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Drawing inspiration is an exhibition of works on paper by twenty-eight artists who approach drawing from uniquely different perspectives.

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Steven Assael, Girl with Cabbage, 2020, graphite and crayon on paper, 15 1/2 x 11 1/2 inches

Steven Assael
Girl with Cabbage, 2020
graphite and crayon on paper
15 1/2 x 11 1/2 inches
$7,800

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Steven Assael, Henry and Hammer, 2020, graphite and crayon on paper, 11 3/8 x 15 1/2 inches

Steven Assael
Henry and Hammer, 2020
graphite and crayon on paper
11 3/8 x 15 1/2 inches
$7,400

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Robert Bauer, J.M.C. (Joan), 2019, gouache on paper, 6 5/8 x 5 inches

Robert Bauer
J.M.C. (Joan), 2019
gouache on paper
6 5/8 x 5 inches
$7,800

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William Beckman, Self Portrait, 2007, charcoal on paper, 28 x 25 1/2 inches

William Beckman
Self Portrait, 2007
charcoal on paper
28 x 25 1/2 inches
$12,000

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William Beckman, Study for Diana and Deidra, 1979, charcoal on paper, 61 x 49 inches

William Beckman
Study for Diana and Deidra, 1979
charcoal on paper
61 x 49 inches
$44,000

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Oscar Bluemner, Soho Canal, 1920, watercolor and pencil on paper, 3 1/8 x 5 3/4 inches

Oscar Bluemner
Soho Canal, 1920
watercolor and pencil on paper
3 1/8 x 5 3/4 inches
$48,000

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Claudio Bravo, Elephant Skull, 2006, pencil on paper, 43 1/4 x 29 1/2 inches

Claudio Bravo
Elephant Skull, 2006
pencil on paper
43 1/4 x 29 1/2 inches
$45,000

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Claudio Bravo, Two Heads and Hands (Study for Luzbel and Lucifer), 1983, pencil on paper, 15 3/4 x 19 1/2 inches

Claudio Bravo
Two Heads and Hands (Study for Luzbel and Lucifer), 1983
pencil on paper
15 3/4 x 19 1/2 inches
$28,000

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Claudio Bravo, Lamb Skin, 2003, pastel on paper, 29 1/8 x 42 7/8 inches

Claudio Bravo
Lamb Skin, 2003
pastel on paper
29 1/8 x 42 7/8 inches
$185,000

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Robert Cottingham, Roxy, 2002 lithograph, 46 x 46 inches

Robert Cottingham
Roxy, 2002
lithograph
46 x 46 inches
$18,000

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Robert Cottingham, Facade: Hotel Lindy, 1984, acrylic on paper, 14 x 11 1/4 inches

Robert Cottingham
Facade: Hotel Lindy, 1984
acrylic on paper
14 x 11 1/4 inches
(SOLD)

Michèle Fenniak, Archive, 2018, graphite on paper, 22 1/4 x 30 inches

Michèle Fenniak, Archive, 2018, graphite on paper, 22 1/4 x 30 inches

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Carl Grossberg, The Yellow Boiler (Der Gelbe Kessel), 1933, watercolor and ink on fabriano paper, 19 5/8 x 15 3/4 inches

Carl Grossberg
The Yellow Boiler (Der Gelbe Kessel), 1933
watercolor and ink on fabriano paper
19 5/8 x 15 3/4 inches
$45,000

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Susan Hauptman, Still Life, 2012, charcoal on paper, 31 1/2 x 28 inches

Susan Hauptman
Still Life, 2012
charcoal on paper
31 1/2 x 28 inches
$18,000

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Rance Jones, Azucar y Tabaco (Sugar and Tobacco), 2020, watercolor on paper, 21 x 18 inches

Rance Jones
Azucar y Tabaco (Sugar and Tobacco), 2020
watercolor on paper
21 x 18 inches
$16,500

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Rance Jones, Meditation, 2019, watercolor on paper, 21 x 25 inches

Rance Jones
Meditation, 2019
watercolor on paper
21 x 25 inches
$18,000

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Reginald Marsh, Mrs. Martin's Famous Homemade Tarts, c. 1933, crayon on paper, 10 x 14 inches

Reginald Marsh
Mrs. Martin's Famous Homemade Tarts, c. 1933
crayon on paper
10 x 14 inches
$10,000

