Holidays.net Online Store

Holdays.net Home


December 17th, 2014
First Day of Chanukah

December 17th, 2014
Pan American Aviation Day

December 17th, 2014
Wright Brothers Day

December 18th, 2014
International Migrants Day

December 19th, 2014
International South-South Cooperation Day

December 20th, 2014
International Human Solidarity Day

December 21st, 2014
December Solstice

December 24th, 2014
Christmas Eve

December 24th, 2014
Last day of Chanukah

December 25th, 2014
Christmas Day

December 26th, 2014
Kwanzaa

December 31st, 2014
New Year's Eve

January 1st, 2015
New Year's Day

January 3rd, 2015
Prophet's Birthday

January 6th, 2015
Epiphany

January 7th, 2015
Orthodox Christmas Day

January 13th, 2015
Stephen Foster Memorial Day

January 14th, 2015
Orthodox New Year

January 16th, 2015
Lee Jackson Day

 



Search:

Rare Pencil Signed Gustave Baumann Woodblock Wood Block Print "three Pines" Fhm For Sale

Rare Pencil Signed Gustave Baumann Woodblock Wood Block Print

A True Estate Sale Contents From An Old Established American Family 350+Lots Of Decorative Antiques & Fine Art sale ALL ITEMS START AT A ONE PENNY (Please View Our Other Listings From This Fabulous Estate) 100%Authentic Guaranteed

Gustave Baumann

German / American1881-1971

"Three Pines"

Number 23 of 100

Hand Pulled Woodblock Print on Paper Pencil Signed with Artist's Hand In Heart Device Housed in a Period Frame
Image Size Measures - 10 1/2" x 12" Frame Measures - 18 1/2" x 20" Condition: Excellent with Mild Toning Frame having mild storage related ware. This woodblock shows three tall pines over a high desert landscape. Possibly California. Gustave Baumann was born in Germany in 1881. His family immigrated to the United States in 1891, settling in Chicago. At the age of 17, Baumann was working for a commercial engraving house while attending night classes at the School of the Art Institute of Chicago. Returning to Germany in 1905, Baumann enrolled in the Kunstgewerbe Schule in Munich where he studied wood carving and mastered the European technique of color wood block prints. After a year in Munich, Baumann resettled in Chicago, supporting himself in the commercial art field while searching for a place to inspire his fine art. In 1910, Brown County, Indiana offered him such a place. A village of few distractions, the hills, valleys and people of Nashville became his subjects. He produced a portfolio of color woodcuts entitled In the Hills of Brown and five large format color woodcuts. His largest woodcut, The Mill Pond, measuring 25 x 33", is the largest color woodcut produced at the time. These were shown at the 1915 Panama Pacific International Exposition in San Francisco where Baumann won the gold medal for printmaking. His color woodcuts had already been included in the 1911 Paris Salon and numerous exhibitions at the Art Institute of Chicago and the John Herron Art Institute in Indianapolis where his first solo exhibition was held in 1913. In 1916, he organized the first national exhibition of color woodcuts by American artists at the Art Institute of Chicago. Baumann viewed art as "a kind of tyrant. It pushes you around. It came to me dressed up in wanderlust." This wanderlust pushed him to Wyoming, New York; New York City and Provincetown, Massachusetts. Numerous Chicago artists including Walter Ufer, Victor Higgins and Martin Hennings effusively praised Taos as an artistic paradise and wanderlust reared again. In 1918, Baumann headed West. Taos proved too small a village so he headed to Santa Fe. The Fine Art Museum had opened the previous year and its open door policy for artists appealed to Baumann. He eventually built himself a home on Camino de las Animas, married Jane Devereux Henderson, and lived in Santa Fe until his death in 1971. Baumann's interest wasn't just limited to color woodcut. He produced oils and sculpture, created over sixty marionettes, which provided the community with annual Christmas shows and wrote and illustrated Frijoles Canyon Pictographs in 1939, which was honored with the Fifty Books of the Year Award. Today his genius and individuality are recognized, and he is considered to be an American master of color woodcut. Exhibitions of his woodcuts have been viewed across the country and they are included in almost every major museum in the United States. Two of his color woodcuts are included in the current exhibition "Made in California: Art, Image and Identity 1900-2000 "at the Los Angeles County Museum of Art.
ESTATE FRESH 100% Satisfaction Guaranteed (To Keep It Fair For Everyone, We DoNOT End sales Early) Hours Of Operation, Monday - Friday 10am-4pm EST Questions Or Concerns Please Allow 48Hours For A EmailResponse. The Middlemanbrokers100% Guarantee Is VerySimple. You Love It, Keep It, Enjoy It. If You are Unhappy For Any Reason Return It For A Full RefundOf The Purchase Price. All Items Sold Have A Full (14) Day Money Back Guarantee. (Shipping, Handling& Insurance CostWill Be TheHigh buyersSole Responsibility) *Combined Shipping Will Be OfferedFor This Item* Allow 48-72hrsFor A Combined Shipping Invoice To Be SentAfter The ArtSale Has Been FullyCompleted. Large Orders Over 10 Lots Will Be Emailed ACombined Invoiced For The Full Shipping That Was Quoted In The Original Descriptions, Once Professionally Packed & Shipped We Will Then Issue A Partial Shipping RefundFor TheCombined Savings. We Appreciate Your PatienceFor Multiple Order Transactions. SHIPPING, HANDLING, & INSURANCE To Insure You Receive Your Package Safely, We Use Only Premium Packing Materials. The Shipping CostIs Determined By Size, WeightAnd Value. LOCAL FLORIDA PICK UP ALWAYSWELCOME BY APPOINTMENT ONLY ATTENTION: BEFORE YOU PAY FOR THE ITEM/ITEM'S, PLEASE REQUEST AN INVOICE WITHOUT THE SHIPPING CHARGESANDTHEN PLEASEALLOW TIME FOR US TORESPOND WITHIN 48 HOURS. ATTENTION "FLORIDA RESIDENTS" SALES TAX APPLIES. IF YOU ARE TAX EXEMPT - WE WILL NEED A COPY OF YOUR 2013 RESALE TAX CERTIFICATE WITH PAYMENT. Payment Is To Be Received Within 7 Days From The Day The sale Ends. If Payment Is Not Received, We Will Send An Email With A Payment Reminder. If There Is Still No Payment Or Response Within 48 Hours Of The Reminder, We Reserve The Right To Cancel This Transaction. YOUR COMPLETE SATISFACTION IS OUR MAIN GOAL CHECK OUT OURPOSITIVEresponseS FROM OVER TWENTYSIX THOUSANDPLUS SATISFIED CUSTOMERS offer WITH CONFIDENCE



