power that move...
Category

2010s Abstract Geometric Abstract Paintings

Materials

Paper, Ink, Acrylic, Pencil

  • Sketch No. 33/3
  • Sketch No. 33/3
  • Sketch No. 33/3
  • Sketch No. 33/3
H 11.5 in. W 11 in. D .1 in.
King Oedipus (Sketch)
By Wolfgang Leidhold
Located in New York, NY
Wolfgang Leidhold is a prominent contemporary German painter, drawing upon mythological, geometric, religious, and historical themes to depict his whimsical vision of the world. Infl...
Category

2010s Abstract Geometric Abstract Paintings

Materials

Paper, Ink, Oil, Acrylic

Dream Sketches
By Vicky Barranguet
Located in New York, NY
Dream Sketches, 2018 Acrylic on canvas 78h x 78w in Vicky Barranguet was born in Montevideo, Uruguay in 1973. In 1996 she moved to Boston and in 1997 to NY, where she studied with L...
Category

2010s Contemporary Abstract Paintings

Materials

Canvas, Acrylic

English abstract 20th century oil sketch of a head study of a woman
Located in Woodbury, CT
Bertha Long was born and lived in North London, Uk. She was a civil servant for the British Government during her working life and a self-taught artist in her spare time. She paint...
Category

1990s Abstract Expressionist Abstract Paintings

Materials

Paper, Oil

Ava Sketch #3
By Michael Kalish
Located in Los Angeles, CA
Edition of 18 Michael Kalish is an internationally acclaimed mixed-media artist based in Los Angeles. His passion for metal started with vintage car parts and license plates and evol...
Category

2010s Abstract Sculptures

Materials

Enamel

  • Ava Sketch #3
  • Ava Sketch #3
  • Ava Sketch #3
  • Ava Sketch #3
H 15 in. W 29 in. D 26 in.
Sketch No. 33/1
By Wolfgang Leidhold
Located in New York, NY
This piece represents apart of the artist's "Knots" series which symbolizes shapes of the knots that are not planned. It is like the “Dao” grabbing the artist and the power that move...
Category

2010s Abstract Geometric Abstract Paintings

Materials

Watercolor, Pen, Paper, Pencil, Ink, Acrylic

  • Sketch No. 33/1
  • Sketch No. 33/1
  • Sketch No. 33/1
  • Sketch No. 33/1
H 11.5 in. W 11 in. D .1 in.
Ava Sketch 2
By Michael Kalish
Located in Los Angeles, CA
edition 1 of 18 Michael Kalish is an internationally acclaimed mixed-media artist based in Los Angeles. His passion for metal started with vintage car parts and license plates and ev...
Category

2010s Abstract Sculptures

Materials

Enamel

  • Ava Sketch 2
  • Ava Sketch 2
  • Ava Sketch 2
  • Ava Sketch 2
H 16 in. W 30 in. D 20 in.
Ava Sketch
By Michael Kalish
Located in Miami, FL
Hand-shaped aluminum sculpture. Limited signed edition number 3 of 18. Currently based in Los Angeles, Michael Kalish gained recognition for his transformation of ordinary, every...
Category

2010s Contemporary Abstract Paintings

Materials

Metal, Enamel

  • Ava Sketch
  • Ava Sketch
  • Ava Sketch
  • Ava Sketch
H 24 in. W 24 in. D 15 in.
English abstract 20th century oil sketch of a portrait of a man
Located in Woodbury, CT
Bertha Long was born and lived in North London, Uk. She was a civil servant for the British Government during her working life and a self-taught artist in her spare time. She paint...
Category

1990s Abstract Expressionist Abstract Paintings

Materials

Paper, Oil

Venetian Sketches of Life - Figurative Abstract Lithograph, 116/150
By Katherine Chang Liu
Located in Soquel, CA
Gorgeous eching and aquatint of Venice as overlapping scenes by California artist Katherine Chang Liu (American, 20th century). Presented in a metal frame. Numbered "116/150" and sig...
Category

1990s Abstract Impressionist Abstract Prints

Materials

Lithograph, Paper

English abstract 20th century oil sketch of a figure in Red, Black and White
Located in Woodbury, CT
Bertha Long was born and lived in North London, Uk. She was a civil servant for the British Government during her working life and a self-taught artist in her spare time. She paint...
Category

1990s Abstract Expressionist Abstract Paintings

Materials

Paper, Oil

English abstract 20th century oil sketch of a figure in brown and ochre
Located in Woodbury, CT
Bertha Long was born and lived in North London, Uk. She was a civil servant for the British Government during her working life and a self-taught artist in her spare time. She paint...
Category

