Edward Borein India Ink Drawing of Polo Players P1047

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We love finding images of polo players, and this drawing by Ed Borein is a pip. A well known Western artist, he had the skill set to capture the other Sport of Kings when the Hollywood elite, led by the great Will Rogers, claimed it for themselves. Edward Borein, along with Charlie Russell, is the most ...

Irv Wyner The Farmer P1045

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There isn't anyone like Irv Wyner, and every time we acquire one of his paintings, we just can't stop looking at it. He really painted like nobody else on earth. A famed background artist on Chuck Jones' miraculous team of mad geniuses, his talent reached far and wide, from gorgeous watercolor seascapes to these hallucinated ...

Irv Wyner The Farmer’s Wife P1044

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Hilarious. ruthlessly funny and absolutely masterful. Noted animation background artist Irv Wyner has earned a piece of immortality through his contributions to the golden age of American cartoons. Here his work is nothing less than devastating in its humor and its very high style. The rendering of the print fabric of her dress alone is ...

Robert E. Johnston Oil on Board Magazine Illustration P1037

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Robert E Johnston 1885-1933. Little is known about this creative magazine illustrator/painter of the golden age of magazine illustration. This one dated 1930 and titled on the back "Americans All.." We're guessing this is from a tale of old California, set in the 1850s. ' "What do you know about him anyway?" Christopher was rudely ...

Ejnar Hansen Portrait of General James H. Doolittle (1940s) Oil on Canvas P993

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Ejnar Hansen portrait of General Jimmy Doolittle, 29.5"x x 35"h in frame, Image is 24"w x 30"h. American aviator and army general Jimmy Doolittle led an air raid on Tokyo and other Japanese cities four months after the Japanese attack on Pearl Harbor. If there is a crown jewel to Jimmy Doolittle's legendary career it would be ...

Sam Hyde Harris Will Call Hand Lettered Placard P984

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One of many signs hand lettered in Sam Hyde Harris's sign shop circa 1915-1930. This one exclaiming where Will Call is, and what it's all about. Clean, hand-lettered. This is not a printed sign or lithograph. For the theatre buff or silent film collector who has everything but an original never-used Will Call sign. Part ...

Charles Owens Buick Dealer Conventioneers Sketches P983

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Charles Owens was particularly notedfor his illustrations in the newspapers of the day and these could certainly be for some story in the Examiner. These are beautifully observed and deeply humorous sketches of the American everyman. A gift to the artist Sam Hyde Harris. From his personal collection. Price on request. Painter, illustrator Charles Owens was born ...