Series: Barcelona Suite Medium: Color lithograph on embossed paper Dimensions: 24 1/2 x 18 1/8 inches (Image) 29 1/2 x 22 inches (Sheet) Signature: Signed Artist details: Spanish, 1935 Date finished: 1979 Edition: 126/185
Staff Selections Exhibition: Muñoz-Ramos’s piece delicately layers each bold color, building up into a bouquet, honoring the Madonna and child so important to the Catalans. It’s eye candy, picking out each new color, texture, and layered juiciness he has laid out for viewers who take the time to look. -Nikki
Medium: Lithograph Dimensions: 27 1/2 x 21 1/4 inches Signature: Signed Artist details: Welsh / English, 1864 - 1944 Date finished: 1910
Staff Selections Exhibition: The painter Albert de Belleroche shared studios and models with John Singer Sargent and Toulouse-Lautrec but found his special gift as a lithographer. Here his freedom with the litho crayon is particularly evident. -Sam
Series: The Birds of America Medium: Hand-colored lithograph Dimensions: 10 1/4 x 6 1/2 inches (sheet) Artist details: American, 1785 - 1851 Date finished: 1840-1844 Edition: First Royal Octavo Printer: J.T. Bowen Publisher: J.J. Audubon Condition: Original pages with text accompanies the work.
Staff Selections Exhibition: Herons are solitary creatures who are always watching and observing. They have a dinosaur-like appearance that I feel hints of an ancient wisdom. But when they are disrupted or startled, they become rather clumsy creatures. From the clumsiness of the elegant heron, I am reminded even the wisest have blind spots and things to learn. -Nikki