James McGarrell
Three Ships, Two Umbrellas, 1993
monotype with pastel
26 1/2 x 30 1/2 inches
JMd 38

James McGarrell
Four Dancers, 1993
monotype with pastel
26 1/2 x 30 1/2 inches
JMd 39

James McGarrell
Portrait Bust with Unmade Bed, 1993
monotype with pastel
29 1/2 x 41 1/2 inches
JMd 40

James McGarrell
Riding the Dolphin, 1993
monotype with pastel
29 1/2 x 41 1/2 inches
JMd 41

Press Release

Selections from the Blue and White Series

In the Drawing Gallery

Dec 1 - Dec 31, 1995


During December the gallery will show a selection from James McGarrell's monotype series titled Blue and White. The series, which numbers some twenty works in all, depicts fantastic interiors and landscapes, and features a limited palette of gradations of blue and white. The series originated with a group of porcelain tiles the artist made in 1990 and 1991, several of which are included in the exhibition.


Exhibition Checklist

 

1. Watering the Elephants, 1993
monotype with pastel
26 1/2 x 30 1/2 inches
d 37

 

2. Portrait Bust with Unmade Bed, 1993
monotype with pastel
29 1/2 x 41 1/2 inches
d 40

 

3. Four Dancers, 1993
monotype with pastel
26 1/2 x 30 1/2 inches
d 39

 

4. Riding the Dolphin, 1993
monotype with pastel
29 1/2 x 41 1/2 inches
d 41

 

5. Balloon, 1991
glazed porcelain tile
6 x 6 inches
s 14

 

6. Morning Flight, 1991
glazed porcelain til
6 x 6 inche, s 11s

 

7. Dancers and Pig, 1990
glazed porcelain tile
6 x6 inches
s 09

 

8. Dancers under a Skylight, 1990
glazed porcelain tile
6 x6 inches
s 07

 

9. Blue Dog in a Blue Room, 1993
monotype with pastel
26 1/2 x 30 1/2 inches
d 42

 

10. Three Ships, Two Umbrellas, 1993
monotype with pastel
26 1/2 x 30 1/2 inches
d 38

 

11. Orpheus, Song and Proof, 1991
bronze, 8 panels
29 1/2 x 52 inches (installed)
s 01