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The Old Pine - Original Signed Charcoals Drawing
By Gustave Poetzsch
Located in Paris, FR
Gustave Poetzsch (1870-1950) The Old Pine, 1891 Original charcoals and pencil drawing Signed on the back Stamp of the Estate auction sale on the back on cream vellum 27.5 x 25 cm (...
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1890s Realist Landscape Drawings and Watercolors

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Charcoal, Pencil

Moravian Home for Old Ladies
By Kerr Eby N. A.
Located in Storrs, CT
Moravian Home for Old Ladies. c. 1919. Pencil drawing. 6 1/2 x 8 1/8. Unsigned; titled 'Moravian Home for Old Ladies' lower right Housed in a 16 c 20-inch archival mat, suitable for...
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Early 20th Century American Modern Landscape Drawings and Watercolors

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Carbon Pencil

An Old Woman - Original Pencil Drawing - Early 20th Century
Located in Roma, IT
An old Woman is an original modern artwork realized in the first half of the 20 Century. Original drawing realized in pencil on paper. Quite good conditions: along the margins f t...
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Early 20th Century Modern Figurative Drawings and Watercolors

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Pencil

Old Woman - Original Pencil Drawing by S. Goldberg - Mid 20th Century
By Simon Goldberg
Located in Roma, IT
Old Woman is an original drawing in pencil on paper realized by Simon Goldberg (1913-1985). Hand-signed on the lower right. The state of preservation is very good. Sheet dimension:...
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Mid-20th Century Contemporary Figurative Drawings and Watercolors

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Pencil

Old Man - Pen and Pencil Drawing by G. Galantara - Early 20th Century
By Gabriele Galantara
Located in Roma, IT
Old Man is an original drawing in pencil and pen realized by Gabriele Galantara, the state of preservation of the artwork is good and aged, applied on white cardboard. Image dimensi...
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Early 20th Century Figurative Drawings and Watercolors

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Pencil, Pen

Pencil Landscape - The Old Mill
Located in Houston, TX
Delightful drawing of a grand old watermill, 1942. Dated lower left. Displayed on a white mat with a gold border and fits a standard-size frame. Archival plastic sleeve and Certifi...
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1940s Landscape Drawings and Watercolors

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Paper, Pencil

  • Pencil Landscape - The Old Mill
  • Pencil Landscape - The Old Mill
  • Pencil Landscape - The Old Mill
  • Pencil Landscape - The Old Mill
H 16 in. W 20 in. D 0.1 in.
North Italian Portrait Drawing Old lady with coif 19 century pencil paper
Located in Florence, IT
The drawing is the portrait of a old lady wearing a lace coif. It's probably a study from live for a painted portrait, as we can realize by the intensity and high definition of the ...
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19th Century Other Art Style Portrait Drawings and Watercolors

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Paper, Pencil

Portrait of an Old Woman - Original Pencil Drawing - Late 18th Century
Located in Roma, IT
Portrait of an old woman is an original drawing realized in the late 18th Century. The artwork is a black and white pencil and pastel drawing depicting an old woman. Mint condition...
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Late 18th Century Modern Figurative Drawings and Watercolors

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Paper, Pencil

Rome/Tevere - Original Pencil and Watercolor Drawing - 1781
Located in Roma, IT
Rome is a beautiful artwork realized by Jan Peter Verdussen in 1741. In good condition except for some pencil marks and traces of sealing wax on the back and some diffused foxings. ...
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1780s Old Masters Landscape Drawings and Watercolors

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Watercolor, Pencil

Theatrical Costume - Original Pencil Drawing by Alfredo Edel - 1895
By Alfredo Edel
Located in Roma, IT
Theatrical Costume is an original pencil, pastel and watercolor drawing realized by Alfredo Edel in 1895. Good condition, the artwork is with watercolor and biacca. Hand signed wit...
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1890s Old Masters Figurative Drawings and Watercolors

