Much of his work spotlighted jazz, with his signature hand-drawn, calligraphic line perfectly capturing the energy and spontaneity of the idiom. CBS-TV art director William Golden gave Martin many print ad assignments during the 1950s, and Martin soon expanded into illustration for Seventeen, The Saturday Evening Post and other slick magazines of the 1950s and 1960s. David Stone Martin (Tennessee/Illinois, 1912-1992) 52" x 38" oil on canvas titled "Lumbering". An impressively powerful and striking poster boasting stunning art by David Stone Martin (1913-1992), an influential American artist and a quote by then Vice-President Henry Wallace: " Strong in the strength of the Lord we who fight in the people's cause will never stop until that cause is won." David Stone Martin, Chicago, IL. sheet size. CONDITIONThis 64+ year old Item is rated Near Mint / Very Fine. [1]He attended the School of the Art Institute of Chicago and was greatly influenced by the line art of Ben Shahn. Estimate: 600. ©2020 Artnet Worldwide Corporation. 3.6K likes. Three pieces. Many of these were simply line art combined with a single color. Description: "That Winter." Fair, paint loss, rubs, and marks to canvas, pin hole to canvas at lower left, Description: David Stone Martin's work has been offered at auction multiple times, with realized prices ranging from $20 USD to $738 USD, depending on the size and medium of the artwork. Martin is represented in the Museum of Modern Art, the Metropolitan Museum of Art, the Art Institute of Chicago and the Smithsonian Institution. Recently backed with archival paper (reversible).Artist Biography: David Livingstone Martin, was an influential American artist best known for his illustrations on jazz record albums. Responsible for more than 500 record covers during his career, many of which on Norman Granz related releases. x 9.75-in. Offered is a portfolio of four jazz prints by David Stone Martin, the famous artist whose work has adorned many early LP covers, primarily for jazz musicians. View David Stone Martin’s artworks on artnet. Printer: U.S. Government Printing Office. Low price guarantee, fast shipping & free returns, and custom framing options on all prints. Martin is regarded as one of the best and most prolific of jazz record album illustrators and is responsible for creating more than 400 over the course of his career. Today, Roosevelt still stands as a testament to these artists and their vision and a sense of community spirit and artistic expression still permeates this small bucolic enclave. We can’t find huge amounts about his early years except he was born in 1913 and must have displayed an early aptitude for art as he attended the School of the Art Institute of Chicago. Millea Bros. strongly recommends that you request and review a condition report for each item on which you plan to bid. For earlier… Martin's favorite tool was a crowquill pen which enabled him to do delicate line work. 0 of 32 auction records are upcoming at auction. Martin, David Stone 1913 - 1992. Strong in the strength of the Lord. © 1986-2020 Invaluable, LLC. Overall in very good condition. Two are 16" x11 1/2" and one is 17 3/4" x12", b/w, on heavy stock archival paper, each depicting jazz musicians in performance and boldly signed in pencil across his printed signature. CBS-TV art director William Golden gave Martin many print ad assignments during the 1950s, and Martin soon expanded into illustration for Seventeen, The Saturday Evening Post and other slick magazines of the 1950s and 1960s. DAVID STONE MARTIN. Recently backed with archival paper (reversible).Artist Biography: born David Livingstone Martin, was an influential American artist best known for his illustrations on jazz record albums.He attended the School of the Art Institute of Chicago and was greatly influenced by the line art of Ben Shahn. He died in 1992. Today, Roosevelt still stands as a testament to these artists and their vision and a sense of community spirit and artistic expression still permeates this small bucolic enclave. Description: No natural defects. Shop Art.com for the best selection of David Stone Martin posters art online. (A-) was folded (A-), added: -Wanted for Sneezing- by Monk, (B+), and -Make the Royal Navy your career-, 15x10 in./38x25 cm (A). Please email [email protected] to request a report. He, like Shahn, settled in the New Deal created utopian cooperative aptly named Roosevelt, New Jersey. 