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Alan Magee, Staempfli and Company, 2013, watercolor, colored pencil, and graphite on Whatman paper, 16 x 20 inches

Alan Magee
Staempfli and Company, 2013
watercolor, colored pencil, and graphite on Whatman paper
16 x 20 inches
$22,000

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Alan Magee, Silence, 1995, monotype with watercolor and black pencil, 14 x 11 inches

Alan Magee
Silence, 1995
monotype with watercolor and black pencil
14 x 11 inches
$16,000

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G. Daniel Massad, Mrs. Earth, 2015, pastel on paper, 24 1/2 x 24 inches

G. Daniel Massad
Mrs. Earth, 2015
pastel on paper
24 1/2 x 24 inches
$40,000

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Craig McPherson, Coal Piles, 1997-2007, pastel on mezzotint ground, 33 1/2 x 54 1/2 inches

Craig McPherson
Coal Piles, 1997-2007
pastel on mezzotint ground
33 1/2 x 54 1/2 inches
$35,000

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Anthony Mitri, Hind Sight 2, D Train, NYC, 2020, charcoal on paper, 7 1/2 x 5 1/2 inches

Anthony Mitri
Hind Sight 2, D Train, NYC, 2020
charcoal on paper
7 1/2 x 5 1/2 inches
$3,500

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Anthony Mitri, Ohio Oil, September, 2020, charcoal on paper, 7 7/8 x 10 5/8 inches

Anthony Mitri
Ohio Oil, September, 2020
charcoal on paper
7 7/8 x 10 5/8 inches
$8,500

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Alyssa Monks, Transfixed (drawing), 2020, vine charcoal on paper, 15 1/8 x 22 7/8 inches

Alyssa Monks
Transfixed (drawing), 2020
vine charcoal on paper
15 1/8 x 22 7/8 inches
$5,500

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Guillermo Muñoz Vera, Young Man from Mali, 2019, conte pencil and charcoal on paper, 20 7/8 x 19 5/8 inches

Guillermo Muñoz Vera
Young Man from Mali, 2019
conte pencil and charcoal on paper
20 7/8 x 19 5/8 inches
SOLD

Elie Nadelman, Standing Female Nude, c. 1907, black ink on paper, 12 3/8 x 5 7/8 inches

Elie Nadelman
Standing Female Nude, c. 1907
black ink on paper
12 3/8 x 5 7/8 inches
$6,500

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Elie Nadelman, Standing Woman, c. 1933, papier-mâché, Height: 12 1/4 inches

Elie Nadelman
Standing Woman, c. 1933
papier-mâché
Height: 12 1/4 inches
$25,000

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Elie Nadelman, Standing Woman, c. 1930-35, papier - mâché, 13 3/4 x 4 1/4 x 3 1/8 inches

Elie Nadelman
Standing Woman, c. 1930-35
papier - mâché
13 3/4 x 4 1/4 x 3 1/8 inches
$45,000

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Odd Nerdrum, The Red Cape, 1991, charcoal on paper, 37 x 45 inches

Odd Nerdrum
The Red Cape, 1991
charcoal on paper
37 x 45 inches
$110,000

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Clio Newton, Thivya, 2020, compressed charcoal on paper, 88 3/8 x 58 inches

Clio Newton
Thivya, 2020
compressed charcoal on paper
88 3/8 x 58 inches
$32,000

Inquire
Clio Newton, Grace Reclining, 2020, compressed charcoal on paper, 38 x 50 inches

Clio Newton
Grace Reclining, 2020
compressed charcoal on paper
38 x 50 inches
$24,000

Inquire
Pablo Picasso, Tête de femme (Dora Maar), c. 1942, pen and India ink on paper, 14 1/2 x 10 7/8 inches

Pablo Picasso
Tête de femme (Dora Maar), c. 1942
pen and India ink on paper
14 1/2 x 10 7/8 inches
$65,000

Inquire
Brian Rutenberg, Under the Pines 5, 2020, oil on paper, 30 x 22 1/2 inches

Brian Rutenberg
Under the Pines 5, 2020
oil on paper
$8,000

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Brian Rutenberg Under the Pines 8, 2020, oil on paper, 22 1/2 x 30 inches

Brian Rutenberg
Under the Pines 8, 2020
oil on paper
22 1/2 x 30 inches
$8,000

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John Singer Sargent, Alice, Lady Lowther (nee Blight), c. 1905, charcoal on paper, 24 5/8 x 18 3/4 inches

