Charles W. Bartlett: Hawaiian Fisherman (Sold)

  • Sold.

Artist: Charles W. Bartlett
Title: Hawaiian Fisherman
Date: ca 1919

Stunning moment before the capture. Although the sea is placid, we share the feeling of anticipation and energy of the islander who is about to cast his net. The sky behind forms something of a halo around the fisherman, the clouds perfectly depicted. Bartlett wrote in his sketchbook “Eager and watchful, he awaits his prey.” This work is mint, never having been framed.

Condition: Excellent impression, color and condition.
Dimensions: ôban (27.7 cm x 39 cm)
Literature: See “A Printmaker In Paradise”, number 48, page 127.
Seal: CWB
Signature: Charles W Bartlett