1990s Abstract Expressionist Abstract Paintings

Materials

Paper, Oil

English abstract 20th century oil sketch of a figure in Black and White
Located in Woodbury, CT
Bertha Long was born and lived in North London, Uk. She was a civil servant for the British Government during her working life and a self-taught artist in her spare time. She paint...
Category

1990s Abstract Expressionist Abstract Paintings

Materials

Paper, Oil

King Oedipus (Sketch No.2)
By Wolfgang Leidhold
Located in New York, NY
Wolfgang Leidhold is a prominent contemporary German painter, drawing upon mythological, geometric, religious, and historical themes to depict his whimsical vision of the world. Infl...
Category

2010s Abstract Geometric Abstract Paintings

Materials

Paper, Ink, Oil, Acrylic

Ava Sketch 1 (edition #1 of 18)
By Michael Kalish
Located in Los Angeles, CA
Edition of 18. Michael Kalish is an internationally acclaimed mixed-media artist based in Los Angeles. His passion for metal started with vintage car parts and license plates and ev...
Category

2010s Abstract Sculptures

Materials

Enamel

Sketches for sculptures (Black & White painting)
Located in Hudson, NY
A suite of three framed paintings by Moroccan artist, Mohamed Driss. Sketches for sculptures, 1995. Enamel paint and gouache on paper, measurements are as follows: 7 x 9 inches in a ...
Category

1990s Abstract Expressionist Abstract Paintings

Materials

Paper, Polymer, Gouache

"Cosmology Sketch 1", mixed media, drawing, abstract, red, blue, yellow
By Denise Driscoll
Located in Boston, MA
Denise Driscoll's "Cosmology Sketch 1" is a darkly energetic mixed media drawing with spots of bright, saturated brick red, ice blue and pale yellow. This 15 x 9 inch abstract drawin...
Category

2010s Abstract Abstract Drawings and Watercolors

Materials

Mixed Media, Archival Paper

"Cosmology Sketch 2", mixed media, abstract, drawing, plum, blue, yellow
By Denise Driscoll
Located in Boston, MA
Denise Driscoll's "Cosmology Sketch 2" is a darkly energetic mixed media drawing with spots of bright, saturated plum, ice blue and pale yellow. This 15 x 9 inch abstract drawing ext...
Category

2010s Abstract Abstract Drawings and Watercolors

Materials

Archival Paper, Mixed Media

"Cosmology Sketch 3", mixed media, drawing, abstract, red, yellow, green
By Denise Driscoll
Located in Boston, MA
Denise Driscoll's "Cosmology Sketch 3" is a darkly energetic mixed media drawing with spots of bright, saturated brick red, yellow, green and iridescent pearl. This 15 x 9 inch abstr...
Category

2010s Abstract Abstract Drawings and Watercolors

Materials

Mixed Media, Archival Paper

CARLOS CARNERO (1922-1980) ORIGINAL INK DRAWING - FIGURE SKETCHES DOODLES
By Carlos Carnero
Located in Cirencester, Gloucestershire
"Doodles" by Carlos Carnero (Uruguay/ French 1922-1980) ink drawing, on very thin paper, unframed paper: 10.75 x 8.25 inches provenance: the artists estate, Paris Fine original Fr...
Category

Mid-20th Century Abstract Abstract Paintings

Materials

Pencil

Geometric oil painting and pastel sketch, "Tropical"
By Giancarlo Impiglia
Located in Bridgehampton, NY
A stunning oil and pastel on tar paper by world-renowned Giancarlo Impiglia. Born in Rome, Impiglia moved to New York in the 70s, where he established a signature style on the sho...
Category

2010s Abstract Paintings

Materials

Pastel, Tar, Oil, Paper

Surrealist Industrial Sketch
By Jack Maxwell
Located in Houston, TX
Surrealist image with an industrial and mechanical theme. Work is done in graphite. Artist signed and dated the work. Image is framed in a black metal frame with a white matte. Dime...
Category

1980s Surrealist Abstract Prints

Materials

Graphite

Sketch (Maumere), black and white abstract expressionist work on paper
By Lydia Janssen
Located in New York, NY
Sketch (Maumere), 2018 Ink, charcoal, and pencil on paper 22 × 30 inches unframed 27.5 x 35 inches framed Since moving to Ubud (Bali, Indonesia) in August 2018 Lydia has been invest...
Category

2010s Abstract Expressionist Abstract Drawings and Watercolors

Materials

Paper, Charcoal, Ink

Original Sketch
By Ron English
Located in Dallas, TX
Original Rabbit Sketch by Ron English
Category

21st Century and Contemporary Pop Art Abstract Drawings and Watercolors

Materials

Paper, Graphite

Sketch for Multi Media
Located in New York, NY
This abstraction composition, a mixed media piece, has collage, watercolor, and pencil. It is signed in pencil both with a signature and a cypher.
Category

1960s Abstract Drawings and Watercolors

Materials

Mixed Media

Sketch Of Man Glitch
Located in Dallas, TX
sketch Size: 44cm x 37cm Framed in a bespoke frame Drawing is protected by an archival UV protective matt varnish spray
Category

21st Century and Contemporary Photorealist Abstract Drawings and Waterco...

