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By Alex Sher
Located in Santa Monica, CA
An underwater black and white photograph of perfect female legs in the pool. Original gallery quality print signed by the artist. Digital archival pigment print on archival paper w...
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2010s Photorealist Black and White Photography

Materials

Archival Pigment

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H 24 in. W 18 in. D 0.01 in.
Water Sketch II
By Alex Sher
Located in Santa Monica, CA
An underwater black and white photograph of a naked young woman in the pool. Original gallery quality print signed by the artist. Digital archival pigment print on archival paper w...
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2010s Photorealist Black and White Photography

Materials

Archival Pigment

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  • Water Sketch II
H 18 in. W 23.1 in. D 0.01 in.
Guy Laroche Sketches Model, 1954
By Mark Shaw
Located in New York, NY
Guy Laroche Sketches Model -- Fashion Designer Guy Laroche is shown sketching a model wearing one of his ensembles. Photographed by Mark Shaw for LIFE in 1954. Image size is 10" x 15...
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1950s Modern Black and White Photography

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Giclée

Guy Laroche Sketches Model, 1954
By Mark Shaw
Located in New York, NY
Guy Laroche Sketches Model -- Fashion Designer Guy Laroche is shown sketching a model wearing one of his ensembles. Photographed by Mark Shaw for LIFE in 1954. Image size is 32" x 48...
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1950s Modern Black and White Photography

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Giclée

Guy Laroche Sketches Model, 1954
By Mark Shaw
Located in New York, NY
Guy Laroche Sketches Model -- Fashion Designer Guy Laroche is shown sketching a model wearing one of his ensembles. Photographed by Mark Shaw for LIFE in 1954. Image size is 40" x 59...
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1950s Modern Black and White Photography

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Giclée

Guy Laroche Sketches Model, 1954
By Mark Shaw
Located in New York, NY
Guy Laroche Sketches Model -- Fashion Designer Guy Laroche is shown sketching a model wearing one of his ensembles. Photographed by Mark Shaw for LIFE in 1954. Image size is 22" x 32...
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1950s Modern Black and White Photography

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Giclée

Guy Laroche Sketches Model, 1954
By Mark Shaw
Located in New York, NY
Guy Laroche Sketches Model -- Fashion Designer Guy Laroche is shown sketching a model wearing one of his ensembles. Photographed by Mark Shaw for LIFE in 1954. Image size is 13.75" x...
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1950s Modern Black and White Photography

Materials

Giclée

Ébauche au fusain ( Charcoal sketch)
By Guillaume Arnoud
Located in MIAMI BEACH, FL
Description Very limited-edition high quality digital photographic print – Edition Nr 3/10 (plus 3AE) ...
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2010s Minimalist Black and White Photography

Materials

Paper, Photographic Paper

Black & White Sketch of Leonard
Located in San Francisco, CA
C. 20th Century - Graphite Character Drawing of Leonard Brezhnev done by Ben Blum
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20th Century Portrait Drawings and Watercolors

Materials

Glass, Graphite

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 ...
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1990s Abstract Expressionist Abstract Paintings

Materials

Paper, Polymer, Gouache

Animal Black and White Handmade Sketches
By Arozarena De La Fuente
Located in Mexico City, MX
The two artists and industrial designers, Ampi Arozarena and Elena De La Fuente describe form and color as their core of exploration. They admire the dual identity the two elements c...
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2010s Contemporary Animal Paintings

Materials

Ink

Oil Sketch
By Constantin Chatov
Located in Atlanta, GA
It is natural that Constantin Chatov’s work has a musical feeling. The renowned portraitist, whose clientele included hundreds of prominent people including the portraits of Margaret...
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20th Century Modern Figurative Paintings

Materials

Canvas, Oil

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...
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2010s Abstract Geometric Abstract Paintings

Materials

Acrylic, Archival Paper, Ink

  • Sketch No. 5/1
  • Sketch No. 5/1
  • Sketch No. 5/1
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H 10 in. W 15.5 in. D .1 in.
Sketch with Cat
By Erling Valtyrson
Located in New Orleans, LA
A curious cat is included in this composition with portraits of women ad crafts. Erling Valtyrson created this 2013 mezzotint in an edition of 30 and signed, titled and numbered each...
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21st Century and Contemporary Contemporary Animal Prints