John Singer Sargent
Alice, Lady Lowther (nee Blight), c. 1905
charcoal on paper
24 5/8 x 18 3/4 inches
$170,000

Inquire
Morton Livingston Schamberg, Machine Composition, c. 1915-16, pastel and pencil on paper, 5 1/2 x 8 inches

Morton Livingston Schamberg
Machine Composition, c. 1915-16
pastel and pencil on paper
5 1/2 x 8 inches
$65,000

Inquire
Joseph Stella, Study for New York Interpreted, 1923, oil, pastel, watercolor, ink and pencil on paper, 11 x 8 1/2 inches

Joseph Stella
Study for New York Interpreted, 1923
oil, pastel, watercolor, ink and pencil on paper
11 x 8 1/2 inches
$45,000

Inquire
Maria Tomasula, Bequeath, 2019, graphite on Arches paper, 14 x 10 inches

Maria Tomasula
Bequeath, 2019
graphite on Arches paper
14 x 10 inches
$8,500

Inquire
Abraham Walkowitz, Untitled (Cityscape), 1909, watercolor on paper, 13 x 9 inches

Abraham Walkowitz
Untitled (Cityscape), 1909
watercolor on paper
13 x 9 inches
$11,500

Inquire
Andrew Wyeth, Antler Chair, 1996, watercolor on paper, 10 x 14 inches

Andrew Wyeth
Antler Chair, 1996
watercolor on paper
10 x 14 inches
$140,000

Inquire
Andrew Wyeth, Jimmy's Porch (Study for the tempera "Drifting"), 1991, pencil on paper, 17 x 23 inches

Andrew Wyeth
Jimmy's Porch (Study for the tempera "Drifting"), 1991
pencil on paper
17 x 23 inches
$77,000

Inquire
Steven Assael, Girl with Cabbage, 2020, graphite and crayon on paper, 15 1/2 x 11 1/2 inches

Steven Assael
Girl with Cabbage, 2020
graphite and crayon on paper
15 1/2 x 11 1/2 inches
$7,800

Steven Assael, Henry and Hammer, 2020, graphite and crayon on paper, 11 3/8 x 15 1/2 inches

Steven Assael
Henry and Hammer, 2020
graphite and crayon on paper
11 3/8 x 15 1/2 inches
$7,400

Robert Bauer, J.M.C. (Joan), 2019, gouache on paper, 6 5/8 x 5 inches

Robert Bauer
J.M.C. (Joan), 2019
gouache on paper
6 5/8 x 5 inches
$7,800

William Beckman, Self Portrait, 2007, charcoal on paper, 28 x 25 1/2 inches

William Beckman
Self Portrait, 2007
charcoal on paper
28 x 25 1/2 inches
$12,000

William Beckman, Study for Diana and Deidra, 1979, charcoal on paper, 61 x 49 inches

William Beckman
Study for Diana and Deidra, 1979
charcoal on paper
61 x 49 inches
$44,000

Oscar Bluemner, Soho Canal, 1920, watercolor and pencil on paper, 3 1/8 x 5 3/4 inches

Oscar Bluemner
Soho Canal, 1920
watercolor and pencil on paper
3 1/8 x 5 3/4 inches
$48,000

Claudio Bravo, Elephant Skull, 2006, pencil on paper, 43 1/4 x 29 1/2 inches

Claudio Bravo
Elephant Skull, 2006
pencil on paper
43 1/4 x 29 1/2 inches
$45,000

Claudio Bravo, Two Heads and Hands (Study for Luzbel and Lucifer), 1983, pencil on paper, 15 3/4 x 19 1/2 inches

Claudio Bravo
Two Heads and Hands (Study for Luzbel and Lucifer), 1983
pencil on paper
15 3/4 x 19 1/2 inches
$28,000

Claudio Bravo, Lamb Skin, 2003, pastel on paper, 29 1/8 x 42 7/8 inches

Claudio Bravo
Lamb Skin, 2003
pastel on paper
29 1/8 x 42 7/8 inches
$185,000

Robert Cottingham, Roxy, 2002 lithograph, 46 x 46 inches

Robert Cottingham
Roxy, 2002
lithograph
46 x 46 inches
$18,000

Robert Cottingham, Facade: Hotel Lindy, 1984, acrylic on paper, 14 x 11 1/4 inches

