Allison Sommers is a visual artist working primarily in gouache. She creates complicated, intricate, sometimes uncomfortable worlds of meat, vegetation, and birds and beasts of various sizes. She graduated from the University of Virginia with a BA in History.

Current and Previous Works by Allison Sommers

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  • “Deo Volente”

    (2013)
    $125
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    Gouache and mixed media on illustration board in antique tube
    1" × 2.75"
    3 × 7 cm

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    • Holiday Ornament Group Show (Project)
  • “Gargle”

    (2013)
    $200
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    Gouache and mixed media on illustration board in antique tin

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    • SCOPE MIAMI BEACH 2013 / BOOTH E15
  • “Work VIII”

    (2014)
    $350
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    Gouache, blood, and mixed media on hardwood-mounted paper
    Custom altar piece
    6" × 3"
    15 × 8 cm

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    • SCOPE NEW YORK 2014
  • “Work VI”

    (2014)
    $1,000
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    Gouache, blood, and mixed media on illustration board in birch wood.
    Custom altar piece
    16" × 10"
    41 × 25 cm

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    • SCOPE NEW YORK 2014
  • “Work IV”

    (2014)
    $600
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    Gouache, blood, and mixed media on illustration board in birch wood.
    5" × 7"
    13 × 18 cm

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    • SCOPE NEW YORK 2014
  • “Work III”

    (2014)
    $1,000
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    Gouache, blood, and mixed media on hardwood-mounted paper
    5.75" × 13"
    15 × 33 cm

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    • SCOPE NEW YORK 2014
  • “Work II”

    (2014)
    $2,800
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    Gouache, blood, and mixed media on illustration board in birch wood
    Custom altar piece
    32" × 16"
    81 × 41 cm

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    • SCOPE NEW YORK 2014
  • “Quarry”

    (2012)
    $50
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    Archival giclee print on Museo Portfolio Rag paper
    Edition of 13 prints (plus 4AP + 1PP)
    8.5" × 1"
    22 × 3 cm
  • “Companion”

    (2013)
    $175
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    Gouache and mixed media on paper in antique matchbox

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    • SCOPE MIAMI BEACH 2013 / BOOTH E15
  • “But Who Knows Why A Man…”

    (2013)
    $1,300
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    Mixed media on paper mounted to wood panel
    12" × 12"
    30 × 30 cm

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    • SCOPE MIAMI BEACH 2013 / BOOTH E15
  • “Rexall”

    (2013)
    $250
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    Gouache and mixed media on illustration board in antique tin

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    • SCOPE MIAMI BEACH 2013 / BOOTH E15
  • “Best”

    (2013)
    $175
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    Gouache and mixed media on paper in antique matchbox

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    • SCOPE MIAMI BEACH 2013 / BOOTH E15
  • “Habemus Papam”

    (2013)
    $350
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    Mixed Media on paper
    8" × 8"
    20 × 20 cm

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    • Group Show (Main)
  • “Johan”

    (2013)
    $900
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    Mixed media on paper
    Framed (dimensions are of art only)
    8" × 10"
    20 × 25 cm

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    • Beyond Eden
  • “Preflight”

    (2012)
    $50
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    Giclee print on Hahnemuhle Museum Etching paper
    Edition of 30 prints (plus 6AP)
    8" × 10"
    20 × 25 cm
  • “Cash Corn”

    (2013)
    $350
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    Mixed Media on paper
    8" × 8"
    20 × 20 cm

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    • Group Show (Main)
  • “Im Wald Und Auf Der Heide”

    (2013)
    $800
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    Graphite on paper
    16.5" × 14"
    42 × 36 cm

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    • Group Show (Main)
  • “Trophy”

    (2013)
    $140
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    Gouache on board in vintage matchbox
    Two individual works
    0.75" × 1.5"
    2 × 4 cm

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    • SCOPE NYC / SCOPE Pavilion, New York, NY – Booth H03
  • “One Theory On John Henry”

    (2013)
    $1,600
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    Graphite and charcoal on paper
    Framed
    19.5" × 24"
    50 × 61 cm

