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Two Tigers at Circus - Original hansigned ink drawing
By René Genis
Located in Paris, FR
Rene GENIS (1922-2004) Two Tigers at Circus Original ink and lavish drawing on paper Signed bottom right 30 x 21 cm (c. 12 x 8.5 inch) Excellent condition
Category

Late 20th Century Modern Nude Drawings and Watercolors

Materials

India Ink

John Bobbish Circus Watercolor and Drawing
By John Boone
Located in New York, NY
Super adorable Circus watercolor and ink by NYC artist John Bobbish. John had a BFA from the school of Visual Arts. Perfect in any room in the house but made for a child's room. Bobb...
Category

1990s American Drawings

Materials

Wood, Paper

  • John Bobbish Circus Watercolor and Drawing
  • John Bobbish Circus Watercolor and Drawing
  • John Bobbish Circus Watercolor and Drawing
  • John Bobbish Circus Watercolor and Drawing
H 9.50 in. W 11.50 in. D .65 in.
Charles Real "circus", Signed Charcoal Drawing
Located in Saint-Ouen, FR
Charles Real (1898-1979) "circus". Signed Charcoal Drawing Probably a study for a painting.
Category

Vintage 1930s European Art Deco Drawings

Materials

Paper

  • Charles Real "circus", Signed Charcoal Drawing
  • Charles Real "circus", Signed Charcoal Drawing
  • Charles Real "circus", Signed Charcoal Drawing
  • Charles Real "circus", Signed Charcoal Drawing
H 29.53 in. W 42.13 in. D 0.4 in.
Charles Real "Circus", Charcoal Drawing Signed Lower Left
Located in Saint-Ouen, FR
Charles Real (1898-1979) "Circus". Charcoal drawing signed lower left. Measures: 65 x 100cm.
Category

Vintage 1930s French Art Deco Drawings

Materials

Paper

Circus Fight
By Monte Crews
Located in Fort Washington, PA
Medium: Watercolor Dimensions: 16.00" x 20.00" Signature: Signed Lower Right
Category

Early 20th Century Figurative Drawings and Watercolors

Materials

Watercolor

  • Circus Fight
  • Circus Fight
  • Circus Fight
  • Circus Fight
H 16 in. W 20 in.
At the Circus - Original Ink Drawing by G. Galantara - Early 20th Century
By Gabriele Galantara
Located in Roma, IT
At the Circus is an original China ink drawing realized by Gabriele Galantara. At the top right the description of the drawing "look gentlemen, with the sole force of the teeth I li...
Category

Early 20th Century Modern Figurative Drawings and Watercolors

Materials

Ink

Circus Performer
By Dame Laura Knight
Located in Broadway, GB
Pencil on paper Signed ‘Laura Knight’ (lower right) PROVENANCE Private collection, United Kingdom
Category

1930s Figurative Drawings and Watercolors

Materials

Carbon Pencil

At the Circus
By Martha Walter
Located in Lawrence, NY
Martha Walter was a second generation American Impressionist painter. She devoted her long and successful career to painting life as she saw it with overtones of Impressionism and Mo...
Category

1920s American Impressionist Figurative Drawings and Watercolors

Materials

Watercolor

Circus girl reclining
By Walt Kuhn
Located in Miami, FL
Signed and dated center right, Seam down center where two sheets attached is original. Some slight surface smudging outside figure area .
Category

1920s Modern Figurative Drawings and Watercolors

Materials

Carbon Pencil

The Circus - 1987
By Gérard Blain
Located in Paris, FR
We are very happy to present the wonderful work of Gérard Blain, a passionate and talented artist. Gérard Blain, born in 1938, is an atypical artist. Coming from a modest family, h...
Category

1990s Figurative Drawings and Watercolors

Materials

Watercolor

Circus Clown and Guitarist
Located in Milford, NH
A fine graphite drawing of a circus clown with guitarist by British / Canadian artist Jack Leonard Shadbolt (1909-1998). Shadbolt was born in Shoeburyness, Essex, England and his fam...
Category