Robert Cottingham
Facade: Hotel Lindy, 1984
acrylic on paper
14 x 11 1/4 inches
(SOLD)

Michèle Fenniak, Archive, 2018, graphite on paper, 22 1/4 x 30 inches

Michèle Fenniak, Archive, 2018, graphite on paper, 22 1/4 x 30 inches

Carl Grossberg, The Yellow Boiler (Der Gelbe Kessel), 1933, watercolor and ink on fabriano paper, 19 5/8 x 15 3/4 inches

Carl Grossberg
The Yellow Boiler (Der Gelbe Kessel), 1933
watercolor and ink on fabriano paper
19 5/8 x 15 3/4 inches
$45,000

Susan Hauptman, Still Life, 2012, charcoal on paper, 31 1/2 x 28 inches

Susan Hauptman
Still Life, 2012
charcoal on paper
31 1/2 x 28 inches
$18,000

Rance Jones, Azucar y Tabaco (Sugar and Tobacco), 2020, watercolor on paper, 21 x 18 inches

Rance Jones
Azucar y Tabaco (Sugar and Tobacco), 2020
watercolor on paper
21 x 18 inches
$16,500

Rance Jones, Meditation, 2019, watercolor on paper, 21 x 25 inches

Rance Jones
Meditation, 2019
watercolor on paper
21 x 25 inches
$18,000

Reginald Marsh, Mrs. Martin's Famous Homemade Tarts, c. 1933, crayon on paper, 10 x 14 inches

Reginald Marsh
Mrs. Martin's Famous Homemade Tarts, c. 1933
crayon on paper
10 x 14 inches
$10,000

Alan Magee, Staempfli and Company, 2013, watercolor, colored pencil, and graphite on Whatman paper, 16 x 20 inches

Alan Magee
Staempfli and Company, 2013
watercolor, colored pencil, and graphite on Whatman paper
16 x 20 inches
$22,000

Alan Magee, Silence, 1995, monotype with watercolor and black pencil, 14 x 11 inches

Alan Magee
Silence, 1995
monotype with watercolor and black pencil
14 x 11 inches
$16,000

G. Daniel Massad, Mrs. Earth, 2015, pastel on paper, 24 1/2 x 24 inches

G. Daniel Massad
Mrs. Earth, 2015
pastel on paper
24 1/2 x 24 inches
$40,000

Craig McPherson, Coal Piles, 1997-2007, pastel on mezzotint ground, 33 1/2 x 54 1/2 inches

Craig McPherson
Coal Piles, 1997-2007
pastel on mezzotint ground
33 1/2 x 54 1/2 inches
$35,000

Anthony Mitri, Hind Sight 2, D Train, NYC, 2020, charcoal on paper, 7 1/2 x 5 1/2 inches

Anthony Mitri
Hind Sight 2, D Train, NYC, 2020
charcoal on paper
7 1/2 x 5 1/2 inches
$3,500

Anthony Mitri, Ohio Oil, September, 2020, charcoal on paper, 7 7/8 x 10 5/8 inches

Anthony Mitri
Ohio Oil, September, 2020
charcoal on paper
7 7/8 x 10 5/8 inches
$8,500

Alyssa Monks, Transfixed (drawing), 2020, vine charcoal on paper, 15 1/8 x 22 7/8 inches

Alyssa Monks
Transfixed (drawing), 2020
vine charcoal on paper
15 1/8 x 22 7/8 inches
$5,500

Guillermo Muñoz Vera, Young Man from Mali, 2019, conte pencil and charcoal on paper, 20 7/8 x 19 5/8 inches

Guillermo Muñoz Vera
Young Man from Mali, 2019
conte pencil and charcoal on paper
20 7/8 x 19 5/8 inches
SOLD

Elie Nadelman, Standing Female Nude, c. 1907, black ink on paper, 12 3/8 x 5 7/8 inches

Elie Nadelman
Standing Female Nude, c. 1907
black ink on paper
12 3/8 x 5 7/8 inches
$6,500

Elie Nadelman, Standing Woman, c. 1933, papier-mâché, Height: 12 1/4 inches

Elie Nadelman
Standing Woman, c. 1933
papier-mâché
Height: 12 1/4 inches
$25,000

Elie Nadelman, Standing Woman, c. 1930-35, papier - mâché, 13 3/4 x 4 1/4 x 3 1/8 inches

Elie Nadelman
Standing Woman, c. 1930-35
papier - mâché
13 3/4 x 4 1/4 x 3 1/8 inches
$45,000