Rare Pencil Signed Gustave Baumann Woodblock Wood Block Print

This item has been shown 0 times.

Buy Now

Rare Pencil Signed Gustave Baumann Woodblock Wood Block Print "three Pines" Fhm:
$8,190




Hand Signed Leroy Neiman: Finish Line picture
Hand Signed Leroy Neiman: Finish Line


Renoir (after) -limited Edition Numbered Museum Framed-numbered picture
Renoir (after) -limited Edition Numbered Museum Framed-numbered


Renoir (after) -limited Edition Numbered Museum Framed-numbered picture
Renoir (after) -limited Edition Numbered Museum Framed-numbered


Marc Chagall (after) Paris Opera Ceiling Print, I29 Of 500 picture
Marc Chagall (after) Paris Opera Ceiling Print, I29 Of 500


Toulouse-lautrec (after) ''negre Jouant Du Banjo'' Rare Museum Framed 18x22 L... picture
Toulouse-lautrec (after) ''negre Jouant Du Banjo'' Rare Museum Framed 18x22 L...


Museum Framed Coca-coca Advertising  16x19.75 picture
Museum Framed Coca-coca Advertising 16x19.75


Museum Framed Coca-coca Advertising  10x14 picture
Museum Framed Coca-coca Advertising 10x14


Wooster Scott- Framed Lithograph-signature ''8th Ave'' picture
Wooster Scott- Framed Lithograph-signature ''8th Ave''


Thomas Kinkade - Museum Framed & Matted Lithograph - Signed, Numbered ''bambi... picture
Thomas Kinkade - Museum Framed & Matted Lithograph - Signed, Numbered ''bambi...


Book Of Hours Di Prima Poetry Rohmer Art 24 Letterpress Leaves In Pine Box 1/200 picture
Book Of Hours Di Prima Poetry Rohmer Art 24 Letterpress Leaves In Pine Box 1/200