Menu.

Fair tickets

Buy tickets Ticket options
America
 
Ian Robinson
Ian Robinson
2017
Saul Leiter sketchbooks
£950.00
H 28 cm x W 36 cm x D 4 cm, 2Kg
More details
United Kingdom
Original, Unframed
Signed
Not in the UK? Click here to speak to us about shipping to your location.
Saves
Views
Loves
The inspiration
Ian Robinson paints collections. This painting is painted directly onto a beautifully carved wooden panel and is hung directly on the wall. The still life shows a sketchbook that belonged to the photographer Saul Leiter who was a painterly photographer. Perversely, Ian Robinson is a photorealistic painter. Ian Robinson, Saul Leiter sketchbooks, 2017, Oil on panel, unframed, 28 x 36cm

The artist

Ian Robinson

Ian Robinson's work is concerned with obsessions and the back-stories of collections. His photorealistic paintings of the objects of collections began when he was still at college, and he started to paint pictures of his own record collection. Upon moving to London, he suddenly found he had access to numerous other collections, including those of Sir John Soane, Cassiano Dal Pozzo, and Aby Warburg, and his focus has switched from music to literature. When he visits the collections, he makes drawings and takes photos, and then scales these up, sometimes by hand, sometimes by projecting the photograph on to the canvas, and paints them in minute detail over a period of months. The results are ...

Works by Ian Robinson

View all artworks

Horniman Library Anthropology Books

£1,850.00

Schwitters in Exile

£1,950.00

Book Corners

£3,500.00

Folios from the Paper Museum of Cassiano Dal Pozzo

£1,950.00

Roald Dahl Idea Books

£1,950.00

Albums and Twelves

£3,750.00

Photography Books from Chelsea Art Library

£1,350.00

Roald Dahl Manuscripts

£1,950.00

Sir Hans Sloane Volume

£350.00

Travel books

£1,200.00

Hans Ulrich Obrist Publications

£1,200.00

Similar artworks

View all artworks

LEGO STORM TROOPER

£2,500.00

Equilibrium

£990.00

Interloper

£1,200.00

Japanese Fairytales

£1,200.00
Our promise
With over 17 years experience our experts have hand picked galleries and artists for assured quality.
Fast delivery
We aim to deliver all artworks within 10 days with quality assured packaging.
Easy payment
All major credit cards are accepted with exceptionally easy returns through the gallery or online.

Contact

Shipping Enquiry

Your Bag

(0) Items in your bag

You have no items in your shopping cart.

1 item added to bag