1940s Abstract Expressionist Figurative Drawings and Watercolors

Materials

Paper, Graphite

Circus - Original Pencil on Paper - 1948
Located in Roma, IT
Circus is an original drawing in pencil on paper realized in 1948 by an Anonymous artist of the XX century. Hand-signed barely illegible, on the lower right and dated in pencil. T...
Category

1940s Figurative Drawings and Watercolors

Materials

Pencil

Circus - Original Pencil on Paper - 1948
H 9.85 in. W 13.59 in. D 0.04 in.
The circus - Original Watercolor by Mino Maccari - 1937
By Mino Maccari
Located in Roma, IT
The Circus is an original watercolor realized by Mino Maccari in 1937. Good conditions. Mino Maccari was an Italian writer, painter, engraver and journalist, winner the Feltrinelli...
Category

1930s Modern Figurative Drawings and Watercolors

Materials

Watercolor

Buttercream Acrobats circus performers humorous subject male female dynamic
By Stephen Basso
Located in Brooklyn, NY
this is a soft pastel on red toned heavyweight archival paper , framing under glass recommended for display. full figured women like Botero theme: circus, food, cake, relationships,...
Category

2010s Expressionist Figurative Drawings and Watercolors

Materials

Pastel, Archival Paper

Illustration for Toby Tyler: Ten Weeks with the Circus
By Everett Shinn
Located in Fort Washington, PA
Date: 1937 Medium: Watercolor on Paper Dimensions: 18.00" x 12.50" Signature: Signed Lower Right Toby Tyler Book Illustration Exhibitions: Norman Rockwell Museum, The Unknown Hoppe...
Category

1930s Figurative Drawings and Watercolors

Materials

Paper, Watercolor

Susan Paine - 20th Century Pastel, The Circus Performers
Located in Corsham, GB
A vibrant and dynamic pastel scene showing a woman and a strange blue figure performing a circus routine, watched by faceless onlookers in the stands behind them. The artist's use of...
Category

21st Century and Contemporary Portrait Drawings and Watercolors

Materials

Pastel

Israeli Surrealist Painting Female Circus Performer Acrobat with Cat
By Haya Graetz Ran
Located in Bal Harbour, FL
Voluptuous, ala Fernando Botero, female circus performer with spectators and cat. Haya Ran was born in Holon, Israel in 1948 on the same date as the State of Israel was founded. From...
Category

20th Century Contemporary Figurative Drawings and Watercolors

Materials

Paper, Watercolor

Circus Character - Original Tempera by J. René Paulz - Mid-20th Century
Located in Roma, IT
Circus Character is an original painting in tempera on paper, realized. by J. René Paulz. Hand-signed at the top left. The state of preservation of the artwork is almost good with ...
Category

Mid-20th Century Modern Figurative Drawings and Watercolors

Materials

Ink, Tempera

"Circus Side Show with Flying Turtles," Purple Ink signed by David Barnett
By David Barnett
Located in Milwaukee, WI
"Circus Side Show with Flying Turtles" is an original purple ink drawing by David Barnett. The artist signed the artwork along the lower part of the drawing and wrote the date in the...
Category

1960s Surrealist Figurative Drawings and Watercolors

Materials

Ink

Fred Johnson-O Henry Tent & Awning Circus Banner "Natures Living Tripod"
By O. Henry Tent and Awning Co.
Located in New York, NY
American painted side show circus banner of a man photographing a three legged sheep titled "Natures Living Tripod" (att: Fred Johnson-O Henry Tent & Awning, Chicago).  
Category

Mid-20th Century American Folk Art Drawings

Materials

Fabric

Pair of Circus Medrano Chalk Illustrations by André Legrand-Chabrier
By André Legrand-Chabrier
Located in valatie, NY
Cirque Medrano chalk Illustrations by André Legrand-Chabrier. André Legrand-Chabrier (1876-1945) was a French novelist, journalist, illustrator and chronicler of the French circus. O...
Category

