David Simpson (b.1928) Red Arcs, 1966Acrylic on canvas49 x 54 inches Provenance:Public Auction, Washington D.C.Property of the Richard A. Madlener Trust Exhibition history:Museum of Art, Carnegie Institute, Pittsburgh, PA, 1966San Francisco Museum of Art, March 15 – April 23, 1967 California-born abstract painter David Simpson uses meticulous arrangements of color and form to elevate his ...
Masatoyo Kishi (1924-2017) Opus No. 159, 1960 Oil  and lacquer on canvas 50 x 75 inches51 x 76 inches framed Signed, titled and dated verso Painter, printmaker, and sculptor Masatoyo Kishi   – best known for mixing elements of traditional Japanese culture with Western abstraction – was born in Sakai, Japan, on March 11, 1924. ...
Herbert Bayer (1900-1985) Concentric Circles, 1969/2010 Sculpture, aluminum 606129.75 x 30 x 10.875 inchesEdition 3/6 Provenance:The Herbert Bayer Estate Publication:“Herbert Bayer: Kunst und Design in Amerika (1938-1985)”, p. 88. Herbert Bayer  was born in Austria, where he entered into an apprenticeship under the architect and designer Georg Smidthammer, with whom Bayer learned drawing, painting, and ...
Our holiday season installation this year features works by Bill Frej, Margo Hoff, Oscar Thalinger, Raye Leith, James Brooks, Walasse Ting, Norman Bluhm, Masatoyo Kishi, and others. Enjoy, and happy holidays!
Ati Maier (b. 1962) Time Sling I, 2022 Ink, wood stain, pigments, acrylic on paper 24 x 10.25 inches Ati Maier (https://peytonwright.com/modern/artists/ati-maier/) is a multidisciplinary artist whose practice includes drawing, painting, photography, 3-D video animation, installation, performance, and live action video. She was born in Munich, Germany in 1962 and has studied, lived and worked ...
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 ...