Materials

Charcoal

Sketch for an impossible project - Original Litho by Costantino Persiani - 1971
By Costantino Persiani
Located in Roma, IT
Limited edition of 120 prints, numbered and hand signed. Excellent condition.
Category

1970s Contemporary Abstract Prints

Materials

Lithograph

Sketches of Auden: black drawing based on Auden poetry and Yorkshire landscape
By Henry Moore
Located in New York, NY
This black and white portrait drawing is one of a series of 18 lithographs drawn by the artist for the Auden Poems/Moore Lithographs 1974 book and portfolio. This work is from an edi...
Category

Late 20th Century Modern Abstract Prints

Materials

Lithograph

Sketch for 'The X & Its Tails,' 1967
By Alexander Calder
Located in Palo Alto, CA
This work is registered as an authentic work by Alexander Calder (1898 – 1976) in the archives of the Calder Foundation (NY), under application number A.24492. Created in 1967, this...
Category

1960s Modern Abstract Drawings and Watercolors

Materials

Ink, Pen

Sketch for 'The X & Its Tails'. 1967
By Alexander Calder
Located in Palo Alto, CA
This work is registered as an authentic work by Alexander Calder (1898 – 1976) in the archives of the Calder Foundation (NY), under application number A.24492.  Created in 1967, this...
Category

1960s Modern Abstract Drawings and Watercolors

Materials

Ink, Pen

Lullaby Sketches: black white drawing based on Auden poetry and Yorkshire lands
By Henry Moore
Located in New York, NY
One of a series of 18 lithographs drawn by the artist for the Auden Poems/Moore Lithographs 1974 book and portfolio. This work is from an edition of 25 printed on vellum aside from t...
Category

Late 20th Century Modern Abstract Prints

Materials

Lithograph

Sketch - Original Drawing by Leo Guida - 1963
By Leo Guida
Located in Roma, IT
Sketch is an original artwork realized in 1963 by the italian Contemporary artist Leo Guida (1992 - 2017). Original china ink, watercolor and pencil drawing on ivory-colored paper,...
Category

1960s Contemporary Abstract Drawings and Watercolors

Materials

Ink, Watercolor, Pencil

Clifford Ellis Goat Mid-Century sketch Modern British Art
By Clifford Ellis
Located in London, GB
We acquired a series of paintings and drawings from Clifford and Rosemary Ellis's studio. To find more scroll down to "More from this Seller" and below it click on "See all from this...
Category

Mid-20th Century Modern Abstract Drawings and Watercolors

Materials

Gouache

Clifford & Rosemary Ellis Toad Sketch in Ben Nicholson Frame New Naturalists
By Clifford & Rosemary Ellis
Located in London, GB
We acquired a series of sketches, posters, and paintings from Clifford and Rosemary Ellis's studio. To find more scroll down to "More from this Seller" and below it click on "See all...
Category

Mid-20th Century Realist Abstract Drawings and Watercolors

Materials

Carbon Pencil

Lineage XII - delicate, copper, oil ink, sketch, monoprint on archival paper
By Susan Collett
Located in Bloomfield, ON
Toronto-based artist Susan Collett studied printmaking and ceramics at the Cleveland Institute of Art. She is a past winner of the Winifred Shantz Award and an elected member of the ...
Category

2010s Contemporary Abstract Drawings and Watercolors

Materials

Acrylic Polymer, Ink, Archival Paper

Monochromatic Deconstructed Sketch with Shading Late 20th Century Graphite
By Michael di Cosola
Located in San Francisco, CA
This late 20th-century abstract graphite drawing is by Abstract Surrealist San Francisco artist Michael di Cosola (1929-2010). Di Cosola studied at the Chicago Art Institute before m...
Category

Late 20th Century Surrealist Abstract Drawings and Watercolors

Materials

Paper, Graphite

Sketch 5
By Richard Serra
Located in New York, NY
Created by Richard Serra in 1980, Sketch 5 is a one-color lithograph on Arches paper, hand-signed, dated and numbered measuring 28 x 22 in. (71 x 56 cm), unframed, from the edition o...
Category

20th Century Abstract Prints and Multiples

Materials

Lithograph

Sketch no.8
Located in AMSTERDAM, NH
Sandi Gehring (1957), American artist living and working in Amsterdam. Education; Art Students League, NY and Wackers Academie, Amsterdam. Currently represented by galleries in Paris...
Category