Vintage 1930s French Drawings

Materials

Paper, Glass, Wood

"The Elephant Trainer at The Circus Bouglione" by André Legrand-Chabrier
By André Legrand-Chabrier
Located in valatie, NY
Le Dresseur et l'Eléphant du Cirque Bouglione (The Elephant Trainer at The Circus Bouglione) is a w/c and pastel Illustration by André Legrand-Chabrier. André Legrand-Chabrier (1876-...
Category

20th Century French Drawings

Materials

Glass, Wood, Paper

Alfred Daniels: Almshouses Canning Circus Nottingham - Conte Modern British Art
By Alfred Daniels
Located in London, GB
Alfred Daniels (1924-2015) Almshouses Canning Circus Nottingham, 1975 Conte and wash 33x62cm Born in the East End of London, in Bow, Daniels (known as ‘Danny’) was apprenticed to hi...
Category

1970s Modern Drawings and Watercolor Paintings

Materials

Conté

Alexander Calder Circus Reproduction Lithograph After a Drawing
By (after) Alexander Calder
Located in Bal Harbour, FL
(after) Alexander Calder "Calder's Circus" offset lithograph on wove paper after drawings by the artist Published by Art in America and Perls gallery in 1964 (from drawings done in t...
Category

1930s American Modern Animal Prints

Materials

Lithograph

Alexander Calder Circus Reproduction Lithograph After a Drawing
By (after) Alexander Calder
Located in Bal Harbour, FL
(after) Alexander Calder "Calder's Circus" offset lithograph on wove paper after drawings by the artist Published by Art in America and Perls gallery in 1964 (from drawings done in t...
Category

1930s American Modern Animal Prints

Materials

Lithograph

Alexander Calder Circus Reproduction Lithograph of a Drawing
By (after) Alexander Calder
Located in Bal Harbour, FL
(after) Alexander Calder "Calder's Circus" offset lithograph on wove paper a reproduction lithograph after the drawings by the artist Published by Art in America and Perls gallery in...
Category

1930s American Modern Animal Prints

Materials

Lithograph

Alexander Calder Circus Reproduction Lithograph After a Drawing
By (after) Alexander Calder
Located in Bal Harbour, FL
(after) Alexander Calder "Calder's Circus" offset lithograph on wove paper after drawings by the artist Published by Art in America and Perls gallery in 1964 (from drawings done in t...
Category

1930s American Modern Animal Prints

Materials

Lithograph

Alexander Calder Circus Reproduction Lithograph after a Drawing
By (after) Alexander Calder
Located in Bal Harbour, FL
(after) Alexander Calder "Calder's Circus" offset lithograph on wove paper reproduction after drawings by the artist Published by Art in America and Perls gallery in 1964 (from drawi...
Category

1930s American Modern Animal Prints

Materials

Lithograph

Alexander Calder Circus Reproduction Lithograph After a Drawing
By (after) Alexander Calder
Located in Bal Harbour, FL
(after) Alexander Calder "Calder's Circus" offset lithograph on wove paper after drawings by the artist Published by Art in America and Perls gallery in 1964 (from drawings done in t...
Category

1930s American Modern Animal Prints

Materials

Lithograph

Alexander Calder Circus Reproduction Lithograph After a Drawing
By (after) Alexander Calder
Located in Bal Harbour, FL
(after) Alexander Calder "Calder's Circus" offset lithograph on wove paper after drawings by the artist Published by Art in America and Perls gallery in 1964 (from drawings done in t...
Category

1930s American Modern Animal Prints

Materials

Lithograph

Calder Circus, complete Set of 16 lithographs after the original drawings
By (after) Alexander Calder
Located in Sheffield, MA
(after) Alexander Calder American, 1898-1976 "Calder's Circus" Lithographs on wove paper after drawings by the artist Published by Art in America, 1964 13 by 17 in. W/frame 22 by 26...
Category

1960s Modern Figurative Prints

Materials

Offset

Circus
By Martha Walter
Located in East Hampton, NY
Anyone who has seen the recent "John Singer Sargent Watercolors" exhibition at the Brooklyn Museum or the Boston Museum of Fine Arts will appreciate the mastery of Walter's watercolo...
Category

