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SID CHAFETZ “Processional” Signed Artist Proof Circa 1959

$900.00
Artist proof print titled “Processional” by artist Sid Chafetz dated 1959 depicts four collegiates with “medio tutissimus ibis” emblazoned in red on a large flag behind them. Translated, the flag reads, “It’s safest in the middle”. Titled, signed, marked, and dated in pencil along lower mat. Framed in black.  About the Artist: Sid Chafetz (1922-?) was an artist and professor based in Columbus, Ohio. Born in Providence, Rhode Island, he attended Rhode Island School of Design before being drafted into the US Army in 1942. He returned after his service and graduated in 1947. He continued his education in France at L’Ecole Americaine des Beaux-Arts and the Acadãmie Julian, alongside artists Fernand Lãger and Stanley W. Hayter. Chafetz would then teach at The Ohio State University beginning in 1948, and was an active part of developing the printmaking program within the Department of Art. He retired from teaching in 1982 to focus on his own art. Deeply satirical with beliefs, his works bear a haunting style laden with politics, education, and literature.  This print is amongst hundreds of pieces of art that are available at our showroom in Grandview! Come in today and see the full collection.   

ROBERT MARTIN(1918-1998) Primitive Handcrafted Barn Wood Cut-Out of Jester

$395.00
Made by Ohio artist Robert Martin (1918-1998) from rustic barn wood, this primitive cut-out creates a lively jester.  Hand painted details of red, yellow, orange, green, red, blue, and purple decorate the rustic wood while still highlighting the material with artistic tact. Similar pieces by artist available, sold separately.  About the Artist: Robert Martin (1918-1998) was born in Cleveland, Ohio and raised by his grandmother. His grandmother, having grown up in the Victorian Era, is responsible for the period's influence on his early works. Martin studied the painting from books of the masters, old and new. He worked from life, enjoying the process and interaction that was created. In the 1980s, he began working from photographs with his series of Victorian Village scenes. An ever-learning student, his work has distinctly different decades reflecting his progress and interests. Persisting was his use of oil on canvas, despite his training in other mediums. His poetic soul was evident in his philosophy as an artist.  This piece is amongst hundreds of pieces of art that are available at our showroom in Grandview! Come in today and see the full collection.  

ROBERT MARTIN(1918-1998) Primitive Handcrafted Barn Wood Cut-Out of Soldier with Drum

$395.00
Made by Ohio artist Robert Martin (1918-1998) from rustic barn wood, this primitive cut-out creates a soldier with crossed arms and a large drum, in a red hat and jacket. Hand painted details decorate the rustic wood while still highlighting the material. “1812” is painted on the base. “Primitives ‘76 Unlimited” written on reverse.  Similar pieces by artist available, sold separately.  About the Artist: Robert Martin (1918-1998) was born in Cleveland, Ohio and raised by his grandmother. His grandmother, having grown up in the Victorian Era, is responsible for the period's influence on his early works. Martin studied the painting from books of the masters, old and new. He worked from life, enjoying the process and interaction that was created. In the 1980s, he began working from photographs with his series of Victorian Village scenes. An ever-learning student, his work has distinctly different decades reflecting his progress and interests. Persisting was his use of oil on canvas, despite his training in other mediums. His poetic soul was evident in his philosophy as an artist.  This piece is amongst hundreds of pieces of art that are available at our showroom in Grandview! Come in today and see the full collection.  

ROBERT MARTIN(1918-1998) Primitive Handcrafted Barn Wood Cut-Out Santa

$595.00
Tall, vintage handcrafted Santa is cut from primitive barn wood and is tastefully hand painted. If you’re looking for unique, vintage, rustic, or whimsical Christmas decor, this original piece by Ohio artist Robert Martin (1918-1998) will be perfect for your space! Full of whimsy, Santa winks knowingly as he carries a large sack of toys on over his shoulder. About the Artist: Robert Martin (1918-1998) was born in Cleveland, Ohio and raised by his grandmother. His grandmother, having grown up in the Victorian Era, is responsible for the period's influence on his early works. Martin studied the painting from books of the masters, old and new. He worked from life, enjoying the process and interaction that was created. In the 1980s, he began working from photographs with his series of Victorian Village scenes. An ever-learning student, his work has distinctly different decades reflecting his progress and interests. Persisting was his use of oil on canvas, despite his training in other mediums. His poetic soul was evident in his philosophy as an artist.  This piece is amongst hundreds of pieces of art that are available at our showroom in Grandview! Come in today and see the full collection.  

