Signed in pencil to the lower center " Robert Kasimir". This book, published in 1927, was written by Friedrich Reischl with 10 original color lithos and many line drawings and in text illustrationsby Luigi Kasimir and his wife, Tanna Kasimir Hoernes. He designed a bookplate for Sigmund Freud, who also hung an etching of the Roman Forum by Kasimir in his consulting room. Description: Luigi Kasimir ( New York / California / Austria, double matted and framed etching with color aquatint of the Church of the Transfiguration, also known as the Little Church Around the Corner, an Episcopal parish church located at 1 East 29th Street, between Madison and Fifth Avenues in Manhattan, New York City.
Signed " Luigi Kasimir" in pencil l. Find great deals on eBay for luigi kasimir etchings. Jan 20, · Luigi Kasimir’ s New York City etchings Luigi Kasimir was an Austrian- born painter and printmaker, born in 1881, who was one of the first artists to use a technique called colored etching. Jan 03, · Luigi Kasimir was born in 1881 in the Austrian- Hungarian Empire and later came to New York where he repeatedly captured the architectural sights of the city.
Luigi Kasimir Etching, New York 1927, Estate Signed, Framed 28" X 21". Kasimir came to the United States in. It was at these auctions where I first encountered the art work of Luigi Kasimir.
To do a series of etchings of the famous sights, from the New York skyline to the magnificent scenery of Yosemite and other locations out west. The book comprises 160 pages and the covers consist of dark green illustrated paper over boards and cloth spine with gilt lettering. Luigi Kasimir' s body of work can be essentially split into two categories: European and American. Book of luigi kasimir new york city etchings. Today, Kasimir is best known for his detailed etchings,.
Kasimir is best known for his detailed etchings, many of which were done in color, which apparently was not the norm for early 20th century etchings. , titled in pencil More. While his European etchings fetch higher prices overseas his U. Skip to main content. Kasimir was born in 1881 in the Austrian- Hungarian Empire and later came to New York where he repeatedly captured the architectural sights of the city.
Luigi Kasimir’ s etchings can be seen in many galleries and museums, from the New York Metropolitan Museum of Art to countless galleries and fine print collections around the world. Original ROBERT KASIMIR ' Little Church Around the Corner' NEW YORK CITY Etching. New York in the 1920’ s and 30’ s as Seen by Luigi Kasimir. In the mid- 20th century he came to the U.