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UNIQUE WORKS OF ART

Arion Press has a number of unique works of art available for sale. These paintings, drawings, and other works were created to accompany Arion projects. For purchasing information, or to schedule an appointment to view a particular work, please contact us.

John Newman drawing

John Newman

The twenty-five original drawings by John Newman for the relief prints are available for sale to those who purchase the book The Little of our Earthly Trust by Elizabeth Bishop
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Wendy Artin watercolor drawing

Wendy Artin

Sixteen original watercolor drawings for Stone from Delphi by Seamus Heaney, 2012
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Contact the artist about availability.


William Hamilton, original drawings for Tartuffe

William Hamilton

Original drawings for Tartuffe by Molière, 2004.
Two larger pieces: $2,500 each, matted.
Five smaller pieces: $2,000 each, matted.
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William Matthews, Four Views of Sidley Park

William Matthews

“Four Views of Sidley Park”, 2001.
Four watercolors for Arcadia by Tom Stoppard: “1730”, “Pre-1809”, “Post-1812”, and “Present day (1993)”.
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Price for the set of four: $30,000
Price for each watercolor: $10,000


Mark Ulriksen, original paintings for A Day in the Bleachers

Mark Ulriksen

Original paintings for A Day in the Bleachers by Arnold Hano, 2006.
Egg tempera paintings on board, one-half inch larger than the image sizes.
Signed and dated by the artist. If purchased as framed, add $150 for single spreads and $175 for double spreads.
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2. Maglie arrives (single spread, 13-3/4 x 9-1/4). Price: $2,000.

4. Perry Como’s National Anthem (single spread, 13-3/4 x 9-1/4). Price: $2,500.

6. Lockman leaps, Westrum scrambles, Wertz takes off (single spread, 13-3/4 x 9-1/4). Price: $2,000.

7. Seventh-inning stretch (single spread, 13-3/4 x 9-1/4). Price: $2,000.

9. Rosen runs, Dark bobbles, Doby slides (double spread, 13-3/4 x 17-3/4). Price: $3,500.

10. Maglie departs (single spread, 13-3/4 x 9-1/4). Price: $2,000.

12. Hano hopes (single spread, 13-3/4 x 9-1/4). Price: $2,000.

14. Victory and defeat (single spread, 13-3/4 x 9-1/4). Price: $2,000.


Stan Washburn, The Family Furniture

Stan Washburn

“The Family Furniture”, 1999.
Series of eight paintings, oil on canvas, for The Price by Arthur Miller.
14 x 11 inches, framed. Offered only as a complete set.
Price for the set of eight: $8,000.


William T. Wiley, Canetti in Marrakesh, or, Marrakesh in Canetti

William T. Wiley

“Canetti in Marrakesh, or, Marrakesh in Canetti”, 2001.
Created for The Voices of Marrakesh by Elias Canetti.
Charcoal and acrylic over photocopy decal transfer on map of Marrakesh (1953) on canvas.
30 x 20-1/2 inches (77 x 52-1/2 cm), available framed or unframed.
Price: $6,000 unframed, $6,250 framed.


William T. Wiley, Sketch for The Voices of Marrakesh

William T. Wiley

“Sketch for The Voices of Marrakesh”, 2001.
Drawing, ink and graphite on paper.
33 x 24 inches (84-1/2 by 61-1/2 cm), available framed or unframed.
Price: $3,500 unframed, $3,750 framed.


William T. Wiley, hand-colored prints for Godot

William T. Wiley

Fifty unique hand-colored prints for Godot, an imaginary staging in pictures of Waiting for Godot by Samuel Beckett.
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Price for one print with book: $1,500. Any additional print(s): $600 each.
If you already own a copy of Godot, you may purchase any print for $700. Any additional print(s): $600 each.


To purchase or for more information:

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San Francisco, CA 94129
Telephone: 415-668-2542
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