Seymour Fogel (1911-1984) "The Branding" on Paper

Currency:USD Category:Collectibles Start Price:1,500.00 USD Estimated At:3,000.00 - 5,000.00 USD
Seymour Fogel (1911-1984)  The Branding  on Paper
Seymour Fogel (1911-1984) "The Branding" on Paper. The scene shows a herd of cattle penned up in a valley surrounded by red mountains and a blue sky. In the foreground a man heats the branding irons in a fire, a second man to left holds the head of a caged cow while the third stamps a brand. This scene uses many tones in brown and red with some heavy black outlines and embellishments. This is either a water color or a gouache painted on a heavily textured paper. Signed lower right "Seymour Fogel '42"; an early work by this American artist, his later pieces became abstract murals. 26"W x 18"H. Estimated Value$3,000 - 5,000.