Mexico Saint Jerome c. 1700 Carved and gilt-gessoed wood 35 x 15 x 11 inches This fine Mexican sculpture depicts Saint Jerome (c. 347 – 30 September 420), widely revered as a priest, confessor, theologian and historian. He was the son of Eusebius, born near Emona on the border of Dalmatia and Pannonia, then part ...
Watercolor on paper 30 x 22 inches 39.37 x 31.62 inches framed Signed lower right   Paul Burlin was born in New York in 1886. Though he had some training at the National Academy of Design, he later dropped out to pursue his studies informally.  He achieved a great deal of early artistic success. He ...
Untitled, 1971 Acrylic on canvas 60 x 60 inches Born in Los Angeles in 1938, African American painter, sculptor, printmaker Daniel LaRue Johnson studied at Chouinard and in Paris with Giacometti. He is closely associated with Los Angeles’s African American artist movement of the mid-20th century, which developed as a response to the country’s social, ...
James Hilleary (1924-2014) No. 93, 1972 Acrylic on canvas 64 x 64 inches Provenance: Estate of the Artist Born in 1924, James Hilleary was a native of Georgetown, Washington, D.C. Despite his vocation as a practicing architect he had a sixty-plus year career as an artist. He studied at the Catholic University of America in ...
John Stephan (1906-1995) Disc #3, 1971 Acrylic on canvas 70 x 68 inches Signed and dated “71” verso Provenance: Estate of the Artist John Stephan (1906-1995) devoted himself exclusively to disc paintings for the last three decades of his artistic career. These nearly square compositions, always just inches taller than they are wide, each comprise ...
Pedro Antonio Fresquís, a santero believed to be of Flemish decent, was born at Santa Cruz parish on October 29, 1749. He married Maria Dolores Vigil in the 1760s and they had five children. He is sometimes known as the Truchas Master, after the village north of Santa Fe where the artist’s major works were ...
Paul Burlin was born in New York in 1886. Though he had some training at the National Academy of Design, he later dropped out to pursue his studies informally. He achieved a great deal of early artistic success.  He visited the Southwest for the first time in 1910.  Paintings from this visit were received warmly ...
Charles Green Shaw (1892-1974) Suspension in Space – 2 1960 Oil on canvas 22 x 30 inches During his successful painting career, which spanned four decades of modernism, Charles Green Shaw skillfully explored several abstract idioms. A native New Yorker, Shaw’s early work was in writing; in the 1920s he contributed to publications including the ...
Peru Rest on the Flight into Egypt El descanso en la huida a Egipto c. 1700 Oil on canvas 64.5 x 44.5 inches 70 x 50.5 inches framed Provenance: Private Collection, Albuquerque, NM The flight into Egypt is a biblical event described in the Gospel of Matthew (Matthew 2:13-23), in which Joseph fled to Egypt ...
Perle Fine (1905-1988) Le Papillon c. 1946 Watercolor, gouache, and chalk on paper 12.25 x 16.25 inches Signed lower right Provenance: Collection of Helen Farr Sloan, Wilmington, DE Wilkes University, Wilkes-Barre, PA   Perle Fine was born in Boston in 1905, but moved to New York City in her teens to study at the Art ...