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Pastel, Watercolor, Pencil

Chateau Fort - 19th Century - Horace Vernet - Drawing - Old Master
By Émile Jean-Horace Vernet
Located in Roma, IT
Chateau fort is an original pencil drawing on paper by Horace Vernet realized in XIX century. Certified by Paul Proutè. Very good conditions, except for a very little rip on the lef...
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19th Century Old Masters Figurative Drawings and Watercolors

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Pencil

18th 19th century Italian figure drawing - Creation Adam Eve - Pencil paper
By (after) Raphael (Raffaello Sanzio da Urbino)
Located in Varmo, IT
Raffaello Sanzio (Urbino 1483 - Rome 1520), follower of the XVIII - XIX century - Study for the creation of Adam and Eve. 20 x 28 cm without frame, 26 x 34 cm with frame. Ink dra...
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Late 18th Century Old Masters Figurative Drawings and Watercolors

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Paper, Pencil

"Song of Songs Illustration", Pencil and Ink, Old Testament Story
Located in Detroit, MI
"Song of Songs Illustration" renders an important bibilical story that is celebrated during Jewish Passover. Song of Solomon, also called Canticle of Canticles, or Song of Songs, an ...
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Mid-20th Century Other Art Style Figurative Drawings and Watercolors

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Paper, Ink, Pencil

Old Woman - Original Pen and Pencil on Paper by J.L. Rey-Vila
By José Luis Rey Vila
Located in Roma, IT
Old Woman is an origina drawing realized by the artist José Luis Rey Vila in 1939. Pencil on paper. Dated on the lower right corner. Signed in pencil on the back of the sheet. Go...
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1930s Figurative Drawings and Watercolors

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Ballpoint Pen, Pencil

"Song of Songs Illustration" Old Testament, Signed in Hebrew, Pencil & Ink
Located in Detroit, MI
"Song of Songs Illustration" renders an important bibilical story that is celebrated during Jewish Passover. Song of Solomon, also called Canticle of Canticles, or Song of Songs, an ...
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Mid-20th Century Other Art Style Figurative Drawings and Watercolors

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Ink, Pen

Regency portrait drawing of Lady Nugent
By John Downman
Located in London, GB
Collections: With Ellis Smith, London; Private collection, to 2015. Literature: G.C. Williamson, John Downman A.R.A., his Life and Works, p. lviii no's. 2 and 3, p. xxxi. Exhi...
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19th Century Old Masters Portrait Drawings and Watercolors

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Pencil, Watercolor

Figures - Original Pencil and Ink on Paper - 17th Century
Located in Roma, IT
Figures is an original drawing in pencil and pen on paper by an Italian anonymous Artist of the 17th Century. In good condition except for diffused folding and stains with worn mar...
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17th Century Old Masters Figurative Drawings and Watercolors

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Ink, Pencil

Regency portrait drawing of Arabella Graham-Clarke
By John Downman
Located in London, GB
Collections: The sitter, and by descent; Christie's, 19th March 1928, lot 6; Private collection to 2019 Literature: G.C. Williamson, John Downman, A.R.A., his Life and Works, Lon...
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Early 19th Century Old Masters Portrait Drawings and Watercolors

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Watercolor, Pencil

Portrait drawing of Harriot Mellon, Mrs Thomas Coutts
By Henry Fuseli
Located in London, GB
Inscribed by the artist in pen and brown ink, upper margin: 'σοφὴν δὲ μισῶ: μὴ γὰρ ἔν γ' ἐμοῖς δόμοις / εἴη φρονοῦσα πλείον' ἢ γυναῖκα χρή [Euripides, Hippolytus, 11, 640-41: “But a ...
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19th Century Old Masters Portrait Drawings and Watercolors

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Pencil

The Old Dominie
By Frederic Gruger
Located in Fort Washington, PA
Signature: Signed Lower Right Illustration for the Saturday Evening Post 3/25/1916.
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1910s Figurative Drawings and Watercolors

