Female Nude by Michael Frary (1918-2005)

$1,900.00 $2,800.00

 22 1/2" H x 18 1/2"W

An original ink drawing by late Texas artist Michael Frary. An almost surreal take on a bedroom moment. The beauty moves beyond the subject and travels within the movement of Frary's lines. A collector's piece. In great condition. Framed. Signed.

Michael Frary influenced the course of art, not only in Texas, but in the United States as well. He was a seminal figure in the art movement known as modernism and with his contemporaries on the faculty of the Art Department at the University of Texas, he changed the face of art on a national scale. Now widely celebrated as a Texas Modernist.

Frary’s works are housed in 100s of private and public collections worldwide including the National Museum of American Art, Smithsonian Institute, the Los Angeles County Museum, the Santa Barbara Museum of Art, the Virginia Scott Museum, Pasadena. His works are also housed in The Springfield Museum of Art, the Virginia Museum of Fine Arts, the Phillips Petroleum Building, the Dallas Museum of Fine Art, the Panhandle-Plains Museum, Museum of the Big Bend, the Amarillo Art Center, McNay Art Museum, the Texas Instruments Collection, the Austin Museum of Art and the University of Texas at Austin.

American Artist 

20th Century