Martin Barooshian                                                                                                                                             BACK

FINE PRINTS: 1953-1959

Barooshian’s prints — lithographs, etching and woodcuts are notable for their artistic qualities as well as the care and expertise he brings to them as a master technician printmaker.

Sunflower with Dogs
Sunflower with Dogs

“Sunflower with Dogs”, lithograph, 1953. Annotated ‘Ed. 18”, titled and signed in pen. Annotated in the margin “ 1953, Paris”. An impression of this print was exhibited in “Young American Printmakers” at the Museum of Modern Art in 1954. 12 ½” x 19” (image), full sheet 15 ¼” x 22 ¼”. $1,200

Northern Landscape
Northern Landscape

Northern Landscape, color woodcut, 1954. Numbered 1/10, signed, titled and dated in pencil. 12” x 15 ¼” (image), full sheet 16” x 19 ½”. $1,200

Garden of Delights
Garden of Delights

Garden of Delights, color woodcut, 1954. Annotated ‘edition of 15’, titled and signed in pencil. 12” x 15 ¼” (image), full sheet 14 ½” x 21”. $1,200

A Warrior’s Entrance to the Peaceful
A Warrior’s Entrance to the Peaceful

A Warrior’s Entrance to the Peaceful Kingdom, color woodcut, 1954. Annotated ‘Ed. 15’, titled signed and dated in pencil. 12” x 18 ¼” (image), full sheet 14 ½” x 21”. $1,500

Cross Pollination
Cross Pollination

Cross Pollination, color woodcut, 1955. Annotated ‘Ed. 12”, titled, signed and dated in pencil. 16” x 12 ¼” (image), full sheet 19 ½” x 14 ¼”. $1,500

Tyger-Tyger
Tyger-Tyger

Tyger-Tyger, color woodcut, 1955. Titled and signed in pencil, from the edition of 18. Inspired by the William Blake poem “Tyger! Tyger” burning bright, in the forests of the night...” 12” x 18 ¼” (image), full sheet 141/4” x 21”. $2,000

Night Bather
Night Bather

Night Bather, color woodcut, 1955. Numbered 5/12, signed and dated in pencil. 14 ¼” x 11 ½” (image), full sheet 24” x 18”. $1,000

Apollo and Daphne
Apollo and Daphne

Apollo and Daphne, etching and aquatint, 1956. Numbered 12/15, signed and dated in pencil. Created at S. W. Hayter’s studio in Paris. 10 ½” x 13 ½” (image), full sheet 13” x 19 ½”. $1,500

Creatures of Prometheus
Creatures of Prometheus

Creatures of Prometheus, etching and aquatint printed in blue ink, 1957. Signed in pencil, and initialed in the plate. Created at S. W. Hayter’s studio in Paris. 17 ¾ “ x 15” (image), full sheet 25 ¾” x19 ¾ “. $1,500