28x20 1/4 inches, 71x51 1/2 cm. DSM was one of the most influential artists of the 20th century. Discovered in 1970, the posters â€" of which few pristine prints remain with the exception of the National Archives and the Library of Congress â€" were in mint condition, neatly catalogued and folded in brown wrapping paper from grocery stores.Size: 22"L x 28"HWeight: Provenance: Dr. David OrzeckCondition: Poster has original fold marks and has not been exposed to sunlight, thus preserving the vibrant colors. Condition report is provided as an opinion only and is no guarantee as grading can be subjective. Three arms reach upwards together, one holding a gun and the others holding tools. (18) LITHOGRAPHS - Jazz Themed Images by David Stone Martin (TN, 1913-1992), famed Jazz Album Illustrator, (2) copies of 'Christmas Folio', including (8) Plates & Folio Cover each, all depicting Jazz Musicians, No 186 is pencil inscribed by the artist on the fold-over of the cover, No 825 is signed by Lester Rossin, who published these folios, unframed, loose, 11 1/2" x 14 3/4", some foxing to covers, prints in good condition. Description: Technique: Offset 1942. For various companies, Martin eventually created illustrations for more than 400 record albums. Description: "That Winter. This collection is from Dr. David Orzeck by descent to his daughter Lida Orzeck and the entire collection is offered without reserve.Lida Orzeck came across more than 750 vintage war posters from World War I and World War II in her family’s home basement that her father, David Orzeck, a Brooklyn doctor, had meticulously collected. Size: 40.5 x 27.9 in. Signed lower left "David Stone Martin". Watch Live Sale Register to Bid. Unframed, loose and not mounted or glued down. Would you like to watch the live sale only or also participate in bidding? This icon ... David Stone Martin. Condition report is provided as an opinion only and is no guarantee as grading can be subjective. (71 x 56 cm). Description: Buyer must view photographs or scans to assist in determining condition and ask further questions if so desired. We ship most items in this auction in house and gladly combine shipping if possible of multiple items. DAVID STONE MARTIN (1913-1992) Influential American artist best known for his illustrations for jazz albums. David Stone Martin (American, 1913-1992), "Park Scene in Winter," ink on paper, signed lower right; 11 1/4" h x 17" w (view), 17 1/4" h x 22 1/4" w (frame). U.S. Government Printing Office, Was, Lot 184: 3 Original World War II+ Posters UK + Navy, Lot 208: Original American World War II Poster STRONG, Lot 241: 3 Original American World War II Propaganda Posters. David Stone Martin (American, 1913-1992), "Park Scene in Winter," ink on paper, signed lower right, 11 1/4" high x 17" wide (view), 17 1/4" high x 22 1/4" wide (frame). Art market estimated value about David Stone Martin works of art. artnet and our partners use cookies to provide features on our sites and applications to improve your online experience, including for analysis of site usage, traffic measurement, and for advertising and content management. Martin worked with Ben Shahn at the Office of War Information (OWI) and was greatly influenced by his style. Measures 12.75-in. Description: Martin is regarded as one of the best and most prolific of jazz record album illustrators and is responsible for creating more than 400 over the course of his career. By continuing to use our sites and applications, you agree to our use of cookies. (71 x 56 cm). ", Lot 35: DAVID STONE MARTIN HIGHLAND LOGGING WPA ERA LITHO, Lot 98: Vintage World War II "Strength of the Lord" Office of War Information Poster, Lot 171: DAVID STONE MARTIN (1913-1992). Provenance: Amity Art Foundation, Inc. collection. The “Jazz Art of David Stone Martin,” a free exhibit showing through May 19th at the school’s Osborne Family Gallery of the Criss Library, features over 100 works by the late artist, whose work is also displayed at the MoMa, the Met, the Art Institute of Chicago (Martin’s alma mater) and the Smithsonian. Art Country Canada for the lowest prices on Robert Bateman , Darren Haley , Alan Kingsland , Fred Buchwitz , Carol Evans , Randy Fehr , Jack Ellis , Trisha Romance and many more Canadian Artists! Martin worked with Ben Shahn at the Office of War Information (OWI) and was greatly influenced by his style. x 13.75-in. He, like Shahn, settled in the New Deal created utopian cooperative aptly named Roosevelt, New Jersey. Enter Sale Room. Definitely one of the artist's best works. Provenance: Amity Art Foundation, Inc. collection. David Stone Martin part 1 Illustrator David Stone Martin (1913 – 1992) was one of the most prolific and influential graphic designers of the postwar era, creating over 400 album covers.