Bill Michalak Pontiac Concept Car Yellow Background circa 1969 Watercolor and Pen Original P754

A muscle car for the space age. Still so dreamy. Signed. Matted 20" x 15 1/2", image 11" x 7 1/2" "Moving on to my first assignment. Olds studio was a wonderful and “dream” fulfilling time in my life! Working on the 442 and Toronado and the 98 and 88 Oldsmobiles was very exciting. After about three ...

Bill Michalak Pontiac Concept Car (in White) circa 1969 Watercolor and Pen Original P753

If only these were the cars that got built! But they are the daddies of the ones that were. Signed. "My desire to design cars for General Motors started at the age of eight. Like many other kids with the same goal, I was fortunate to actually see my dream come true. Employment came by way ...

Monterey Bay Cannery Row Regionalist Watercolor 1940s P755

This couldn't be more charming. Artist unknown. Hallowed ground to the many readers of John Steinbeck. Cannery Row is the waterfront street in the New Monterey section of Monterey, California. It is the site of a number of now-defunct sardine canning factories. The last cannery closed in 1973. The street name, formerly a nickname for Ocean View Avenue, became ...

Robert T. Ayers Captain of Industry or Great Statesman 1950s Oil on Board P751

A dynamic portrait by the extremely skillful Robert Temple Ayres. To these eyes, there is a touch of FDR in the image (hint of wheelchair, cane, pince-nez), but with more of the air of an actor who could be playing him (Ralph Bellamy), HOWEVER, in the words of the BBC political miniseries, House of Cards, ...

Robert T. Ayers Set Illustration Golden Age of Hollywood 1950s Oil On Board P749

Paintings such as this helped immeasurably in the production process by allowing the director and his design and camera teams to visualize what they were about to do. And when you had an artist of Ayers' capabilities and facility, all the better. And here we have the atmosphere of respectable small town America circa 1918 ...

Mexican Burnished Ware Vase M589 SOLD

Black and red predominate with touches of green and slate blue. A superb design of a single great bird. Terrific. One of the best we've ever come across.  11 " high x 7" at the widest diameter. Price on request.