Sheet size: 2 5/8 x 4 7/8 in. Cream wove paper. Alfonso Ianelli (Italian-American, 1888-1965). He created several of the Midway's "Sprite" sculptures for Wright, but Wright took all the credit for them, and the two would never collaborate again. Ianelli arrived in America at the age of ten, later studying sculpture under Gutzon Borglum (famous for Mount Rushmore). How five dogs and an elephant managed to re-enact a train robbery remains a mystery. These hardly seem innovative to today’s audience. (124 x 67 mm). Artist signature stamp, verso. After Midway Gardens, Iannelli collaborated with noted Chicago area Prairie School design architects Purcell and Elmslie, and went on to a distinguished career as a sculptor, designer, and architect. Alfonso Ianelli (Italian-American, 1888-1965). | 1451 W. Fullerton Ave. Chicago, IL. [26485] {R100}, Description: He studied to be a sculptor under Gutzon Borglum, later famous for Mount Rushmore. In 1948, Iannelli founded Scope Associates, a photographer-run co-op agency. (127 x 76 mm). Ianelli arrived in America at the age of ten, later studying sculpture under Gutzon Borglum (famous for Mount Rushmore). c1930s. Description: In 1951, Iannelli established his own movie production studio, Filmscope Inc. Iannelli continued to make photographs and films through the 1980s. Browse upcoming auctions and create alerts for artworks you are interested in. "Study for Sculpture #17". Provenance: Estate of a collector, Chicago. Frank Lloyd Wright invited Iannelli to work with him on his Midway Gardens project in 1914. Alfonso Ianelli (Italian-American, 1888-1965). Cream watermarked wove paper. Original pencil drawing. Image size: 3 1/4 x 1 1/2 in. c1930s. He received his art training through a scholarship to the New York Art Students’ League and at age 18 moved to Cincinnati to work as a lithographer. He came to America in 1898. and participating auction houses. (103 x 52 mm). Alfonso Iannelli; Theater Interior, Presentation Drawing, c.1920–1930 Alfonso Iannelli; Explore Further. Alfonso Iannelli's Orpheum posters place him squarely at the vanguard of American Modernism when the 1913 New York Armory Show officially gave birth to the concept of "Modern Art" in America. " Provenance: Estate of a collector, Chicago. This is a reprint made for the Kelmscott Gallery, Chicago in the 1980’s. Saved from scontent-cdg2-1.xx.fbcdn.net. (68 x 51 mm). Alfonso Ianelli (Italian-American, 1888-1965). He created several of the Midway's "Sprite" sculptures for Wright, but Wright took all the credit for them, and the two would never collaborate again. Ianelli arrived in America at the age of ten, later studying sculpture under Gutzon Borglum (famous for Mount Rushmore). Provenance: Estate of a collector, Chicago. Artist signature stamp, verso. Meehans Leaping Hound Dog Circus Giclee Print by Alfonso Iannelli - at AllPosters.com. May 21, 2019 - Find auction results by Alfonso Iannelli. Sheet size: 4 7/8 x 2 5/8 in. Frank Lloyd Wright invited Iannelli to work with him on his Midway Gardens project in 1914. He created several of the Midway's "Sprite" sculptures for Wright, but Wright took all the credit for them, and the two would never collaborate again. 40'h. From 1910 to 1915 he designed posters for the vaudeville acts appearing at the Orpheum Theatre in Los Angeles. Provenance: $16.90 shipping. 38x28 inches, 97x72 cm. Multiple sizes available (11) Musee Grevin, Palais Mirages, Vintage Poster, by Jules Cheret. c1930s. Ianelli arrived in America at the age of ten, later studying sculpture under Gutzon Borglum (famous for Mount Rushmore). In 1908, Byrne left Wright''s studio and moved to Seattle, Washington, forging a business partnership with Andrew Willatzen, one of Wright''s former employees. Marc Vitali and Yasmin Rammohan contributed to this report. (124 x 67 mm). Overall size: 4 7/8 x 2 5/8 in. (124 x 67 mm). Ianelli arrived in America at the age of ten, later studying sculpture under Gutzon Borglum (famous for Mount Rushmore). Please Register/Login to access your Invaluable Alerts, View additional info and full condition report. The poster emphasizes speed, movement, and energy through bright colors, exaggerated lines and shapes. c1930s. Estimate: Impressed by his window illustrations, they commissioned him to paint lobby "showcards" to promote the different vaudeville acts that came through. Sheet size: 6 x 4 1/2 in. $120.00. [26501] {R100}, Description: Good condition. c1930s. Ianelli arrived in America at the age of ten, later studying sculpture under Gutzon Borglum (famous for Mount Rushmore). Good to very good condition. In this image for Sascha Piatov, Iannelli playfully depicts the juggling clown, with 2-dimensional circles representing the balls, and rows of dots abstractly suggesting their movement around the space, positioned behind the graceful, sharply diagonal form of the ballerina. (American, 1888-1965) [26485] |80| {R100}, Description: (124 x 67 mm). "Study for Sculpture #08". Cream wove paper. Description: A brochure for the set of six posters produced for the Orpheum Theater. Frank