Materials

Mezzotint

Bea, Sunset Road Sketch
By Ben Fenske
Located in Sag Harbor, NY
Painted en plein air in Chianti, Italy, Beatrice walks down a a shrub-lined path. A yellow sky indicates the sun has just set beneath the horizon. The horizon is blue, depicting dist...
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21st Century and Contemporary American Impressionist Figurative Paintings

Materials

Oil, Panel

Charcoal on Paper Figurative Portrait Sketch 'Soldiers Helmet', White & Black
By Elisabeth Frink
Located in Shrewsbury, Shropshire
Eisabeth Frink was born in 1930 in Thurlow, Suffolk. From a very early age, Elisabeth developed a love and fascination with the outdoors. She was competent in riding and shooting and...
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20th Century Impressionist Figurative Drawings and Watercolors

Materials

Charcoal

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...
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2010s Abstract Expressionist Abstract Drawings and Watercolors

Materials

Paper, Charcoal, Ink

Moschino Jeans White with Black Floral Sketch Single Button Blazer
By Moschino
Located in Los Angeles, CA
This is a fantastic Moschino Jeans blazer. White heavy yet silky cotton blended twill with a black abstract floral pattern and wonderful single button closure. Fabric and size tag w...
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21st Century and Contemporary Contemporary Single-Breasted Jackets

Portrait Sketch of Man with a Cane
Located in Houston, TX
Gorgeous and detailed portrait sketch of a man in a suit with a cane by artist C. Hallam in 1975.
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1970s Modern Portrait Drawings and Watercolors

Materials

Pencil

Indian Woman, Ink & Wash on Paper, Black and White Sketch “In Stock”
By Gaurango Beshai
Located in Kolkata, West Bengal
Gouranga Beshai - Untitled - 11 x 8.5 inches ( unframed size ) Watercolour on Paper ** Shipped in roll form. Style : Drawing inspiration from Hemen Mazumdar, Gouranga too has fash...
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2010s Contemporary Figurative Drawings and Watercolors

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Paper, Watercolor, Archival Ink, India Ink

Indian Woman, Ink & Wash on Paper, Black and White Sketch “In Stock”
By Gaurango Beshai
Located in Kolkata, West Bengal
Gouranga Beshai - Untitled - 11 x 8.5 inches ( unframed size ) Watercolour on Paper ** Shipped in roll form. Style : Drawing inspiration from Hemen Mazumdar, Gouranga too has fash...
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2010s Contemporary Nude Drawings and Watercolors

Materials

Watercolor, Paper

Indian Woman, Ink & Wash on Paper, Black and White Sketch “In Stock”
By Gaurango Beshai
Located in Kolkata, West Bengal
Gouranga Beshai - Untitled - 11 x 8.5 inches ( unframed size ) Watercolour on Paper ** Shipped in roll form. Style : Drawing inspiration from Hemen Mazumdar, Gouranga too has fash...
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2010s Contemporary Figurative Drawings and Watercolors

Materials

Paper, Watercolor, Archival Ink, India Ink

Indian Woman, Ink & Wash on Paper, Black and White Sketch “In Stock”
By Gaurango Beshai
Located in Kolkata, West Bengal
Gouranga Beshai - Untitled - 11 x 8.5 inches ( unframed size ) Watercolour on Paper ** Shipped in roll form. Style : Drawing inspiration from Hemen Mazumdar, Gouranga too has fash...
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2010s Contemporary Figurative Drawings and Watercolors

Materials

India Ink, Paper, Watercolor

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...
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Late 20th Century Modern Abstract Prints

Materials

Lithograph

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...
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Late 20th Century Modern Abstract Prints

Materials

Lithograph

Cloudy landscape. Oil sketch on cardboard. Unsigned.
By Jules Pierre van Biesbroeck
Located in Paris, FR
Cloudy landscape. Oil sketch on cardboard. Unsigned. This work will be recorded in the catalogue raisonné of the work of the artist currently in preparation. Jules Van Biesbroeck wa...
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Early 20th Century Impressionist Landscape Paintings

Materials

Oil

Sketch for a Frieze - Original Collotype Print - 1919
By (after) Gustav Klimt
Located in Roma, IT
Sketch for a Frieze is a vintage, beautiful, and rare collotype from “Gustav Klimt: Fünfundzwanzig Handzeichnungen”, a limited-edition collection of 25 monochrome and two-color collo...
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1910s Modern Portrait Prints