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Paper, Pencil

Landscape - Original Drawing by Jan Peter Verdussen - 1745 ca
Located in Roma, IT
Landscape is a beautiful drawing in pencil and watercolor on paper realized by Jan Peter Verdussen in 1745 ca. In good condition, excpet for some foxing on the right. The artwork r...
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1740s Old Masters Landscape Drawings and Watercolors

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Watercolor, Pencil

Landscape - Original Watercolor and Pencil by Jan Peter Verdussen - 18th Century
Located in Roma, IT
Landscape is a beautiful dranwing in watercolor and pencil on ivory-colored paper realized by Jan Peter Verdussen. In good condition; only a smallspots at the edges of the drawing. ...
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18th Century Old Masters Landscape Drawings and Watercolors

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Watercolor, Pencil

Member of the Military Band - Original Drawing - 19th Century
Located in Roma, IT
Member of the military band is a beautiful pencil drawing on cream-colored paper, realized during the XIX century by an Italian Master. Hand-signed on the right side of the artwork....
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19th Century Old Masters Figurative Drawings and Watercolors

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Pencil

18th century portrait drawing of the Rev. William Atkinson
By George Romney
Located in London, GB
Collections: Henry Scipio Reitlinger (1882-1950); Private collection, UK to 2019 Framed dimensions: 14.50 x 15.38 inches This drawing is one of only two known portrait drawings by...
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18th Century Old Masters Portrait Drawings and Watercolors

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Pencil

Costume drawings for ‘Ambassadeur de Siam’ and ‘La Sultana Reine’
Located in Amsterdam, NL
Joseph-Marie Vien (1716-1809) ‘Ambassadeur de Siam’ and ‘La Sultana Reine’ Both titled lower centre, the drawing of the ambassador inscribed with colours intended for the prints, e...
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Mid-18th Century Old Masters Figurative Drawings and Watercolors

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Paper, Pencil

Fine 1840's Grand Tour Drawing Ancient Italian Ruins Roman Columns Landscape
Located in Cirencester, Gloucestershire
Title: Roman Ruins, most likely a Grand Tour drawing. Artist/ School: English School, indistinctly inscribed and dated 1841. Medium: pencil drawing on card. Size: 8.75 x 11 inch...
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Early 19th Century Old Masters Landscape Drawings and Watercolors

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Pencil

Portrait of a Lady, Drawing Signed and Dated by Augustin de Saint-Aubin
By Augustin de Saint-Aubin
Located in PARIS, FR
This drawing full of freshness presents us with the profile of an elegant lady, drawn by Augustin de Saint-Aubin on a beautiful summer day in 1776, during the early months of Louis X...
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1770s Old Masters Portrait Drawings and Watercolors

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Pastel, Pencil

18th C Italian Classical Grand Tour Ancient City Old Ruins & Figures
Located in Cirencester, Gloucestershire
Title: The Italian City Artist/ School: English/ Italian School, late 18th century; a Grand Tour work. Medium: pencil drawing. Size: 6.75 x 9.75 inches Provenance: from a priva...
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Late 18th Century Old Masters Landscape Drawings and Watercolors

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Pencil

Astrée, a Preparatory Drawing for the Golden Age Fresco by Jean-Dominique Ingres
By Jean-Auguste-Dominique Ingres
Located in PARIS, FR
This beautiful drawing, of great technical virtuosity, is one of the many studies made by Ingres for Astrée, one of the key characters in the Golden Age fresco he painted at the Chât...
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1840s Old Masters Figurative Drawings and Watercolors

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Ink, Carbon Pencil, Graphite

Two Old Men and Dog: Checkers
By Norman Rockwell
Located in Fort Washington, PA
Date: 1950 Medium: Pencil on Paper Sight Size 18.25" x 19.00", Framed 30.25" x 31.00" Signature: Signed with initials 'N R' lower right; also inscribed 'WINTER' upper center Laurie ...
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1950s Figurative Drawings and Watercolors

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Paper, Pencil

Landscape - Original Pencil and Watercolor by Jan Pieter Verdussen - 1750
By Jan Pieter Verdussen
Located in Roma, IT
Landscape is a beautiful drawing in watercolor and pencil on ivory-colored paper realized by Jan Peter Verdussen. In good condition; only a smallspots at the edges of the drawing an...
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1750s Old Masters Figurative Drawings and Watercolors