1920s American Impressionist Interior Drawings and Watercolors

Materials

Watercolor

  • Circus
  • Circus
  • Circus
  • Circus
H 10.5 in. W 13.25 in.
Circus Training
By Guðmundur Thoroddsen
Located in New York, NY
This piece is created with graphite, ink, and watercolor on paper. The palette is subdued, with shades of white, gray, brown, and pink. Guðmundur Thoroddsen is from Reykjavik, Icel...
Category

2010s Contemporary Figurative Drawings and Watercolors

Materials

Graphite, Ink, Paper, Watercolor

In the circus
By Marc Chagall
Located in Frankfurt, DE
From the sketch book " La Reine de Saba " Page 37 Provenance: J&P Fine Art, Zürich Private Collection, Switzerland Certificate: Comite Marc Chagall, Jean- Louis Prat, N° 200...
Circus to Posing
Located in Houston, TX
Agnes Bourely Circus to Posing 2019 ink, pencil and gouache on paper Framed Dimensions: 69 x 61 inches Agnès Bourély has entered the sphere of visual practice through a life enrich...
Category

2010s Abstract Abstract Drawings and Watercolors

Materials

Ink, Gouache, Pencil, Paper

Cyril Edward Power, Study for Piccadilly Circus III, circa 1930
By Edward Power
Located in London, GB
Cyril Edward Power, Grosvenor school, wax crayon on tracing paper. Rare chance to acquire a work by one of the leading British artists of the Grosvenor school of Art. This work shows...
Category

Vintage 1930s English Art Deco Drawings

Materials

Paper

Alexander Calder (1898-1976) Framed Circus Drawings
By Alexander Calder
Located in San Francisco, CA
Custom walnut framed lithographs of Calder's playful Circus drawings from 1931-32, on wove paper, from original drawings found in his studio and printed in small edition in 1964. Sol...
Category

20th Century American Mid-Century Modern Drawings

Alexander Calder (1898-1976) Framed Circus Drawings
By Alexander Calder
Located in San Francisco, CA
Custom framed lithographs of Calder's playful Circus drawings from 1931-32, on wove paper, from original drawings found in his studio and printed in small edition in 1964. Sold indiv...
Category

20th Century American Mid-Century Modern Drawings

"Circus Dreams...Muted Screams," original pastel drawing by Della Wells
By Della Wells
Located in Milwaukee, WI
"Circus Dreams...Muted Screams" is an original pastel drawing by Della Wells. The artist signed and dated the piece in the lower right. This piece depicts a woman walking past dark, ...
Category

1990s Figurative Drawings and Watercolors

Materials

Pastel

London Piccadilly Circus - Original China Ink Drawing - Early 20th Century
Located in Roma, IT
London is an original china ink drawing on paper realized by an Anonymous artist of the XX century. The State of preservation is very good with the traces of time. Hand-signed not...
Category

Early 20th Century Figurative Drawings and Watercolors

Materials

Ink

At the Circus
By Akos Szabo
Located in Wiscasset, ME
Born in Budapest, Hungary in 1936, artist Akos Szabo studied at the Academy of Fine Arts in Hungary under Janos Kmetty and Aurel Bernath. By 1960, Szabo and his contemporaries birthe...
Category

1950s Modern Figurative Drawings and Watercolors

Materials

Watercolor

  • At the Circus
  • At the Circus
  • At the Circus
  • At the Circus
H 15.63 in. W 10.13 in.
The Happy Circus
By Gérard Blain
Located in Paris, FR
Beautiful drawing of the great french artist Gerard Blain. Gallery certificate Hand signed by the artist Unique Work
Category

1990s Figurative Drawings and Watercolors

Materials

Felt, Ink, Watercolor

  • The Happy Circus
  • The Happy Circus
  • The Happy Circus
  • The Happy Circus
H 19.69 in. W 25.6 in.
Circus figures
By Jorge Castillo
Located in San Francisco, CA
This artwork is an original watercolor by surrealist Spanish artist Jorge Castillo, born 1933. It is signed and dated 78 at the upper right corner. The image size is 21 x 29.5 inches...
Category

