view additional image 1

View In A Room

fullscreen

View Fullscreen

heart

Add to Favorites

VIEW IN MY ROOM

Regainging Dimension

VIEW IN MY ROOM

Regainging Dimension Drawing

John Melville

United States

Drawing, Ink on Paper

Size: 6 W x 4 H x 0.1 D in

Ships in a Box

info-circle

check Shipping included

check 7 day money-back guarantee

info-circle
star-fullstar-fullstar-fullstar-fullstar-full Trustpilot Score

1065

Views

8

Favorites

About The Artwork

Ink and gouache on found image - vintage postcard. This piece will come framed in a handmade hand painted white maple frame, 8 ply rag mat and UV OP3 acrylic.

Details & Dimensions

Drawing:Ink on Paper

Original:One-of-a-kind Artwork

Size:6 W x 4 H x 0.1 D in

Shipping & Returns

Delivery Time:Typically 5-7 business days for domestic shipments, 10-14 business days for international shipments.

Having grown up in Detroit, I feel an attachment to the automobile. Even though Detroit steel was in my backyard, I always preferred the cars of Europe because of their other worldliness and design sensibility. Postcards From the Autobahn is a series based on these cars.Its geometric abstraction done with an imperfect precision using ink and gouache on found images. My process is simple, I begin with German postcards that are newer reproductions of vintage advertising but are now in fact vintage themselves. I then draw lines using rapidograph pens, add gouache, diamond dust, colored pencil or shredded currency. I tend to either make the featured image from the original graphic pop or will completely obscure it with ink or paint. I try to get the feel of the movement or lines of the original image and either mimic it or contradict it.

Thousands Of Five-Star Reviews

We deliver world-class customer service to all of our art buyers.

globe

Global Selection

Explore an unparalleled artwork selection by artists from around the world.

Satisfaction Guaranteed

Our 7-day, money-back guarantee allows you to buy with confidence.

Support An Artist With Every Purchase

We pay our artists more on every sale than other galleries.

Need More Help?

Enjoy Complimentary Art Advisory Contact Customer Support