Bill Schiffer Abstract Watercolor Painting, 1978
Bill Schiffer (New York; 20th-21st century)
Untitled (abstract), 1978
Watercolor on paper
Signed to the lower right
Born in New York, Bill Schiffer rose to prominence as a painter and sculptor in the early 1980s. Though he still works in many two dimensional and three dimensional art mediums, Schiffer is most well known for his unique handcrafted jewelry, which he started designing after a foray experimenting with wearable art in the fashion scene. Bill Schiffer’s art and jewelry has been shown in the Victoria and Albert Museum in London, the Musee des Arts Decoratifs in Paris, as well as major museums in Italy, Japan, Germany and the United States. His work has been featured in publications including Vogue, Elle, Bazaar, Women’s Wear Daily, Seventeen and Cosmopolitan.
- corners have small tears and holes; wear to edges of paper; toning to paper; surface wear present to painting; minor creasing to edges of paper; slight billow to paper.