1970s Surrealist Drawings and Watercolor Paintings

Materials

Watercolor

  • Circus figures
  • Circus figures
  • Circus figures
  • Circus figures
H 37.5 in. W 25.25 in. D 2.5 in.
Surrealist Study of Circus Figures
Located in Houston, TX
Possibly a surrealist study with human figures, two dogs, and a camel within a tent structure. Painting is painted on tan paper with blue and earth toned colors. Newly framed in a gr...
Category

20th Century Abstract Figurative Drawings and Watercolors

Materials

Watercolor, Gouache

Cambridge Circus - contemporary cityscape architecture watercolor on paper
By David Walker
Located in London, GB
Award winning artist David Walker works in both oil paints and watercolours. Before concentrating on illustration and fine art painting David trained and practiced as an architect. A...
Category

2010s Contemporary Landscape Drawings and Watercolors

Materials

Paper, Watercolor

Alexander Calder Circus Reproduction Lithograph After a Drawing
By (after) Alexander Calder
Located in Bal Harbour, FL
(after) Alexander Calder "Calder's Circus" offset lithograph on wove paper after drawings by the artist Published by Art in America and Perls gallery in 1964 (from drawings done in t...
Category

1930s American Modern Animal Prints

Materials

Lithograph

Alexander Calder Circus Reproduction Lithographic After a Drawing
By (after) Alexander Calder
Located in Bal Harbour, FL
(after) Alexander Calder "Calder's Circus" offset lithograph on wove paper after drawings by the artist Published by Art in America and Perls gallery in 1964 (from drawings done in t...
Category

1930s American Modern Animal Prints

Materials

Lithograph

Alexander Calder Circus Reproduction Lithograph after a Drawing
By (after) Alexander Calder
Located in Bal Harbour, FL
(after) Alexander Calder "Calder's Circus" offset lithograph on wove paper reproduction of a drawing by the artist Published by Art in America and Perls gallery in 1964 (from drawing...
Category

1930s American Modern Animal Prints

Materials

Lithograph

Alexander Calder Circus Reproduction Lithograph After a Drawing
By (after) Alexander Calder
Located in Bal Harbour, FL
(after) Alexander Calder "Calder's Circus" offset lithograph on wove paper after drawings by the artist Published by Art in America and Perls gallery in 1964 (from drawings done in t...
Category

1930s American Modern Animal Prints

Materials

Lithograph

Original Art Deco Circus Illustration Gouache Painting, Drawing Lady with Horses
By Marcel Vertès
Located in Bal Harbour, FL
This is an original illustration watercolor or gouache painting and drawing on paper. It appears to be a circus performer or acrobat with horses. Measures 26" H x 23-1/2" W, sight. f...
Category

Mid-20th Century Post-Impressionist Figurative Paintings

Materials

Watercolor, Gouache

Calder 16 Circus Drawings Folio
By Alexander Calder
Located in santa monica, CA
This wonderful folio has 16 loose printed drawings of the early 1930s. Each is quietly humorous and timeless. They frame very well. It is unsigned from a series of 100 published in 1...
Category

Vintage 1960s American Modern Books

  • Calder 16 Circus Drawings Folio
  • Calder 16 Circus Drawings Folio
  • Calder 16 Circus Drawings Folio
  • Calder 16 Circus Drawings Folio
H 14 in. W 17 in. D 1 in.
Circus Ring
By Henry Lamb
Located in Lake Worth, FL
Bloomsbury Artist Henry Lamb created 1912 dated lower left Watercolor, gouache and pencil on paper Provenance: Exhibited Davis & Langdale NY Estate of Holland Roberts Melson, Jr...
Category

1910s Other Art Style Figurative Drawings and Watercolors

Materials

Gouache, Pencil, Watercolor

  • Circus Ring
  • Circus Ring
  • Circus Ring
  • Circus Ring
H 12 in. W 19 in. D 1 in.
AT THE CIRCUS
By Marc Chagall
Located in Frankfurt, DE
PROVENANCE: J&P FINE ART, ZURICH? PRIVATE COLLECTION, SWITZERLAND CERTIFICATE: COMITE MARC CHAGALL, JEAN-LOUIS PRAT, N° 2008085A FOR THE WHOLE SKETCHBOOK BY 3 NOVEMBER 2008, IN THE...
Set of Three WPA Style Circus Drawings by Austin Hogan
By Austin S. Hogan
Located in Rochester, NY
The artist has created works that truly capture the the beauty and the grit of the carnival world. Done in graphite on brown paper. In the original period frames. Austin S. Hogan is...
Category

