Edgar Yaeger Mural and Design Colored Pencil Drawings, Late 20th Century
Edgar Yaeger (American, 1904-1997)
Untitled, late 20th century and 1987
Six colored pencil drawings on paper
Signed and dated to the lower margins
Known for his modern abstract style and his WPA murals of the Depression era, Yaeger was influenced by European modernists such as Paul Cézanne, Pablo Picasso, and Giorgio de Chirico. Yaeger’s work has been exhibited at many institutions including the Museum of Modern Art, the Detroit Institute of Art, the Corcoran Gallery, the Art Institute of Chicago, and the Pennsylvania Academy of Fine Arts, among others.
- heavy toning to papers; wear to edges of papers; creasing to corners of papers; creasing present throughout papers.
- measures largest piece.