Graham Nickson, DAWN, Maui II, 1999
This is a poignant watercolor on paper painting by renowned artist Graham Nickson- Dean of the New York Studio School of Sculpture and Painting, celebrated for his gorgeous landscapes. This work is framed and bears the Salander O'Really label on the back - the gallery that represented the artist in the early 1990s. Graham Nickson was born in Knowle Green, U.K. He studied at Camberwell School of Arts and Crafts (B.A., 1969) and the Royal College of Art (M.A., 1972), in London. He was based in Rome from 1972 – 74, and since 1976 he has resided in New York City. He has worked, traveled and exhibited extensively in the United States and abroad. Mr. Nickson is the Dean of the New York Studio School of Drawing, Painting and Sculpture (1988 – present) where he also serves on the faculty. He is a recipient of the Prix de Rome (1972-74); the Harkness Fellowship at Yale University (1976 – 78); the Howard Foundation Fellowship from Brown University (1980 – 81); the Guggenheim Fellowship (1989); and the Ingram Merrill Fellowship (1993).
26 inches by 32 inches
17.75 x 23.5 inches
Signed verso with Salander O'Reilly gallery label on the back of the frame.
Provenance: Sale of the collection of Salander O'Reilly