Materials

Black and White

  • Sketch for a Frieze  - Original Collotype Print - 1919
  • Sketch for a Frieze  - Original Collotype Print - 1919
  • Sketch for a Frieze  - Original Collotype Print - 1919
  • Sketch for a Frieze  - Original Collotype Print - 1919
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Givenchy clad Model is Sketched at Trouville, 1957
By Mark Shaw
Located in New York, NY
Givenchy Clad Model is Sketched at Trouville -- Photographed by Mark Shaw for the Jan. 14, 1957 issue of Life, this model is captured wearing resort fashion designed by Hubert de Giv...
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1950s Modern Color Photography

Materials

Giclée

Tool Drypoint: Wrench by Jim Dine, black and white tool still life sketch
By Jim Dine
Located in New York, NY
Jim Dine drew the plate for this image in the same period as his “Thirty Bones of My Body” 1972 portfolio of drypoint tool images. Crisbrook paper (30 x 22 in. / 76.2 x 56 cm.) and p...
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1970s Modern Figurative Prints

Materials

Drypoint

Givenchy clad Model is Sketched at Trouville, 1957
By Mark Shaw
Located in New York, NY
Givenchy Clad Model is Sketched at Trouville -- Photographed by Mark Shaw for the Jan. 14, 1957 issue of Life, this model is captured wearing resort fashion designed by Hubert de Giv...
Category

1950s Modern Color Photography

Materials

Giclée

English abstract 20th century oil sketch of a figure in Black and White
Located in Southport, 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

Givenchy clad Model is Sketched at Trouville, 1957
By Mark Shaw
Located in New York, NY
Givenchy Clad Model is Sketched at Trouville -- Photographed by Mark Shaw for the Jan. 14, 1957 issue of Life, this model is captured wearing resort fashion designed by Hubert de Giv...
Category

1950s Modern Color Photography

Materials

Giclée

Givenchy clad Model is Sketched at Trouville, 1957
By Mark Shaw
Located in New York, NY
Givenchy Clad Model is Sketched at Trouville -- Photographed by Mark Shaw for the Jan. 14, 1957 issue of Life, this model is captured wearing resort fashion designed by Hubert de Giv...
Category

1950s Modern Color Photography

Materials

Giclée

Givenchy clad Model is Sketched at Trouville, 1957
By Mark Shaw
Located in New York, NY
Givenchy Clad Model is Sketched at Trouville -- Photographed by Mark Shaw for the Jan. 14, 1957 issue of Life, this model is captured wearing resort fashion designed by Hubert de Giv...
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1950s Modern Color Photography

Materials

Giclée

Advertising Sketch - Original Drawing by Gabriele Galantara - 1905
By Gabriele Galantara
Located in Roma, IT
Advertising sketch is an original watercolored china ink drawing realized by Gabriele Galantara, the state of preservation of the artwork is good. The artworks represent an advertis...
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Early 1900s Modern Figurative Drawings and Watercolors

Materials

Watercolor, Ink

Drypoint: Hand saw by Jim Dine, black and white tool still life sketch
By Jim Dine
Located in New York, NY
Jim Dine drew the plate for this image in the same period as his “Thirty Bones of My Body” 1972 portfolio of drypoint tool images. Crisbrook paper (30 x 22 in. / 76.2 x 56 cm.) and p...
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1970s Modern Figurative Prints

Materials

Drypoint

Tool Drypoint: Paintbrush by Jim Dine, black and white tool still life sketch
By Jim Dine
Located in New York, NY
Jim Dine drew the plate for this image in the same period as his “Thirty Bones of My Body” 1972 portfolio of drypoint tool images. Crisbrook paper (30 x 22 in. / 76.2 x 56 cm.) and p...
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1970s Modern Figurative Prints

Materials

Drypoint

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...
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2010s Other Art Style Landscape Paintings

Materials

Cardboard, Acrylic

"Montana Hillside Sketch", Oil Landscape Painting on Canvas
By Richard Rosenblatt
Located in New York, NY
"Montana Hillside Sketch" by Richard Rosenblatt Oil on canvas Mountains, Hills, Montana, Western United States, Landscape, Scenic, Scenery, Rural, Impressionism, Impressionist, Real...
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21st Century and Contemporary Impressionist Landscape Paintings