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Paper, Ink, Watercolor

Hershey Chocolate Bar at Old Folks Home
By William Anthony
Located in Bal Harbour, FL
William Anthony Born 1934, Forth Monmouth, NJ. and grew up in Washington State. Education 1958 Yale, New Haven, CT, B.A European History 1959-60 San Francisco Art Institute, CA 1961...
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20th Century Post-Modern Figurative Drawings and Watercolors

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Pencil

Sunday In Old Catskill, Harper's New Monthly Magazine Story Illustration
By Howard Pyle
Located in Fort Washington, PA
Medium: Watercolor and Pencil on Board Sight Size 11.00" x 15.00", Framed 17.50" x 20.50" Signature: Signed Lower Left Sunday In Old Catskill, Harper's New Monthly magazine story il...
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1890s Figurative Drawings and Watercolors

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Watercolor, Board, Pencil

Moses Breaking the Tablet of the Law (after Parmigianino. 1503-1540)
By Daniel Ramée
Located in Storrs, CT
Moses Breaking the Tablet of the Law. (after Parmigianino. 1503-1540.) Pencil drawing mounted onto paper. 12 1/4 x 3 3/4 inches. Collector's seal verso: Gustav Grunwald, (Lugt 1155b)...
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19th Century Old Masters Portrait Drawings and Watercolors

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Pencil

Female Nude - Original Ink on Paper by Georges Isaul - 1940s
Located in Roma, IT
Female Nude is an original modern artwork realized in the 1940s by Georges Isaul (Argenteuil, 1882 - 1963). Original ink drawing on paper. Hand-signed in pen by the artist on the ...
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Early 1900s Old Masters Figurative Drawings and Watercolors

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Pencil

Theatrical Costume - Original Watercolor by Alfredo Edel - 1895
By Alfredo Edel
Located in Roma, IT
Theatrical Costume is an original pencil, pastel and watercolor realized by Alfredo Edel in 1895. Good condition, the artwork is from Amleto and represents Ofelia, with a note write...
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1890s Old Masters Figurative Drawings and Watercolors

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Watercolor, Pastel, Pencil

Fine Early 19th Century Classical Horse Study
Located in Cirencester, Gloucestershire
Title: Portrait of a Horse Artist/ School: French School, circle of Jacques-Laurent Agasse (French 1767-1849) Medium: pencil drawing on paper laid over card Size: 10.25 x 11.5 inc...
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Early 19th Century Old Masters Animal Drawings and Watercolors

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Pencil

19th century watercolour of a Girl at her Dressing Table
By William Henry Hunt
Located in London, GB
Collections: Muir Hetherington; Sir John and Lady Witt, acquired 1974; By descent to 2015. Literature: Tom Jones (ed.), William Henry Hunt 1790-1864, exh. cat., 1981, no. 145 (Gi...
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19th Century Old Masters Figurative Drawings and Watercolors

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Watercolor, Pencil

18th century ink study for the Leveson-Gower Children
By George Romney
Located in London, GB
Collections: J. Goodfriend, USA. Brown wash and pencil on laid paper Framed dimensions: 13.25 x 11.75 inches This powerful drawing was made at the time that Romney was painting the...
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18th Century Old Masters Portrait Drawings and Watercolors

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Ink, Pencil

FINE 18th CENTURY OLD MASTER CHARCOAL DRAWING - THE LAMENTATION OF CHRIST
By French Old Master
Located in Cirencester, Gloucestershire
Artist/ School: French School, 18th century Title: The Lamentation. Medium: charcoal on paper, mounted. Size: drawing: 13 x 15.5 inches Provenance: private collection,...
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Mid-18th Century Old Masters Figurative Paintings