Lloyd Wright invited Iannelli to work with him on his Midway Gardens project in 1914. Amazon.com: Meehan?s Canines Poster Print by Alfonso Iannelli (18 x 24): Posters & Prints. During the height of Bryne''s career, he designed multiple ecclesiastical and educational buildings for the Roman Catholic Church. Before embarking upon his career, Iannelli was formally trained under Gutzon Borglum, who sculpted Mount Rushmore. (98 x 25 mm). Overall size: 4 7/8 x 2 5/8 in. From an excellent biography by David Jameson, written to accompany the 2001 exhibition on Iannelli's work, Driven to Design, at Jameson's ArchiTech Gallery, we confirmed that the posters were, indeed, the work of the same Alfonso Iannelli, and uncovered the fascinating backstory of the posters and the artist. Artist signature stamp, verso. Alfonso Iannelli Out of the Storeroom: a series of vaudeville posters inspires a review of the career of artist and sculptor Alfonso Iannelli and his brief, stormy collaboration with Frank Lloyd Wright Provenance: Estate of a collector, Chicago. (214 x 186 mm). After Midway Gardens, Iannelli collaborated with noted Chicago area Prairie School design architects Purcell and Elmslie, and went on to a distinguished career as a sculptor, designer, and architect. Meehans Canines, Hound Circus Dogs, Vintage Poster, by Alfonso Iannelli. Another iconic building on which Iannelli worked is Chicago''s Adler Planetarium, completed in 1930 by architect Ernest A. Grunsfeld III. Overall size: 4 7/8 x 2 5/8 in. This is from that run. Artist signature stamp, verso. [26486] |80| {R100}, Description: Tempera, metallic ink & pencil showcard. Overall size: 4 7/8 x 2 5/8 in. He created several of the Midway's "Sprite" sculptures for Wright, but Wright took all the credit for them, and the two would never collaborate again. And "Iannelli", so artfully lettered in the corners of each of these lobby sheets, would have meant gold to the later generations of collectors, ranking with A. M. Cassandre, Will Beadley, or Alphonse Mucha. " Cream watermarked wove paper. Cream watermarked wove paper. Alfonso Ianelli (Italian-American, 1888-1965). c1930s. See more ideas about chicago, chicago history, architecture events. From 1910 to 1915 he designed posters for the vaudeville acts appearing at the Orpheum Theatre in Los Angeles. Shop with confidence on eBay! During Iannelli's life (1888-1965) those achievements and more were examined in five exhibitions at the Art Institute of Chicago..". Frank Lloyd Wright invited Iannelli to work with him on his Midway Gardens project in 1914. Original pen and pencil drawing. [26496] {R100}, Condition Report: Cream watermarked wove paper. your own Pins on Pinterest Parker continued to revive the history of the Park Ridge Art Colony with his poster series celebrating Clara Barck Welles, Kalo, Grant Wood, Alfonso Iannelli, The Village Press, John Alden Carpenter and Frederick Goudy. He created several of the Midway's "Sprite" sculptures for Wright, but Wright took all the credit for them, and the two would never collaborate again. From 1910 to 1915 he designed posters for the vaudeville acts appearing at the Orpheum Theatre in Los Angeles. Good condition. Sheet size: 4 7/8 x 2 5/8 in. "Study for Sculpture #13". $1,500 - $2,000, Description: [26494] |40| {R100}. [26499] {R100}, Description: From 1910 to 1915 he designed posters for the vaudeville acts appearing at the Orpheum Theatre in Los Angeles. Ianelli arrived in America at the age of ten, later studying sculpture under Gutzon Borglum (famous for Mount Rushmore). Through this work, he befriended Frank Lloyd Wright''s son, John, who promptly introduced Iannelli to his father. Overall size: 4 7/8 x 2 5/8 in. Discover (and save!) 1888-1965 ... designing Modernist vaudeville posters and collaborating with architects to incorporate sculpture into the buildings they designed. After Midway Gardens, Iannelli collaborated with noted Chicago area Prairie School design architects Purcell and Elmslie, and went on to a distinguished career as a sculptor, designer, and architect. Artist: ALFONSO IANNELLI (1888-1965) Size: 29 1/2 x 39 1/2 in./75 x 100.2 cm With obvious influences from the Secessionist movement, this silkscreen poster in metallic gold and rich red promotes a performance by the vaudevillian song-and-dance duo George A. Whiting and his eventual-wife Sadie Burt. John introduced Iannelli's work to his father, Frank Lloyd Wright , who invited Iannelli to work with him on his Midway Gardens project in 1914. Original pencil drawing. Description: (124 x 67 mm). At an early age he was apprenticed to a jeweler and then to the sculptor Gutzon Borglum. From a private W. Virginia home. (140 x 35 mm). Cream watermarked wove paper. Alfonso Iannelli. He created several of the Midway's "Sprite" sculptures for Wright, but Wright took all the credit for them, and the two would never collaborate again. Ianelli arrived in America at the age of ten, later studying sculpture under Gutzon Borglum (famous for Mount Rushmore). 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