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    • LAX / PHL
  • “Coitus More Ferarum”

    (2013)
    $700
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    Gouache, pencil, charcoal, and blood on paper, mounted on cradled panel, with blood vial
    8" × 8"
    20 × 20 cm

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    • SCOPE NYC / SCOPE Pavilion, New York, NY – Booth H03
  • “I Had Not Thought Death Had Undone So Many”

    (2013)
    $550
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    Acrylic on paper
    Diptych
    4" × 6"
    10 × 15 cm

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    • SCOPE NYC / SCOPE Pavilion, New York, NY – Booth H03
  • “Will It Get Some Wind For The Sailboat”

    (2013)
    $700
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    Graphite on paper
    (framed)
    8" × 11"
    20 × 28 cm

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    • SCOPE NYC / SCOPE Pavilion, New York, NY – Booth H03
  • “Honeysuckle”

    (2013)
    $80
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    Graphite on paper in vintage matchbox
    0.75" × 1.5"
    2 × 4 cm

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    • SCOPE NYC / SCOPE Pavilion, New York, NY – Booth H03
  • “Chewing is Unnecessary”

    (2013)
    $250
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    Gouache on paper in vintage tin
    Diptych
    4.5" × 2.75"
    11 × 7 cm

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    • SCOPE NYC / SCOPE Pavilion, New York, NY – Booth H03
  • “Sabine”

    (2012)
    $500
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    Gouache on illustration board
    Framed
    6" × 6.5"
    15 × 17 cm

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    • Synergy
  • “Sepp”

    (2011)
    $175
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    Gouache on paper in antique matchbox
    0.75" × 1.4"
    2 × 4 cm

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    • Potter’s Field (project room)
  • “Brothers At Arms”

    (2011)
    $175
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    Gouache on paper in antique matchbox
    0.75" × 1.4"
    2 × 4 cm

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    • Potter’s Field (project room)
  • “A Slight Chill”

    (2011)
    $175
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    Gouache on paper in antique matchbox
    0.75" × 1.4"
    2 × 4 cm

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    • Potter’s Field (project room)
  • “Armistice Day”

    (2011)
    $175
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    Gouache on paper in antique matchbox
    7.5" × 1.4"
    19 × 4 cm

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    • Potter’s Field (project room)
  • “Perennials”

    (2011)
    $175
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    Gouache on paper in antique matchbox
    0.75" × 1.4"
    2 × 4 cm

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    • Potter’s Field (project room)
  • “Cain and Abel”

    (2012)
    $400
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    Gouache, watercolor pencil, and graphite on illustration board
    8" × 6"
    20 × 15 cm

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    • with Born Free USA Co-curated by Amanda Erlanson and Andrew Hosner
  • “Jager”

    (2009)
    $700
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    Gouache on illustration board (framed)
    8" × 10"
    20 × 25 cm

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    • A Brief History
  • “Schlachtengemalde”

    (2011)
    $4,800
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    Gouache on illustration board - diptych (framed)
    40" × 30"
    102 × 76 cm

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    • Potter’s Field (project room)
  • “Wieder Jagdzeit”

    (2009)
    $700
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    Gouache on illustration board (framed)
    8" × 10"
    20 × 25 cm

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    • A Brief History
  • “Walkies”

    (2008)
    $250
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    Gouache on illustration board
    7" × 5"
    18 × 13 cm

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    • Fight For Flight
  • “Preflight”

    (2008)
    $550
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    Gouache on illustration board
    6.5" × 8.5"
    17 × 22 cm

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    • Fight For Flight
  • “Pyre”

    (2010)
    $600
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    Gouache on illustration board (framed)
    Circular work framed as square with mat
    6" × 6"
    15 × 15 cm

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    • Schlaraffenland
  • “In Nomine Patris”

    (2011)
    $175
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    Gouache on paper in antique matchbox
    0.75" × 1.4"
    2 × 4 cm

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    • Potter’s Field (project room)
  • “Sisyphus”