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Charcoal, Pencil

Portrait of a Slave Ship: 'Le Negrito à l’ancre. Dans le port de la havanne'
Located in Amsterdam, NL
FRANÇOIS MATHURIN ADALBERT, BARON DE COURCY (1805-1839) 'Le Negrito à l’ancre. Dans le port de la havanne' Indistinctly signed lower left Titled on the mount Pencil and watercolo...
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Mid-19th Century Old Masters Figurative Drawings and Watercolors

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Gouache, Pencil, Paper, Watercolor

Soldier on horseback - Original Pencil Drawing by I. Kramskoi - 1970 ca.
By Ivan Kramskoi
Located in Roma, IT
Pencil on cardboard. Hand signed lower right. From the collection W. Denzel (stamp on the left margin of passepartout). Very good conditions except some light stains. Includes Passep...
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1870s Old Masters Portrait Prints

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Pencil

DRAWING OF NAKED MAN
By Gennaro Luciano
Located in Napoli, IT
DRAWING OF NAKED MAN - Study of light by Gennaro Luciano, Naples, 1920, with ebony frame. Cm.65x48.
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1920s Old Masters Nude Paintings

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Paper, Pencil

FINE 18TH/ 19TH CENTURY ITALIAN OLD MASTER DRAWING - HEAD PORTRAIT OF CHILD
Located in Cirencester, Gloucestershire
"Old Master Drawing" Italian School, 18/19th century pencil/ charcoal/ sanguine drawing on paper, unframed paper size: 15.5 x 10 inches Fine quality 18/19th century Italian Old Mas...
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Mid-19th Century Abstract Figurative Paintings

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Pencil

DRAWING OF A NACKED MAN ON LADDER
By Gennaro Luciano
Located in Napoli, IT
DRAWING OF A NACKED MAN ON LADDER - - by Gennaro Luciano, 1920, with ebony frame. Cm.65x48
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1920s Old Masters Nude Paintings

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Paper, Pencil

Posing Male Model - Original Drawing 19th Century
Located in Roma, IT
Posing Male Model is a beautiful original pencil drawing on paper realized by an artist of the Italian School of XIX century. hand-signed in pencil on lower margin, signature not co...
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19th Century Old Masters Figurative Prints

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Charcoal, Pencil

Black and white train "Old #1" Roger Watt photorealist drawing graphite on paper
By Roger Watt
Located in Binghamton, NY
An aged train is the focal point of Old #1, a photorealistic work of graphite on paper. The work demonstrates Watt’s incredible ability to render texture, exemplified by the paint ch...
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2010s Photorealist Landscape Drawings and Watercolors

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Paper, Pencil, Graphite

Old cottage, Bignor, Sussex
By Claude Muncaster
Located in Petworth, West Sussex
A Topographical painting- Claude Muncaster (1903-1974) 'Old cottage, Bignor, Sussex' Claude Muncaster was a marine and landscape painter, who specialised in watercolour painting. He...
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20th Century Landscape Drawings and Watercolors

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Watercolor, Pencil

Old Man
By Paul Gavarni
Located in New York, NY
Pencil drawing of old man
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Paper, Pencil

Old Man
H 9.125 in. W 6 in.
Back to the Howling Old Owl in the Woods Back to Hunting the Horney Back Toad
By Derek Boshier
Located in London, GB
This drawing is part of Boshier's new series 'Fragments: Contemporary Still Life' that marks the continuation of his earlier preoccupations - aspects of duality, exploring the relati...
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2010s Pop Art Figurative Drawings and Watercolors

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Paper, Pencil

Landscape with House
By Jean-Baptiste-Camille Corot
Located in New York, NY
Jean-Baptiste-Camille Corot (French, 1796-1875) was a pivotal figure in 19C landscape painting and a prolific artist whose ideas and artistic output influenced greatly his contempora...
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Mid-19th Century Old Masters Landscape Drawings and Watercolors

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Paper, Pencil

Study for Branch of Ivy (for Damocles) (Verso; Study for Damocles)
By Thomas Couture
Located in New York, NY
Black pencil and white chalk drawings by the French artist Thomas Couture.
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Mid-19th Century Old Masters Still-life Drawings and Watercolors