Materials

Canvas, Paint, Oil

English abstract 20th century oil sketch of a figure in Red, Black and White
Located in Southport, 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...
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1990s Abstract Expressionist Abstract Paintings

Materials

Paper, Oil

1930s Italian antique Sketch of a Campaign to Fight Tuberculosis
By Fortunato Depero
Located in Milan, IT
Sketch of a futurist poster, 1930’s, campaign against tuberculosis with united strength 10 cents for poor sicks with tuberculosis, for the national campaign to inform people about th...
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Vintage 1930s Italian Posters

Materials

Paper

Italian Futurist Medical Sketch of a Campaign Against Tuberculosis 1930
By Fortunato Depero
Located in Milan, IT
Sketch for a poster against tuberculosis "Donate money for the poor sick ones with tuberculosis" made using a mixed technique of pastel and watercolor for the Italian National Campai...
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Vintage 1930s Italian Posters

Materials

Paper

Tool Drypoint: Bottle opener by Jim Dine, black and white tool still life sketch
By Jim Dine
Located in New York, NY
Jim Dine drew the plate for this image in the same period as his “Thirty Bones of My Body” 1972 portfolio of drypoint tool images. Crisbrook paper (30 x 22 in. / 76.2 x 56 cm.) and p...
Category

1970s Modern Figurative Prints

Materials

Drypoint

VAN BIESBROECK Jules Park view. Oil sketch on cardboard.
By Jules Pierre van Biesbroeck
Located in Paris, FR
Park view. Oil sketch on cardboard. Unsigned. This work will be recorded in the catalogue raisonné of the work of the artist currently in preparation. Jules Van Biesbroeck was the s...
Category

Early 20th Century Impressionist Figurative Paintings

Materials

Oil

Tool drypoint: Weed puller by Jim Dine, black and white tool still life sketch
By Jim Dine
Located in New York, NY
Jim Dine drew the plate for this image in the same period as his “Thirty Bones of My Body” 1972 portfolio of drypoint tool images. Crisbrook paper (30 x 22 in. / 76.2 x 56 cm.) and p...
Category

1970s Modern Figurative Prints

Materials

Drypoint

Sketch for The Donkey - Original Drawing by G. Galantara - 1909
By Gabriele Galantara
Located in Roma, IT
Sketch for The Donkey is an original artwork realized by Gabriele Galantara (Montelupone, 1865 - Roma, 1937) in November 7th, 1909. The sketch was realized for the 45° cover of The ...
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1910s Figurative Drawings and Watercolors

Materials

Watercolor, Ink

Sketched Portrait - 1910s - Original Collotype Print by Gustav Klimt
By (after) Gustav Klimt
Located in Roma, IT
Sketched Portrait is a vintage, beautiful, and rare collotype from “Gustav Klimt: Fünfundzwanzig Handzeichnungen”, a limited-edition collection of 25 monochrome and two-color colloty...
Category

1910s Modern Portrait Prints

Materials

Black and White

Graphite 19th Century Sketch of Voltaire in Vintage Frame
Located in Hudson, NY
This finely rendered work showing Francois-Marie Arouet also know as Voltaire is from the late 19th century. The drawing in a vintage frame shows the sitter in a somewhat relaxed po...
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Antique 19th Century Unknown Neoclassical Drawings

Materials

Paper

VAN BIESBROECK Jules. Boats on a lake. Oil sketch on cardboard.
By Jules Pierre van Biesbroeck
Located in Paris, FR
Boats on a lake. Oil sketch on cardboard. Unsigned. This work will be recorded in the catalogue raisonné of the work of the artist currently in preparation. Jules Van Biesbroeck was...
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Early 20th Century Impressionist Figurative Paintings

Materials

Oil

FRANK HOBDEN (1859-1936) FINE 1900s ENGLISH IMPRESSIONIST OIL - RIVER SKETCH
By Frank Hobden
Located in Cirencester, Gloucestershire
"Overhanging Trees" by Frank Hobden (British 1859-1936) oil painting on board, unframed painting: 5 x 7.75 inches provenance: the artists estate Beautiful en plein air oil paintin...
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Early 20th Century Impressionist Landscape Paintings