    (2011)
    $175
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    Gouache on paper in antique matchbox
    0.75" × 1.4"
    2 × 4 cm

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    • Potter’s Field (project room)
  • “Depot”

    (2010)
    $2,500
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    Gouache on illustration board
    16" × 18"
    41 × 46 cm

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    • with featured artist Johnny “KMNDZ” Rodriguez
  • “Thy Will Be Done”

    (2011)
    $175
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    Gouache on paper in antique matchbox
    0.75" × 1.4"
    2 × 4 cm

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    • Potter’s Field (project room)
  • “Unser Taeglich Brot”

    (2011)
    $175
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    Gouache on paper in antique matchbox
    0.75" × 1.4"
    2 × 4 cm

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    • Potter’s Field (project room)
  • “The Power And The Glory”

    (2011)
    $175
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    Gouache on paper in antique matchbox
    0.75" × 1.4"
    2 × 4 cm

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    • Potter’s Field (project room)
  • “Dickin”

    (2011)
    $175
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    Gouache on paper in antique matchbox
    0.75" × 1.4"
    2 × 4 cm

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    • Potter’s Field (project room)
  • “Brass Tacks”

    (2011)
    $175
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    Gouache on paper in antique matchbox
    0.75" × 1.4"
    2 × 4 cm

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    • Potter’s Field (project room)
  • “The Yanks Are Coming”

    (2011)
    $1,600
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    Gouache on illustration board (framed)
    19" × 6.5"
    48 × 17 cm

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    • Potter’s Field (project room)
  • “Child’s Play”

    (2010)
    $275
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    Graphite on paper drawing (framed)
    7" × 7"
    18 × 18 cm

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    • Schlaraffenland
  • “The Sudden Picnic in the Succulent Grove”

    (2010)
    $800
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    Gouache on illustration board (framed)
    9" × 8"
    23 × 20 cm

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    • Schlaraffenland
  • “Plenty”

    (2010)
    $425
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    Gouache on illustration board (framed)
    Framed with a half moon mat
    5.5" × 4.5"
    14 × 11 cm

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    • Schlaraffenland
  • “The Common Man”

    (2010)
    $250
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    Gouache on illustration board (framed)
    Circular work framed as square with mat
    2.5" × 2.5"
    6 × 6 cm

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    • Schlaraffenland
  • “Larval Stage”

    (2010)
    $375
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    Gouache on illustration board (framed)
    oval work framed with mat
    3" × 4.5"
    8 × 11 cm

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    • Schlaraffenland
  • “Little Diedrich”

    (2010)
    $600
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    Mixed media sculpture
    Cakes included and comes in glass dome case
    2.5" × 5"
    6 × 13 cm

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    • Schlaraffenland
  • “Birth Of A Nation”

    (2010)
    $500
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    Gouache on illustration board (framed)
    5" × 6.5"
    13 × 17 cm

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    • Schlaraffenland
  • “Suppertime”

    (2010)
    $1,000
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    Gouache on illustration board (framed)
    8.5" × 11"
    22 × 28 cm

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    • Schlaraffenland
  • “Quarry”

    (2010)
    $1,600
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    Gouache on illustration board (framed)
    7.75" × 17.5"
    20 × 44 cm

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    • Schlaraffenland
  • “Tasty Bits”

    (2010)
    $550
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    Mixed media sculpture
    Comes in a glass dome case
    5" × 3"
    13 × 8 cm

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    • Schlaraffenland
  • “Bonbon”

    (2010)
    $800
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    Gouache on illustration board (framed)
    8" × 8.5"
    20 × 22 cm

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    • Schlaraffenland
  • “Finders, Keepers”

    (2010)
    $550
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    Mixed media sculpture
    Comes in a glass dome case
    3" × 5"
    8 × 13 cm

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    • Schlaraffenland
  • “Temple Monkeys”

    (2010)
    $1,200
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    Gouache on illustration board (framed)
    7.5" × 14"
    19 × 36 cm

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    • Schlaraffenland
  • “The Wages Of Sin”

