February 22, 2020 01:00 PM EST Caza Sikes


Burton Silverman (New York, b. 1928), "Bar in Italy"

A charcoal sketch, signed, dated "66", and inscribed "Rome" to l.r., with Far Gallery label to verso; 12" x 16" (sight), 20.5" x 25" (framed).

Mr. Silverman been painting and exhibiting as a fine artist for over 60 years. He has had had 36 solo shows across the country including venues in New York, Boston, Philadelphia, Washington, D.C,., San Francisco, Maine and Nashville TN. He has appeared in numerous national and international exhibitions including the National Portrait Gallery, the National Academy Annuals, the Mexico City Museum of Art, the Royal Academy of Art in London and the Butler Midyear Annuals. He has won 38 major prizes and awards from several of these annual exhibitions and the National Academy Museum has honored him with 9 prizes including the Ranger Purchase Awards in 1965 and 1983 His paintings are represented in 32 public collections including the Arkansas Art Institute, the Brooklyn Museum, the Philadelphia Museum of Art, the New Britain Museum, The Metropolitan Museum of Art. the Denver Art Museum, the Smithsonian American Art Museum, and the Smithsonian National Portrait Gallery. His work is included in numerous private collections both in the U.S. and Europe. Since 1993 he has lectured in museums and university graduate programs on the theme of realist art. He has written articles in online and print publications on the same subject matter.


Very slight toning to paper.

Estimate: $150 - $250
Price Realized Including Buyer's Premium


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