Edgar Yaeger Figural Drawings and Paintings, 1926 - 1942
Edgar Yaeger (American, 1904 – 1997)
Untitled, 1926 – 1942
Ink, watercolor, charcoal, and conté crayon on paper
Signed to the lower corners
Known for his modern abstract style and his WPA murals of the Depression era, Yaeger was influenced by European modernists such as Paul Cézanne, Pablo Picasso, and Giorgio de Chirico. Yaeger’s work has been exhibited at many institutions including the Museum of Modern Art, the Detroit Institute of Art, the Corcoran Gallery, the Art Institute of Chicago, and the Pennsylvania Academy of Fine Arts, among others.
- toning to paper; smudging to media; minor stains; minor edge wear; two ink works on the verso of blank certificates.
- measures largest sheet.