ROBERT MARTIN(1918-1998) Primitive Handcrafted Barn Wood Cut-Out Sleigh

$595.00
If you’re looking for unique, vintage, rustic, or whimsical Christmas decor, this original piece by Ohio artist Robert Martin (1918-1998) will be perfect for your space! This handcrafted piece is cut out from primitive barn wood and painted by the artist. A reindeer pulls Santa’s sleigh, overflowing with gifts as Joyous Noel is emblazoned in blue against the sky.  Similar pieces by artist available, sold separately.  About the Artist: Robert Martin (1918-1998) was born in Cleveland, Ohio and raised by his grandmother. His grandmother, having grown up in the Victorian Era, is responsible for the period's influence on his early works. Martin studied the painting from books of the masters, old and new. He worked from life, enjoying the process and interaction that was created. In the 1980s, he began working from photographs with his series of Victorian Village scenes. An ever-learning student, his work has distinctly different decades reflecting his progress and interests. Persisting was his use of oil on canvas, despite his training in other mediums. His poetic soul was evident in his philosophy as an artist.  This piece is amongst hundreds of pieces of art that are available at our showroom in Grandview! Come in today and see the full collection.  

MIRIAM BARANOV “Mask” Original Charcoal on Paper Circa 2021

$750.00
This original charcoal on paper drawing by contemporary Columbus, Ohio artist Miriam Baranov uses extraordinary talent to capture the mask of a man, capturing detail with exceptional precision. The deep shadows mezmerize as the viewer explores the curious vigor of a static piece, as the lines on the man’s face evoke a familiar humanity. Mat in black within a sleek black wooden frame, circa 2021.  About the Artist: Miriam Baranov is a realism painter who currently resides in Columbus, Ohio. With passions in both art and mathematics, Baranov has exquisite precision in her realistic figurative portraiture. She creates the entire piece as both engineer and artist, starting with stretching the canvas for the portrait, and finishing with high-quality custom framing.  She currently runs a business of custom portraits out of her Columbus, Ohio studio. This drawing is amongst hundreds of pieces of art that are available at our showroom in Grandview! Come in today and see the full collection.  

DAVID SCHACKNE(1923-2004) Original Watercolor- Signed

$350.00
Babblement is an original watercolor by Columbus, Ohio artist David Schackne. Busy in both color and composition, this landscape features tones of green, blue, red, orange, and yellow with strikes of black throughout. Signed on bottom and titled on reverse.  About the Artist: David Schackne (1923-2004) was an architect who designed many of Columbus's public high schools. As a teenager he studied at Columbus Art School (now CCAD) and would graduate from Ohio State University with a degree in architecture. He later served as adjunct faculty at OSU, as well as a member of the Ohio Watercolor Society and the Central Ohio Watercolor Society This watercolor is amongst hundreds of pieces of art that are available at our showroom in Grandview! Come in today and see the full collection.  

ANTHONY JOSEPH SALVATORE(1938-1994) Original Painting

SOLD
An original painting from folk artist Anthony Joseph Salvatore(1938-1994). Also known as Tony Joe, Salvatore is a notable African American artist born in Youngstown, Ohio. Seen in collections such as the Smithsonian Institute, Salvatore produced political and spiritual messages through a surreal, folk lens. This work is unsigned and comes from a private collection. This painting is amongst hundreds of pieces of artwork that are available at our showroom in Grandview! Come in today and see the full collection.  

RON ARPS “Pleiades” Original Oil On Canvas

$6,500.00
Original oil on canvas painting by local Columbus, Ohio artist Ron Arps titled “Pleiades” features a nude woman with deep, brooding shadows against a warm yet neutral background. Her curvaceous shape and compelling mystery create a striking portrait. The title “Pleiades” is a Greek mythological reference to the companions of Artemis, who were the seven daughters of Atlas, the titan. Pursued by Orion after their father Atlas began shouldering the heavens, Zeus made the daughters into doves before transforming them into stars to provide comfort to their father. It is said that Orion’s constellation continues to pursue them across the heavenly sky. Signature and maker’s mark found on front and back, titled and dated 2001 on reverse of canvas. This painting is just one of hundreds of pieces of art that are available at our location in Grandview! Come in today and see the full collection    

NICODEMUS POTTERY Bull Circa 1970

$595.00
Circa 1970, this bull sculpture by Nicodemus Pottery has a rusty brown glaze with a high gloss finish. The thick bull bears his short horns with head down, with his tail whimsically twisted. About the Artist: Chester Nicodemus (1901-1990) was a Columbus, Ohio potter, sculptor, and teacher known for his small clay birds, as well as other wildlife, teapots and pitchers. His pieces are recognizable as being produced with variously colored translucent glazes, which enhanced the redness of the high iron content of Ohio clay to create a russet brown undertone. Nicodemus earned a degree from Cleveland Art School and then went on to teach at Dayton Art School and Wittenberg college. In 1932, he became dean  at the Columbus College of Art and Design and later taught at Ohio State University and served as president of the Columbus Art League. All of Nicodemus' molds and glazes were destroyed upon his death at his request. This sculpture is one of hundreds of pieces of art that are available at our location in Grandview! Come in today and see the full collection.