The Queen of The Apes

This large signed oil painting with an erotic science fiction/fantasy theme was exhibited at 1976's OrlandoCon, an event that in many ways seems to be the template for todays Comic Con. McCauley was featured as an honored guest at the Florida comic convention, and unveiled previously unseen works that were either painted and unpublished in […]

Artist: Harold McCauley
Price: $13,500.00

Take Care of Jimmy

A moving gouache-on-board painting by Amos Sewell, this appeared as an interior illustration in the March, 1947 edition of Redbook magazine, accompanying a story by Peter Stirling Cardoza titled "Take Care of Jimmy." This image shows a tearful farewell at a train window, dramatically and tenderly rendered by this well-listed and important American illustrator. Nicely framed and matted […]

Artist: Amos Sewell
Price: $1,450.00

Wild Horses

An expressive and lyrical gouache watercolor painting by the Russian-American artist and illustrator Vladimir Yaffe, who worked in New York City during the 1940s and was involved in the burgeoning WPA art movement there through the New Deal Federal Arts Project. His offerings included sculpture and architectural bas relief, and his works were exhibited at […]

Artist: Vladimir Yoffe
Price: $2250.00

The Studio Couch

A fine exhibited nude oil painting by the noted and prolific Czech and later American painter and illustrator Joseph Tomanek, that was exhibited in the 1920s at a Chicago Galleries Association fine art show with the title The Studio Couch. Our gallery became associated with this artist through the calendar prints created from his paintings […]

Artist: Joseph Tomanek
Price: $3850.00

Waiting for You Sketch

A gorgeous and very detailed framed preliminary graphite sketch by the legendary American pin-up artist Gil Elvgren, which was used in the making of the 1955 Brown & Bigelow calendar "Waiting For You". As part of his process, Elvgren would pose a live model in his home studio and create a series of graphite sketches […]

Artist: Gil Elvgren
Price: SOLD

A Tong War Hatchet Man

Shortly after the Armistice of 1918 brought an end to World War I, an outbreak of violence within San Francisco's Chinatown attracted national attention, and raised awareness of the off-and-on gangland violence known as the Tong wars. As San Francisco became known as home to the largest Chinese population anywhere outside of Asia, fascination about […]

Artist: Pedro Llanuza
Price: $1150.00
 

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