2010s Abstract Drawings and Watercolor Paintings

Materials

Archival Paper

  • Sketch no.8
  • Sketch no.8
  • Sketch no.8
  • Sketch no.8
H 24.41 in. W 24.41 in.
Landscape Sketch 5
By Jennifer Nehrbass
Located in Denver, CO
This is a framed oil pastel drawing. Jennifer Nehrbass is a painter living and working in Albuquerque, New Mexico. She was born in West Bend, Wisconsin in 1970. She received her B.S....
Category

2010s Abstract Landscape Drawings and Watercolors

Materials

Oil Pastel, Archival Paper

Landscape Sketch 2
By Jennifer Nehrbass
Located in Denver, CO
This is a framed oil pastel drawing. Jennifer Nehrbass is a painter living and working in Albuquerque, New Mexico. She was born in West Bend, Wisconsin in 1970. She received her B.S....
Category

2010s Abstract Landscape Drawings and Watercolors

Materials

Oil Pastel, Archival Paper

Landscape Sketch 4
By Jennifer Nehrbass
Located in Denver, CO
This is a framed oil pastel drawing. Jennifer Nehrbass is a painter living and working in Albuquerque, New Mexico. She was born in West Bend, Wisconsin in 1970. She received her B.S....
Category

2010s Abstract Landscape Drawings and Watercolors

Materials

Oil Pastel, Archival Paper

Landscape Sketch 6
By Jennifer Nehrbass
Located in Denver, CO
This is a framed oil pastel drawing. Jennifer Nehrbass is a painter living and working in Albuquerque, New Mexico. She was born in West Bend, Wisconsin in 1970. She received her B.S....
Category

2010s Abstract Landscape Drawings and Watercolors

Materials

Oil Pastel, Archival Paper

Landscape Sketch 8
By Jennifer Nehrbass
Located in Denver, CO
This is an unframed drawing on paper. Jennifer Nehrbass is a painter living and working in Albuquerque, New Mexico. She was born in West Bend, Wisconsin in 1970. She received her B.S...
Category

2010s Abstract Landscape Drawings and Watercolors

Materials

Oil Pastel, Archival Paper

Judith Brenner, Sophie Dancing 2, Original Abstract Impressionist Nude Sketch
By Judith Brenner
Located in Deddington, GB
Judith Brenner Sophie Dancing 2 Original Nude Drawing Mixed Media on Paper Sheet Size: H 84.1cm x W 59.4cm x D 0.1cm Sold Unframed (Please note that in situ images are purely an indi...
Category

21st Century and Contemporary Abstract Impressionist Nude Drawings and W...

Materials

Mixed Media, Acrylic, Watercolor, Paper, Pastel, Ink

Tatra sketches - Acrylic Painting, Abstract landscape, Small scale
By Sergiusz Powałka
Located in Warsaw, PL
SERGIUSZ POWALKA (born 1986) A graduate of the Art High School in Lublin and the Faculty of Painting at the Academy of Fine Arts in Gdansk, where in 2011 he graduated from the painti...
Category

2010s Other Art Style Landscape Paintings

Materials

Acrylic, Cardboard

Tatra sketches - Acrylic Painting, Abstract landscape, Small scale
By Sergiusz Powałka
Located in Warsaw, PL
SERGIUSZ POWALKA (born 1986) A graduate of the Art High School in Lublin and the Faculty of Painting at the Academy of Fine Arts in Gdansk, where in 2011 he graduated from the painti...
Category

2010s Other Art Style Landscape Paintings

Materials

Acrylic, Cardboard

  • 1

Abstract Sketch For Sale on 1stDibs

Surely you’ll find the exact abstract sketch you’re seeking on 1stDibs — we’ve got a vast assortment for sale. There are many Abstract, Contemporary and Minimalist versions of these works for sale. If you’re looking for an abstract sketch from a specific time period, our collection is diverse and broad-ranging, and you’ll find at least one that dates back to the 20th Century while another version may have been produced as recently as the 21st Century. If you’re looking to add an abstract sketch to create new energy in an otherwise neutral space in your home, you can find a work on 1stDibs that features elements of gray, beige, brown, white and more. There have been many interesting abstract sketch examples over the years, but those made by Patricia Udell, Wolfgang Leidhold, Jennifer Nehrbass, Michael di Cosola and Denise Driscoll are often thought to be among the most thought-provoking. Artworks like these — often created in paper, paint and watercolor — can elevate any room of your home.

How Much is a Abstract Sketch?

An abstract sketch can differ in price owing to various characteristics — the average selling price for items in our inventory is $975, while the lowest priced sells for $275 and the highest can go for as much as $46,000.