Mid-20th Century American Modern Decorative Art

Lions in Circus - Original Hansigned Ink Drawing
By René Genis
Located in Paris, FR
Rene GENIS (1922 - 2004) Lions in circus Original ink on paper Hansigned in ink Size of the image : 24 x 33.5 cm (c. 9.4 x 13.2 inch) Total Size : 38 x 45 cm (c. 14.9 x 17.7 inch) ...
Category

Late 20th Century Modern Animal Drawings and Watercolors

Materials

India Ink

Circus
By Reynolds Beal
Located in Fort Washington, PA
Signature: Signed & Dated Lower Right
Category

1920s Animal Drawings and Watercolors

Materials

Paper, Color Pencil

  • Circus
  • Circus
  • Circus
  • Circus
H 14.50 in. W 18.00 in. D 1 in.
Night Circus
By Andrei Petrov
Located in New York, NY
Andrei Petrov is an American Artist of Russian origins. His paintings are the expression of his lifelong struggle to retain memories of his childhood and life. He writes: "As a chi...
Category

2010s Abstract Abstract Drawings and Watercolors

Materials

Ink, Watercolor

  • Night Circus
  • Night Circus
  • Night Circus
  • Night Circus
H 15 in. W 22 in. D 0.5 in.
Travelling Circus, Marseilles
Located in Storrs, CT
Watercolor on paper from a sketchbook. 5 1/4 x 8 (image and sheet). Signed 'J Bernhard', dated 6 Mai 1917' and annotated 'Marseilles'. Housed in an elegant 10 x 12-inch silk liner w...
Category

Early 20th Century Modern Figurative Drawings and Watercolors

Materials

Watercolor

  • Travelling Circus, Marseilles
  • Travelling Circus, Marseilles
  • Travelling Circus, Marseilles
  • Travelling Circus, Marseilles
H 10 in. W 12 in. D 2 in.
Piccadilly Circus, London
By Georges Stein
Located in Petworth, GB
George Stein (French, Born circa 1870) Piccadilly Circus Black crayon and pastel on paper Signed ‘GEORGES STEIN’ (lower left) 10.1/8 x 12 in. (25.7 x 30.5 cm.) Georges Stein was a l...
Category

Early 20th Century Landscape Drawings and Watercolors

Materials

Paper, Crayon, Pastel

  • Piccadilly Circus, London
  • Piccadilly Circus, London
  • Piccadilly Circus, London
  • Piccadilly Circus, London
H 10.13 in. W 12 in. D 1 in.
Christy Brothers Circus
By Reynolds Beal
Located in Wiscasset, ME
Born in New York City in 1866, prominent painter and etcher Reynolds Beal studied Naval Architecture at Cornell University and painting with William Merritt Chase at Chase’s Shinneco...
Category

1920s Impressionist Landscape Drawings and Watercolors

Materials

Crayon

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Circus Drawings For Sale on 1stDibs

On 1stDibs, there are several options of circus drawings available for sale. There are many Modern, Abstract and Impressionist versions of these works for sale. These items have long been popular, with older editions for sale from the 20th Century and newer versions made as recently as the 21st Century. Circus drawings available on 1stDibs span a range of colors that includes gray, beige, brown, blue and more. These artworks have been a part of the life’s work for many artists, but the versions made by (after) Alexander Calder, Gérard Blain, René Genis, Reynolds Beal and David Barnett are consistently popular. Frequently made by artists working in paint, watercolor and lithograph, all of these available pieces are unique and have attracted attention over the years.

How Much are Circus Drawings?

Prices for art of this kind can differ depending upon size, time period and other attributes — circus drawings in our inventory begin at $225 and can go as high as $18,000, while the average can fetch as much as $1,200.