    (2010)
    $375
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    Gouache on illustration board (framed)
    oval work framed with mat
    3" × 4.5"
    8 × 11 cm

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    • Schlaraffenland
  • “Cormorant”

    (2010)
    $2,700
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    Gouache on illustration board (framed)
    14" × 18"
    36 × 46 cm

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    • Schlaraffenland
  • “In Nomine Filii”

    (2009)
    $550
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    Gouache on illustration board (framed)
    8" × 10"
    20 × 25 cm

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    • A Brief History
  • “Death Came”

    (2009)
    $700
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    Gouache on illustration board (framed)
    7" × 12"
    18 × 30 cm

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    • 20% of all sales go to Born Free USA
  • “Teekuchen”

    (2009)
    $750
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    Gouache on illustration board (framed)
    9" × 9"
    23 × 23 cm

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    • Aqua Art Miami
  • “The Long-Retired Mariner”

    (2008)
    $300
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    Gouache on illustration board
    3" × 5"
    8 × 13 cm
  • “The Starving Time”

    (2008)
    $600
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    Gouache on illustration board
    7.5" × 12"
    19 × 30 cm
  • “A Longer Than Expected Journey”

    (2008)
    $200
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    Gouache on illustration board
    4.5" × 3"
    11 × 8 cm
  • “I’m Saving Them For Later”

    (2008)
    $300
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    Watercolor & graphite on paper
    9/1/2002" × 6/1/2002"
    23 × 15 cm
  • “Neighbors”

    (2008)
    $350
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    Gouache on illustration board
    7" × 5"
    18 × 13 cm
  • “Wet Nurse”

    (2008)
    $300
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    Gouache on illustration board
    5" × 7"
    13 × 18 cm
  • “Landed Aristocracy”

    (2008)
    $150
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    Watercolor & graphite on paper
    3" × 4"
    8 × 10 cm
  • “Sleepwalker”

    (2008)
    $700
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    Watercolor & graphite on paper
    13" × 14.5"
    33 × 37 cm
  • “I Will Be A Home”

    (2008)
    $400
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    Watercolor & graphite on paper
    13" × 9"
    33 × 23 cm
  • “Things I’m Fortunate For”

    (2008)
    $80
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    Watercolor & graphite on paper
    3.5" × 3.5"
    9 × 9 cm
  • “A Last-Ditch Effort”

    (2008)
    $180
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    Watercolor & graphite on paper
    5" × 5"
    13 × 13 cm
  • “The Little Yeoman”

    (2008)
    $400
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    Watercolor & graphite on paper
    8" × 10"
    20 × 25 cm
  • “The Long Grieving”

    (2008)
    $250
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    Watercolor & graphite on paper
    4.5" × 6.5"
    11 × 17 cm
  • “The Harvest King”

    (2008)
    $200
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    Watercolor & graphite on paper in viintage paper frame
    3" × 4.5"
    8 × 11 cm
  • “That Old Time Religion”

    (2009)
    $600
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    Gouache on illustration board (framed)
    8" × 10"
    20 × 25 cm

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    • A Brief History
  • “Lost”

    (2009)
    $200
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    Gouache on illustration board (framed)
    4.5" × 3"
    11 × 8 cm

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    • A Brief History
  • “First Mate”

    (2009)
    $450
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    Gouache on illustration board (framed)
    4.75" × 6.75"
    12 × 17 cm

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    • A Brief History
  • “The Birders”

    (2009)
    $550
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    Gouache on illustration board (framed)
    10" × 8"
    25 × 20 cm

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    • A Brief History
  • “1066”

    (2009)
    $550
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    Gouache on illustration board (framed)
    10" × 8"
    25 × 20 cm

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    • A Brief History
  • “Ice Fishing”

    (2009)
    $400
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    Gouache on illustration board (framed)
    5" × 6.5"
    13 × 17 cm

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    • A Brief History
  • “Fly Tipping”

    (2009)
    $400
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    Gouache on illustration board (framed)
    6.5" × 4.5"
    17 × 11 cm

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    • A Brief History
  • “The Horder”

