Jan 062016
 

Lyda Roberti by Frank Martin

26810c

A fine original copper plate etching with colour of the actress Lyda Roberti wearing a leopard pattern jacket by the artist Frank Martin (1921-2005). This etching was published in 1980 in an edition of 50. It is fully signed, titled and numbered in pencil.

Lyda Roberti was a Polished born actress, the daughter of a circus clown. Her early career was as a bare back rider in a touring circus, before travelling to Broadway and then onto Holywood.

Size
Marks
Condition
Signed and titled in pencil. Excellent – good bright colours. Framed
Price GB Pounds
SOLD


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26810d

 January 6, 2016  Posted by at 3:07 pm Frank Martin, Pictures Tagged with:  Comments Off on Lyda Roberti by Frank Martin
Sep 032014
 

Ruby Keeler – by Frank Martin- stock #3514

A fine original copper plate dry point etching with colour of the American actress/dancer Ruby Keeler by the artist Frank Martin (1921-2005). Created in 1975 and published in an edition of 40. This is a rarer artist’s proof edition and is marked “AP” in pencil.

Ruby Keeler (1910-1993) was an American actress and dancer, who starred in the 1932 film 42nd Street. She was also married to Al Jolson.

Signed, titled and marked “AP” in pencil.

3514c

Size
Marks
Condition
Image – 45cm by 30cm
Frame – 86cm by 61cm
Signed and titled in pencil. Numbered AP.
Good clean impression. Framed and ready to hang.
Price GB Pounds £895.00
available to view – CLICK HERE to email


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Dec 212013
 

Eden Rock – by Frank Martin (1921-2005) – stock #76312

An original etching on copper in colour published 1979 in an numbered edition of 50. A stylish composition of a girl sitting on a sea wall swinging her leg, an ideal companion piece to Adriana.

This version is numbered 37/50 and signed and titled in pencil. Newly framed and ready to hang.

76312a (2)

Size
Marks
Condition
Image – 30cm by 24.5cm
Paper – 65cm by 53cm
Signed, titled and marked 37/50 in pencil Excellent
Price GB Pounds £695.00 – available to view
Available to view- CLICK HERE


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Dec 212013
 

Frank Martin – Carole Lombard, Lili Damita and Others – stock #29513

An interesting composition made from 4 separate original etchings on zinc printed in colour. They are (from the left) Lupe Velez, Carole Lombard, Dorothy Dell, Mae Murray, Lili Damita, Marion Davies, Mary Carlisle and another mystery actress.

Published 1970 in an edition of 100. This version is signed and titled in pencil and numbered 50/100.

29513a

Size
Marks
Condition
Image – 43cm by 14.5cm
Paper – 56cm by 30.5cm
signed titled and numbered in pencil. Excellent – good bright colours. Newly mounted and framed.
Price GB Pounds £795.00
available to view -email to order.


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 December 21, 2013  Posted by at 1:03 pm Frank Martin, Pictures Tagged with:  Comments Off on Frank Martin – Carole Lombard, Lili Damita and Others