Everett Shinn

This is an original ink wash watercolor illustration by American artist Everett Shinn, created for the Book: James W. Riley Poems This book was  published by Grosset and Dunlap in New York.  in 1943.  This work on illustration board has printers notes in the borders and the title: The Old Swimming Hole, Pages 32 + 33.  The illustration measures 11X9 inches on a board measuring 20X12 inches.  This came to us as a portfolio of illustrations by Shinn.  Many are described as to what book they were used  for.  Many  of these illustrations were hand signed or initialed by the artist.  This one has no apparent signature but it is easy to look up where it was used.  It is a fine and finished drawing by this important American artist and illustrator.

$750.00

This is an original ink wash illustration done for the book James W. Riley Poems,published by Grosset and Dunlap in New York in 1943.  This illustration on illustration board has the printers annotations and the description of title page number and "2 colors" in the printing.  The image measures 11 1/4X9 inches on a board which measures 15X9 7/8 inches.  This came to us in a portfolio of illustrations all by Shinn.  Many are described as to what book they were used  for.  Many  of these illustrations were hand signed or initialed by the artist.  This one has no apparent signature but it is easy to look up where it was used.  It is a fine and finished drawing by this important American artist and illustrator.

$975.00

Weve recently acquired a large portfolio of original artwork illustrations created by Everett Shinn for numerous books and publications.  Many with remarks to the printer as to how it was to be reduced or changed for the book.  These were all absolutely by Shinn, many signed, some initialed, all can be found in the books that he illustrated mostly in reduced sizes and with the addition of type setting.  Fine examples of the Illustrators art from the mid 1930s-40s.  This image was created for the for the book, Poems of Childhood by James Riley, published by Gosset & Dunlap, in 1943.  This original ink wash drawing is annotated at the bottom edge as Title Page, page 5, to be done in black and white. Faintly written out above and below the image is the title "Poems of James Riley and illustrated by Everett Shinn" The image measures 11 X9 inches on a illustration board which measures 21X15 with publishers notes at the bottom edge.  The condition of the drawing is fine, the borders have some chipping and soiling, but the image looks fine. . A fine example of the  illustrators art "   This illustration was from the book "A Special collection of Riley's classic poems, with new illustrations by Everett Shinn created especially for this edition by the Artists and Writers Guild in 1943.

$750.00

Weve recently acquired a large portfolio of original artwork illustrations created by Everett Shinn for numerous books and publications.  Many with remarks to the printer as to how it was to be reduced or changed for the book.  These were all absolutely by Shinn, many signed, some initialed, all can be found in the books that he illustrated mostly in reduced sizes and with the addition of type setting.  Fine examples of the Illustrators art from the mid 1930s-40s.  This image was created for the for the book, Poems of Childhood by James Riley, published by Gosset & Dunlap, in 1943.  This original ink wash drawing came to us with the original printers proof containing the publishers notations on the final inking.  This image is titled The Raggedy Man, page 19.  The image measures 11 1/2X9 inches on a illustration board which measures 21X15 with publishers notes at the bottom edge.  The condition of the drawing is fine, the printers color proof has some old tape staining . A fine example of the  illustrators art "   This illustration was from the book "A Special collection of Riley's classic poems, with new illustrations by Everett Shinn created especially for this edition by the Artists and Writers Guild in 1943.

$750.00

Weve recently acquired a large portfolio of original artwork illustrations created by Everett Shinn for numerous books and publications.  Many with remarks to the printer as to how it was to be reduced or changed for the book.  These were all absolutely by Shinn, many signed, some initialed, all can be found in the books that he illustrated mostly in reduced sizes and with the addition of type setting.  Fine examples of the Illustrators art from the mid 1930s-40s.  This image an ink wash,  was created for the for the book, Poems of Childhood by James Riley, published by Gosset & Dunlap, in 1943. .This image is titled "Through Sleepy Land", Page 31.  The image measures 12 1/2X 4 3/4 inches   on an illustration board which measures 20X15 with publishers notes at the bottom edge.  The condition of the drawing is fine,  A fine example of the  illustrators art "   This illustration was from the book "A Special collection of Riley's classic poems, with new illustrations by Everett Shinn created especially for this edition by the Artists and Writers Guild in 1943.

