1948 Original E. Thor Carlson Scratch Engraving
1948 Original E. Thor Carlson Scratch Engraving
1948 Original E. Thor Carlson Scratch Engraving
1948 Original E. Thor Carlson Scratch Engraving
1948 Original E. Thor Carlson Scratch Engraving
1948 Original E. Thor Carlson Scratch Engraving
1948 Original E. Thor Carlson Scratch Engraving

1948 Original E. Thor Carlson Scratch Engraving

Regular price $275.00

This original etching is an early work by renowned American artist, E. Thor Carlson (1925-2013). Carlson created the etching in 1948 while attending the Yale School of Art. The piece is set in a vintage frame measuring 14 1/4" x 12" with museum glass.

E. Thor Carlson has shown his work in major exhibits at the Worcester and Fitchburg Museums, at the gallery of the State Street Bank in Boston; also, Saint Peter’s Lutheran Church on Madison Avenue, New York City, and in Dublin, at Sandymont. President Aemon DeValera purchased one of his works for the Vice Royal Gallery. His works are in many public and private collections both in the U.S.A. and in Europe and North Africa. In addition to painting and drawing, he has done tapestry weaving, stone and Starship Alpha Omega, his gilded wood sculpture which depicts many of the world’s alphabets. He created 21 illustrations for Houghton & Mifflin’s first American version of Tolkien’s Lord of the Rings.

DETAILS

Dimensions
14.25ʺW × 1.5ʺD × 12ʺH
Period
1940s
Item Type
Vintage, Antique or Pre-owned
Condition
Very Good Condition, Original Condition Unaltered, No Imperfections
Condition Notes
Great condition
Styles
Abstract
Cubism
Mid-Century Modern
Place of Origin
North America
Materials
Watercolor
Wood
Art Subject
Abstract Figure