New York from Heights Near Brooklyn

Samuel Margolies

New York from Heights Near Brooklyn, Prints by Samuel Margolies
  • Margolies New York from Heights near Brooklyn
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Savvy Price $450.00
Gallery Price $800.00
Title
New York from Heights Near Brooklyn
Artist
Samuel Margolies
Medium
Aquatint and etching on paper
Plate size
14 3/4" height X 21 1/4" width
Frame
Single paper mat, regular glass, antiqued wood molding
Frame size
25 1/8" height X 32 1/8" width
Signed
"S. L. Margolies" at viewer's lower right margin in graphite
Condition
Excellent to very good, but as mat board is not acid free, there may be discoloration.
About The New York from Heights Near Brooklyn

After the original 1820 engraving by Ivan Hill, Margolies' print features a period view of New York.  It was published by Andres Inc. of New York.

About Samuel Margolies

(1897-1974) An etcher, painter, teacher, writer, and lecturer Samuel Margolies was born in Brooklyn, N.Y. on March 10, 1897.

He studied at the Cooper Union Art School in New York City, the National Academy of Design, and with V. Perard. He was a member of the Society of American Etchers, American Printmakers, American Veterans Society of Artists, and the American Artists Congress.

Margolies exhibited at the New York World's Fair in 1939, Mineola N. Y. State Fair, 1935 (prize); and the Queensboro Society of Allied Arts and Crafts in 1936 (prizes) and 1937 (prize). His work is in the Society of American Etchers, the Library of Congress and various embassies and federal buildings in Washington D. C.

Cultures

USA

Medium

Prints

Subject

Marine Nautical

Keywords

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