Current Inventory by Rudolph Ruzicka

The First Church Burial Ground

Artist: Rudolph Ruzicka
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Rudolph Ruzicka (1883-1978), The First Church Burial Ground —1916, Color Wood Engraving. Edition not stated. Signed in pencil. With the artist’s monogram and date in the block, lower right. Image size 7 9/16 x 5 5/16 inches (192 x 135 mm); sheet size 11 7/8 x 8 7/8 inches (302 x 225 mm). A fine impression, with fresh colors, on cream laid paper; full margins (1 1/4 to 2 3/4 inches), in excellent condition. Ruzicka’s color wood engravings are rarely encountered in today’s marketplace, but are highly valued by collectors, both because of the subtlety of their design and composition, and […]

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View of Newark from Harrison

Artist: Rudolph Ruzicka
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Rudolph Ruzicka (1883-1978) View of Newark from Harrison —1916, Color Wood Engraving. Edition not stated. Signed in pencil. With the artist’s monogram and date in the block, lower left. Image size 7 1/2 x 5 1/2 inches (191 x 140 mm); sheet size 11 7/8 x 9 inches (302 x 229 mm). A fine impression, with fresh colors, on cream laid paper; full margins (1 1/8 to 2 7/8 inches), in excellent condition. Ruzicka’s color wood engravings are rarely encountered in today’s marketplace, but are highly valued by collectors, both because of the subtlety of their design and composition, and Ruzicka’s […]

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A Summer Day

Artist: Rudolph Ruzicka
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Rudolph Ruzicka (1883-1978), A Summer Day, wood engraving, 1936, unsigned [with the initial R in the plate; the AAG logo, title, name, address stamp verso). Published by the American Artists Group. In very good condition, in the original AAG mat, the full sheet with full margins, 5 1/16 x 7 7/8 inches, the sheet 13 x 18 inches. A fine impression, still in its original mat as issued. The American Artists Group was formed in 1934, during the Great Depression, with the express purpose of providing unsigned inexpensive prints which were to be widely distributed. AAG published prints by Ganso, Spruance, Meissner, and […]

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