$700.00

This is an original watercolor and ink was drawing done for the Book Poems of Childhood, 1943.  This work was painted by American artist and illustrator Everett Shinn.  This work is hand signed in the lower edge by Shinn.  Absolutely this is the original drawing that was used for the book, the printers proof is on the back of the frame.  The drawing measures 14X24 on illustration board, very good condition, archivally framed.  This image ,  was created for the for the book, Poems of Childhood by James Riley, published by Gosset & Dunlap, in 1943. 

$2650.00

This is another fine pen and ink illustration done for the Oscar Wilde book The Happy Prince and Other Tales, created and printed by the Literary Guild of America in 1940.  This book was illustrated by American artist Everett Shinn.  This is one of the original illustrations done for that book.  Hand initialed in the image by the artist.  This work was titled The Young King.  It shows a young man diving through the water.  The image measures 14 1/2X4 ½ inches.  Drawn on illustration board.  The board measures 15 1/2X12 inches.  This illustration came to us in a folio of over 50 original Everett Shinn works, all done on Illustration board.

$775.00

This is an original pen and ink illustration done for the Story by Oscar Wilde, The Birthday of the Infanta.  This illustration was done for the book published by J.C. Winston, 1940, Philadelphia.   This image titled at the top edge The Infantas Birthday is on  illustration board which measures 18X14 inches, signed with the artist's initials lower right.

$575.00

This is an original pen and ink illustration by Everett Shinn, done for the story, The Selfish Giant by Oscar Wilde, published by John C. Winston Company, Chicago 1940. This illustration is titled in pencil in the upper edge and signed with the artist's initials lower left, drawn on illustration board.  The board measures 18X14 inches.

$450.00

This is an original pen and ink drawing done as an illustration for the Oscar Wilde tale, The Young King.  Drawn by Everett Shinn for the John C. Winston Company, Chicago 1940.  This drawing is titled and the upper edge and signed "E. Shinn 1940" bottom center.  The work done on illustration board measures 18X14 inches.

$650.00

This is an original group of illustrations, all on a common illustration board for the work, Poems of Childhood by James Whitcomb RIley, published by Grosset & Dunlap in 1940.  Two are titled: Uncle Sidneys Logic and The Old Haymow.  These are done with watercolor and inkwash, unsigned but easy to identify in the finished book that it was done for.  The illustration board measures 20X15 inches.

$725.00

This is an original pen and ink illustration done for the Oscar Wilde Book, The Happy Prince and Other Tales.  Published by the Literary Guild of American Inc. in 1940.  This illustration is titled in pencil upper edge and signed with the artist's initials lower right.  Drawn on illustration board which measures 18X14 inches.

$700.00

This is an original pen and ink illustration done for the Oscar Wilde story, The Selfish Giant, published by John C. Winston Company, Chicago 1940. This illustration is titled in pencil in the upper edge and signed with the artist's initials lower right, drawn on illustration board.  The board measures 18X14 inches.

$450.00

This is an original inkwash drawing, illustration by American artist Everett Shinn.  This image was done for the James Riley Poem, The Raggedy Man, published by Grosset and Dunlap 1943.  The image is described and titled in the lower border.  Unsigned, but easy enough to find in the Riley Book.  The illustration board measures 18X14 inches.

$450.00

This is an original ink wash illustration done by Everett Shinn for the book of Poems by James W. Riley, published in 1943.  The title of this image is: "A Sudden Shower", it is described with printing instructions in the lower third of the border, drawn on illustration board.  The board measures 18X14 inches.  Unsigned but easy to find in the published book   published by J.C. Winston, 1940, Philadelphia. 

$495.00