Materials

Oil

'Hamam Rigba'. Oil sketch on cardboard. Signed and titled on back.
By Jules Pierre van Biesbroeck
Located in Paris, FR
'Hamam Rigba'. Oil sketch on cardboard. Signed and titled on the back. This work will be recorded in the catalogue raisonné of the work of the artist currently in preparation. Jules...
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1930s Post-Impressionist Landscape Drawings and Watercolors

Materials

Oil

VAN BIESBROECK Jules. View in Sicily. Oil sketch on cardboard. Unsigned.
By Jules Pierre van Biesbroeck
Located in Paris, FR
View in Sicily. Oil sketch on cardboard. Unsigned. This work will be recorded in the catalogue raisonné of the work of the artist currently in preparation. Jules Van Biesbroeck was ...
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Early 20th Century Impressionist Landscape Paintings

Materials

Oil

Porcelain, a Sketch of its Nature Art and Manufacture, 1906, First Edition
By William Burton
Located in valatie, NY
Porcelain, a sketch of its nature art and manufacture by William Burton, F.C.S. London: Cassell & Company, Limited, 1906. First Edition hardcover with no dust jacket. 263 pp. An anti...
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Early 20th Century English Books

Materials

Paper

Sketch for the Bastille Esquisse pour La Bastille - Oil Painting Russian Art
By Marc Chagall
Located in London, GB
MARC CHAGALL 1887-1985 [Shagal, Mark, Zakharovich, Moses] Vitebsk, Belarus 1887-1985 Saint-Paul-de-Vence, Alpes-Maritimes Title: Sketch for the Bastille Esquisse pour La Bastille, ...
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1950s Figurative Paintings

Materials

Oil

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 ...
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2010s Contemporary Abstract Drawings and Watercolors

Materials

Acrylic Polymer, Ink, Archival Paper

Sketch Quadro Coffee Table Made of Green Moss Acrylic Des, Roberto Giacomucci
By Roberto Giacomucci
Located in ancona, IT
Coffee table, handmade in transparent green acrylic colored with an innovative technology. The material is made through the fusion of three plates, one of which partially cured cen...
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2010s Italian Modern Coffee and Cocktail Tables

Materials

Acrylic

Nelson De La Nuez Goodnight My Love Mixed Media Oil Pastel Sketch
By Nelson De La Nuez
Located in Miami, FL
As one of the world's most collected, significant pop artists today, Nelson De La Nuez is a born iconoclast. Using his unique juxtaposition of pop culture and surrealism, and reflect...
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2010s Mixed Media

Materials

Linen, Oil Pastel

Sketch Quadro Side Table 2 Made Green Moss Acrylic D. Roberto Giacomucci in 2020
By Roberto Giacomucci
Located in ancona, IT
Side table, handmade in transparent green acrylic colored with an innovative technology. The material is made through the fusion of three plates, one of which partially cured cente...
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2010s Italian Modern Coffee and Cocktail Tables

Materials

Acrylic

Sketch Quadro Side Table 1 Made of Green Moss Acrylic Des, Roberto Giacomucci
By Roberto Giacomucci
Located in ancona, IT
Side table, handmade in transparent green acrylic colored with an innovative technology. The material is made through the fusion of three plates, one of which partially cured cente...
Category

2010s Italian Modern Coffee and Cocktail Tables

Materials

Acrylic

1979 Italian Design Drawing/Sketch for a Modern Green Desk Light by Mattioli
By Luciano Mattioli
Located in New York, NY
Dated mid-20th century industrial hand drawing by designer Luciano Mattioli. Highly collectible vintage Italian Product Design for a desk light project, realized without a ruler, in ...
Category

Vintage 1970s Italian Mid-Century Modern Drawings

Materials

Paper, Paint, Crayon

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Black Sketches For Sale on 1stDibs

An assortment of black sketches is available on 1stDibs. There are many Modern, Impressionist and Pop Art versions of these works for sale. There are many variations of these items available, from those made as long ago as the 19th Century to those made as recently as the 21st Century. Black sketches available on 1stDibs span a range of colors that includes black, white, brown, beige and more. Mark Shaw, Jim Dine, Tenesh Webber, (after) Gustav Klimt and Christian Dior took a thoughtful approach to this subject that are worth considering. Each of these unique pieces was handmade with extraordinary care, with artists most often working in paint, oil paint and paper.

How Much are Black Sketches?

Prices for pieces in our collection of black sketches start at $99 and top out at $7,800 with the average selling for $1,133.