Christopher Wool

About the ArtistChristopher Wool (b.1955) Untitled (1990)A masterpiece of word art byChristopher Wool.Museum Boijmans Van Beuningen,Rotterdam. Christopher Wool, born in 1955, is an American Contemporary Artist known for his large scale works of black, stenciled letters on white canvases.  He studied at Sarah Lawrence College, in Bronxville, New York and at the New York Studio School. His work has spanned ... Read More

Robert Alan Bechtle

About the ArtistRobert Alan Bechtle (b. 1932) Born in 1932 in San Francisco, California, Robert Alan Bechtle was a part of the West Coast photo-realist movement.  Bechtle’s artistic nature shined through at a young age when he began drawing.  His future as an artist was encouraged by his family and teachers.  The submittal of his artwork the National Endowment for ... Read More

Fernando Botero

About the ArtistFernando Botero (b. 1932) Fernando Botero Angulo was born in 1932 in Medellín, Antioquia, in the mountains of Colombia. His father, a salesman, died when Botero was four years old. An uncle stepped in and became an influential presence in his life. His uncle encouraged his education and sent him to a school for matadors for several years. ... Read More

Andy Warhol

About the ArtistAndy Warhol (1928-1987) Volkswagen Andy Warhol is one of the most influential artists of the second half of the twentieth century. He was originally born Andrew Warhola in 1928 in Pittsburgh, although there has been quite a bit of confusion about the actual date. According to his two older brothers he was born on August 6. His surname ... Read More

Fernando Botero

About the ArtistFernando Botero (b. 1932) Fernando Botero Angulo was born in 1932 in Medellín, Antioquia, in the mountains of Colombia. His father, a salesman, died when Botero was four years old. An uncle stepped in and became an influential presence in his life. His uncle encouraged his education and sent him to a school for matadors for several years. ... Read More

Birger Sandzen

About the ArtistBirger Sandzen (1871-1954) Birger Sandzen Artist Birger Sandzen, the “American Van Gogh,”was born in Bildsberg, Sweden in 1871. From an early age his parents encouraged his artistic talent. He began his formal studies at the College of Skara under Olof Erlandsson and continued his art education at the University of Lund, where he studied with Anders Zorn, one ... Read More

Andre Brasilier

About the ArtistAndré Brasilier was born in France in 1929 into an artistic family.  Both his parents were painters.  He began formal training at the age of 20 at the Ecole des Beaux-Arts. Brasilier is known for his abstract and often surreal landscapes that incorporate simple backgrounds.  Music, horses, nature and women are favorite subjects.  As he explained in an interview: ... Read More

Bernard Buffet

Buffet | Delage Torpedo | Ackerman's Fine Art
Provenance & Authenticity GuaranteeCertificate of Authenticity (Maurice and Ida Garnier, November 8th, 2008, Paris)   Provenance Galerie Tamenaga, Tokyo Private Collection (acquired c. 1990) Private Collection (acquired from the above) Sotheby's New York (11/5/2014)   Ackerman's Fine Art proudly guarantees the authenticity of this artwork.About The ArtistBernard Buffet (1928-1999) Bernard Buffet was born in Paris in 1928 and studied art ... Read More

Moise Kisling

Provenance & Authenticity GuaranteeCertificate of Authenticity (Marc Ottavi & Jean Kisling, 2016)   Provenance Private Collection Private Collection, California (by descent from the above)   Ackerman's Fine Art proudly guarantees the authenticity of this artwork.About the ArtistMoise Kisling (1891 - 1953) Moise (Maurice) Kisling was born in Kracow, Poland in 1891. He showed artistic talent as a child and was a gifted ... Read More

John Whorf

John Whorf | Ackerman's Fine Art
About the ArtistJohn Whorf (1903 - 1959) As a painter of the beautiful New England landscapes through the seasons, John Whorf is heralded as one of the most talented watercolorists of the early 20th century. Born in Winthrop, Massachusetts, in 1903, he was exposed to art from an early age by his father, Harry C. Whorf, who worked as a ... Read More