    (2009)
    $550
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    Gouache on illustration board (framed)
    10" × 8"
    25 × 20 cm

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    • A Brief History
  • “Ligatures: ‘Gottfried’”

    (2009)
    $400
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    Gouache on paper clay

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    • A Brief History
  • “In Ictu Oculi”

    (2009)
    $600
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    Gouache on illustration board (framed)
    3.5" × 9"
    9 × 23 cm

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    • A Brief History
  • “The Candlestick Maker”

    (2009)
    $80
    Butcher/Baker/Candle Set $200
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    Gouache on illustration board
    1.5" × 2.5"
    4 × 6 cm

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    • A Brief History
  • “The Butcher”

    (2009)
    $80
    Butcher/Baker/Candle Set $200
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    Gouache on illustration board
    1.5" × 2.5"
    4 × 6 cm

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    • A Brief History
  • “The Baker”

    (2009)
    $80
    Butcher/Baker/Candle Set $200
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    Gouache on illustration board
    1.5" × 2.5"
    4 × 6 cm

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    • A Brief History
  • “H & G In The Garden”

    (2009)
    $1,800
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    Gouache on illustration board (framed)
    14" × 11"
    36 × 28 cm

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    • A Brief History
  • “The Expulsion”

    (2008)
    $900
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    Gouche and graphite on illustration board
    8" × 10"
    20 × 25 cm

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    • Looking Glass
  • “A Nomad, A Seafarer”

    (2008)
    $330
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    Gouche on illustration board (framed)
    3.5" × 5.5"
    9 × 14 cm

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    • Waterways
  • “Sleepwalker (ii)”

    (2008)
    $550
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    Gouche on illustration board (framed)

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    • Waterways
  • “Arms Dealer”

    (2008)
    $360
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    Gouche on illustration board (framed)
    4.5" × 3"
    11 × 8 cm

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    • Waterways
  • “The Arrival”

    (2008)
    $2,400
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    Gouche on illustration board (framed)
    11" × 14"
    28 × 36 cm

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    • Waterways
  • “Crowded Waters (The Crabshell Boat)”

    (2008)
    $420
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    Gouche on illustration board (framed)
    2" × 4.5"
    5 × 11 cm

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    • Waterways
  • “A Brave Voyage Ends”

    (2008)
    $315
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    Gouche on illustration board (framed)
    3" × 4.5"
    8 × 11 cm

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    • Waterways
  • “All Wounds Are Superficial”

    (2014)
    $1,100
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    Graphite on paper pinned to hand painted birch altarpiece
    12" × 12"
    30 × 30 cm

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    • SCOPE MIAMI BEACH 2014
  • “Ex Vivo”

    (2014)
    $350
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    Gouache and graphite on paper mounted on birch panel
    6" × 6"
    15 × 15 cm

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    • AQUA 2014
  • “Last Dew, First Frost”

    (2015)
    $900
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    gouache with mixed media and blood on paper
    8" × 8"
    20 × 20 cm

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    • Scope Miami Beach 2015
  • “A Diagram Of My Failings”

    (2016)
    $1,500
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    Graphite with gouache on paper with cotton stitching
    Framed (dimensions are of artwork only)
    14" × 14"
    36 × 36 cm

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    • Bruxism (Main Room)
  • “Mother”

    (2016)
    $500
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    Gouache on paper in vintage cigarette tin with antique cup shard, antique specimen slide, stamp, and nosebleed
    Framed (dimensions are of artwork only)
    3.25" × 6"
    8 × 15 cm

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    • Bruxism (Main Room)
  • “Junior Legion”

    (2016)
    $400
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    Gouache on paper, paperclay, antique thimble in antique first aid kit
    Framed (dimensions are of artwork only)
    4.25" × 2.75"
    11 × 7 cm

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    • Bruxism (Main Room)
  • “Cheapeake”

    (2018)
    $900
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    Gouache with mixed media and collage on paper mounted to birch panel
    9" × 12"
    23 × 30 cm

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    • ‘LAX / PDX II’ with Antler Gallery (Portland, OR)