No results found

Filter by Type

Filter by Category

Filter by Size


Filter by Year

Drawing By Mark Beard (as Bruce Sargeant): Male Nude Facing Right At Childs Gallery

Mark Beard

Male Nude Facing Right, 2000
Charcoal with red and white conte crayon on Rives BFK paper

Signed and dated lower right: “Beard 2000”.

Noting that an artist’s success often comes from the notoriety of one distinct style, Mark Beard developed several different artistic personalities in order to work in various manner and media. Bruce Sargeant is Beard’s turn-of-the-century alter ego who painted muscular young men in engaged in sports and leisure. According to Sargeant’s fictional biography, his models were physically akin to the heroes of Classical Greece, and as such the artist himself was a painter of adolescent youth and beauty.

Signature: lower right
This is not available