Esphyr Slobodkina

Honoring the Life and Art of a Pioneer of American Abstraction

1930s – Towards the Abstract

60Th Street Abstraction

1938
Painting
Gouache on paperboard

Abstraction

1936
Painting
Oil on board

Abstraction (Sketch)

1937
Sketch
Pencil on paper

Abstraction With Red Circle

1937-38
Painting
Oil on canvas

Ambulance For Spain (Poster Design)

1938
Illustration
Gouache and paper collage

Angelo Herndon Petition

1936
Painting
Oil on canvas

Beer With Your Melodrama

1936
Collage
Original paper collage for artist union poster

Biomorphic In Mustard

1937
Painting
Oil on gesso board

Black Shapes Plus

1938
Painting
Oil on board

Boat Abstraction

1938
Painting
Oil on masonite

Boat Construction

1935
Construction
Mixed media collage

Boats At Dock

1933
Painting
Oil on canvas

Buttercups

1934
Painting
Oil on canvas

Caps For Sale (Fig 18 Original Collage)

1939
Illustration
Watercolor and paper collage

Caps For Sale (Original Collage)

1939
Illustration
Watercolor and paper collage

Color Rapsodies

1939
Painting
Oil on board

Commerce

1930
Drawing
Pen, ink, watercolor (incomplete)

Composition

1939
Painting
Oil on composition board

Construction No.3

1935
Construction
Mixed media collage construction

Cornelia Street Bedroom

1933
Painting
Oil on canvas

Country Shack

1934
Painting
Oil on board

Drawing For Mural Sketch No.1

1938
Drawing
Pencil on paper

Drawing For Mural Sketch No.2

1938
Drawing
Pencil on paper

Eslochka

1934-35
Painting
Oil on canvas

Fashion Sketch

1936
Fashion Sketch
Ink on paper

Fashion Sketches

1938
Fashion Sketch
Pencil on paper

Fashion Sketches

1938
Fashion Sketch
Pencil on paper

Flowers In The Sink

1934
Painting
Oil on canvas

Gasoline Station

1933
Painting
Oil on canvas

Haiku No.1

1930s
Painting
Watercolor

Haiku No.2

1930s
Painting
Watercolor

Haiku No.3

1930s
Painting
Watercolor

Haiku No.4

1930
Painting
Watercolor on paper

Haiku No.5

1930s
Painting
Watercolor on paper

Hidden Red

1939
Painting
Oil on canvas, laid down on masonite

Ilya

1933
Painting
Oil on canvas

Ilya

1933
Painting
Oil on canvas

Irish Elegy

1938
Painting
Oil on board

Japanese Abstraction

1938
Painting
Gouache on paperboard

John Cheevers’ Studio (Yaddo)

1934
Painting
Oil on panel

Komar Farm

1934
Painting
Oil on panel

Landscape At Yaddo

1934
Painting
Oil on canvas

Latest Styles For Unemployed Men And Women

1936
Drawing
Pencil on manila paper

Lee Krasner Astride A Fighting Cock

1934
Drawing
Crayon sketch on manila paper, for a large cartoon to decorate artists and models costume ball

Mechanics

1938-40
Painting
Oil on board

Mondrian’S Favorite

1939
Painting
Oil on board

Mural Sketch No. 5

1938
Painting
Oil on board

Mural Sketch No.1

1937
Painting
Oil on gessoed Masonite

Mural Sketch No.2

1937
Painting
Oil on masonite

Mural Sketch No.3

1937
Painting
Oil on gessoed Masonite

Mural Study No.4

1938
Painting
Oil on gessoed composition board

Myrrah

1933
Painting
Oil on canvas

Night

1938
Collage
Paper collage

Noank Harbour

1933
Painting
Watercolor

Peacock Garden

1938
Painting
Oil on board

Purple Abstraction

1939
Painting
Oil on canvas

Red Carnations In Windowbox

1935
Painting
Watercolor

Red Line

1938-39
Painting
Oil on masonite

Rhapsody In Color

1939
Painting
Oil on masonite

Road To Mystic

1934
Painting
Oil on canvas on board

Sailor’S Wife

1938
Construction
Wood and metal

Sea Gull

1939
Painting
Painting

Seashore In Connecticut

1933
Painting
Oil on canvas

Self Portrait

1931-1933
Painting
Oil on canvas

Self-Portrait

1932
Painting
Oil on canvas

Silo

1933
Collage
Mixed media collage and oil on board

Small Orange Abstraction

1937
Painting
Oil on gesso board

Staten Island Interior

1935-36
Painting
Oil on canvas

Still Life With A Clock (West 57Th Street)

1930s
Painting
Oil on canvas

Still Life With Accordian

1934
Painting
Oil on canvas

Still Life With Chair

1936
Painting
Oil on canvas

Still Life With Folding Chair

1933
Painting
Oil on canvas mounted on masonite

Still Life With Squash

1934
Painting
Oil on canvas

Street Scene Blue LIne

Street Scene, Blue Line

1933
Painting
Oil on canvas

Studio Table

1934
Painting
Oil on board

Study For Irish Elegy

1936-38
Painting
Oil on gesso board

Tabletop Gazelle

Tabletop Gazelle

1938
Assemblage
Wood construction

The Dark And The Light Of It

1933
Construction
Mixed media

The Derelict

1938
Assemblage
Wood construction

The Picket Line

1936
Painting
Oil on canvas

Painting Pot Bellied Stove

The Pot-Bellied Stove

1936-37
Painting
Oil on canvas

The Sink

1934-35
Painting
Oil on canvas

The Waterlillies

1933
Painting
Oil on canvas

Tools Of The Trade

1935
Painting
Oil on canvas

Toys In The Attic

1938
Painting
Gouache on paperboard

Toys In The Attic

1939
Painting
Oil on gesso on masonite

Untitled ( Illustration Of A Child With A Doll)

1937
Illustration
Mixed media colored paste-up

Untitled (6 Figures)

1930s
Drawing
Watercolor on illus. board

Untitled Color Sketch

Untitled (Color Sketch)

1930s
Working Drawing
Colored pencil on illustration board

Untitled (Sculpture)

1939-40
Assemblage
Wood and paint

Untitled (Still Life With Chairs And Lamps)

1937
Painting
Oil on board

Drawing of Woman waiting, 2 frames

Untitled (Woman Waiting: 2 Frames)

1930-40s
Drawing
Pencil on stiff paper

Untitled Still Life

1930s
Painting
Watercolor on paper

Untitled Still Life With Plants

1930s
Painting
Watercolor on paper

Utensils In The Sink

1935-36
Painting
Oil on canvas

Village

1933-42
Painting
Oil on canvas

Woman With Scarf (Sketch)

1933-34
Fashion Sketch
Pencil on paper

Yaddo

Yaddo

1934
Painting
Oil on canvas

Yaddo Stove

1934
Painting
Oil on canvas