Howard Behling Schleeter (1903 -1976) Between Showers, 1939 oil on board 16 x 20 inches 21.625 x 25.625 inches framed dated and signed lower left; dated, titled and signed verso Howard Schleeter was born in 1903,  the son of a commercial artist. He studied formally at the Albright Art School in his hometown of Buffalo, ...
Charles Ragland Bunnell (1900-1985)No. 18 Moonrise Over Colorado, 1952 oil on board18 x 23 inches24 x 28.75 inches framedSigned and dated lower center “Bunnell ’52” An artist and teacher, Charles (“Charlie”) Bunnell worked in a variety of styles throughout his career because as an artist he believed, “I’ve got to paint a thousand different ways. I don’t paint any one ...
The award -winning photogapher Bill Frej and his wife launch a new show with us today, celebrating the launch of William and Anne Frej’s new book, Travels Across the Roof of the World: A Himalayan Memoir. The Frejs will also give a talk on their work at the gallery on Saturday, October 8 from 1-3 ...
Eleanor de Laittre (1911-1998) Red Dumbell, 1949 Oil on canvas 34 x 30 inches 38.375 x 34.5 inches framed Signed and dated lower right Provenance: Martin Diamond Fine Arts, Inc., New York Eleanor de Laittre was born in Minneapolis on April 3, 1911.  She attended Northrop Collegiate School in Minneapolis, ca. 1925-1927 and the Madeira ...
The Peyton Wright Gallery video walkthrough for September features the new exhibition “Donald Roy Thompson: Transitions,” showcasing his new works. In 2022, Thompson continues to refine his approach and vision, drawing on a lifetime of work while still looking forward.  In his current work he is touching on the curvilinear geometries he explored in the ...
Laguna Santero (1776-1815) La Virgen Dolorosac. 1800 Wood, gesso, pigment21 x 12.25 x 1 inches Provenance:Private collection, Santa Fe, NM W.S Stallings named the Laguna Santero for the altar screens painted by an anonymous santero in the churches at Laguna and Acoma Pueblos. These screens are the two most significant examples of the genre surviving ...
The Peyton Wright Gallery video walkthrough for August 2022 features the new exhibition “Leon Berkowitz: The Cathedral Paintings,” showcasing Berkowitz’s masterful use of color, line and depth.
William Frej’s most recent book, Seasons of Ceremonies: Rites and Rituals in Guatemala and Mexico, continues to win a number of awards, including the recently announced Gold Medal Best Photography book for 2021 from Foreword Indies/Foreword Reviews. The book also just received two wins from the Moscow International Foto Awards competition in its book division: a Gold ...
Robert Slutzky (1929-2005) Untitled (No. 8) 1978  Oil on canvas   72 x 72 inches A painter and also an art educator who explored connections between painting and architecture, Robert Slutzky was keenly interested in questions of visual perception and poetics. For many years, he was a professor of art and architecture at Cooper Union for the Advancement ...
Peyton Wright Gallery is pleased to announce Leon Berkowitz: The Cathedral Paintings, an exhibition of works showcasing Berkowitz’s masterful use of color, line and depth.  The exhibition will open Friday, August 5, 2022 with an opening reception from 5 to 7 p.m. and run through Tuesday, September 6. Leon Berkowitz (1911-1987)was born on 14 September 1911 ...