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Chalk, Paper, Pencil

Preliminary Sketch for Old Barn at Sheepshead Bay
By Oscar Florianus Bluemner
Located in Fairlawn, OH
Signature: Initialed, numbered and dated lower right Inscription verso states that the painting was sold to Mrs. Phillip Lewisohn for $25 in 1916. It also gives color annotations ...
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1910s Fauvist Landscape Drawings and Watercolors

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Color Pencil

“Old House”
By Laurence Stephen Lowry
Located in Knutsford, GB
An old house stands amongst a busy throng of people with a back drop of the city of Manchester, artistically observed at the whilst at the pinnacle of his career by Britain’s greates...
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20th Century Post-War Landscape Drawings and Watercolors

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Paper, Pencil

Profile of Old Man - Original Pencil Drawing by F.A. Laguillermie - Late 1800
Located in Roma, IT
Profile of Old Man is an interesting small drawing realized by the important French painter and engraver Frédéric Auguste Laguillermie, founder of the Art Society of French Engravers...
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Late 19th Century Portrait Drawings and Watercolors

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Pencil

Un Zouave - 19th Century - Horace Vernet - Drawing - Old Master
By Émile Jean-Horace Vernet
Located in Roma, IT
Un Zouave is an original pencil drawing on paper by Horace Vernet realized in XIX century. Very good conditions. Certified by Paul Proutè. Includes passepartout: 65 x 50 cm. The dra...
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19th Century Old Masters Figurative Drawings and Watercolors

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Pencil

Head Portrait of a Bearded Man - Old Master Drawing
Located in Cirencester, Gloucestershire
Fine quality Italian Baroque period head portrait of a bearded man. The work dates to the 17th century. Executed in pencil on thick paper, the drawing will have originally been mad...
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17th Century Baroque Portrait Drawings and Watercolors

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Parchment Paper, Pencil

17th Century Italian Old Master drawing of three angels, a study for larger work
Located in Petworth, GB
Giovanni Giuseppe (Gioseffo) Del Sole (Italian, 1654-1719) Study of three angels Working artist’s drawings for a larger work with instructions for colour ways. Possibly for a mural....
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17th Century Old Masters Figurative Drawings and Watercolors

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Paper, Pencil

"Male nude" Pencil cm. 18 x 27 1893 ca
By Giovanni Battista Quadrone
Located in Torino, IT
.Naked Male ,Naked, Ancient Drawing,Italian Ancient Drawing IMPORTANT : Ancient Opera with more than 70 years Italian Fine Arts export permits take about 30 days Giovanni Battis...
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1890s Old Masters Nude Drawings and Watercolors

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Paper, Pencil

Portrait of a Spaniel - British 18thC art Old Master dog drawing animal artist
Located in London, GB
A fantastic pencil on paper drawing which depicts a portrait of a Spaniel. It is a fine dog portrait by a British Old Master artist of the 18th century. The painting dates to circa 1...
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Late 18th Century Realist Animal Drawings and Watercolors

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Pencil

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Old Pencil Drawings For Sale on 1stDibs

An assortment of old pencil drawings is available on 1stDibs. A selection of these works in the Old Masters, Modern and Post-Impressionist styles can be found today in our inventory. These items have been produced for many years, with earlier versions available from the 18th Century and newer variations made as recently as the 20th Century. You can search the old pencil drawings that we have for sale on 1stDibs by color — popular works were created in bold and neutral palettes with elements of beige, gray, brown and black. Gennaro Luciano, John Downman, George Romney, William Anthony and Oscar Florianus Bluemner 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 pencil, paper and paint. Large old pencil drawings can be an attractive addition to some spaces, while the smaller iterations available — each spanning 3.55 inches in width — may make for a better choice for a more modest living area.

How Much are Old Pencil Drawings?

Prices for art of this kind can differ depending upon size, time period and other attributes — old pencil drawings in our inventory begin at $150 and can go as high as $175,000, while the average can fetch as much as $986.