Odd Nerdrum, The Red Cape, 1991, charcoal on paper, 37 x 45 inches

Odd Nerdrum
The Red Cape, 1991
charcoal on paper
37 x 45 inches
$110,000

Clio Newton, Thivya, 2020, compressed charcoal on paper, 88 3/8 x 58 inches

Clio Newton
Thivya, 2020
compressed charcoal on paper
88 3/8 x 58 inches
$32,000

Clio Newton, Grace Reclining, 2020, compressed charcoal on paper, 38 x 50 inches

Clio Newton
Grace Reclining, 2020
compressed charcoal on paper
38 x 50 inches
$24,000

Pablo Picasso, Tête de femme (Dora Maar), c. 1942, pen and India ink on paper, 14 1/2 x 10 7/8 inches

Pablo Picasso
Tête de femme (Dora Maar), c. 1942
pen and India ink on paper
14 1/2 x 10 7/8 inches
$65,000

Brian Rutenberg, Under the Pines 5, 2020, oil on paper, 30 x 22 1/2 inches

Brian Rutenberg
Under the Pines 5, 2020
oil on paper
$8,000

Brian Rutenberg Under the Pines 8, 2020, oil on paper, 22 1/2 x 30 inches

Brian Rutenberg
Under the Pines 8, 2020
oil on paper
22 1/2 x 30 inches
$8,000

John Singer Sargent, Alice, Lady Lowther (nee Blight), c. 1905, charcoal on paper, 24 5/8 x 18 3/4 inches

John Singer Sargent
Alice, Lady Lowther (nee Blight), c. 1905
charcoal on paper
24 5/8 x 18 3/4 inches
$170,000

Morton Livingston Schamberg, Machine Composition, c. 1915-16, pastel and pencil on paper, 5 1/2 x 8 inches

Morton Livingston Schamberg
Machine Composition, c. 1915-16
pastel and pencil on paper
5 1/2 x 8 inches
$65,000

Joseph Stella, Study for New York Interpreted, 1923, oil, pastel, watercolor, ink and pencil on paper, 11 x 8 1/2 inches

Joseph Stella
Study for New York Interpreted, 1923
oil, pastel, watercolor, ink and pencil on paper
11 x 8 1/2 inches
$45,000

Maria Tomasula, Bequeath, 2019, graphite on Arches paper, 14 x 10 inches

Maria Tomasula
Bequeath, 2019
graphite on Arches paper
14 x 10 inches
$8,500

Abraham Walkowitz, Untitled (Cityscape), 1909, watercolor on paper, 13 x 9 inches

Abraham Walkowitz
Untitled (Cityscape), 1909
watercolor on paper
13 x 9 inches
$11,500

Andrew Wyeth, Antler Chair, 1996, watercolor on paper, 10 x 14 inches

Andrew Wyeth
Antler Chair, 1996
watercolor on paper
10 x 14 inches
$140,000

Andrew Wyeth, Jimmy's Porch (Study for the tempera "Drifting"), 1991, pencil on paper, 17 x 23 inches

Andrew Wyeth
Jimmy's Porch (Study for the tempera "Drifting"), 1991
pencil on paper
17 x 23 inches
$77,000

“Drawing is the basis of my art.”
- Claudio Bravo

“I draw like other people bite their nails.” 
- Pablo Picasso

“You can’t do sketches enough.  Sketch everything and keep your curiosity fresh.”
- John Singer Sargent

“I love the quality of pencil. It helps me to get to the core of a thing.”
- Andrew Wyeth

 

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Cottingham, "Roxy" fact sheet
Grossberg, "The Yellow Boiler" fact sheet
Marsh, "Mrs. Martin's Famous Homemade Tarts" fact sheet
Nadelman, "Standing Woman" c.1933 fact sheet
Nadelman, "Standing Woman" c.1930-35 fact sheet
Nadelman, "Standing Female Nude" fact sheet
Picasso, "Tête de femme (Dora Maar)" fact sheet
Sargent, "Alice, Lady Lowther (nee Blight)" fact sheet
Schamberg, "Machine Composition" fact sheet
Stella, "Study for New York Interpreted" fact sheet
Walkowitz, "Untitled (Cityscape)" fact sheet
Wyeth, "Antler Chair" fact sheet
Wyeth, "Jimmy's Porch" fact sheet