Richard Gibson Art Blog
Ted Gibson, Inc. The historical art and frame store Ted Gibson Inc., on 7th Street in downtown Los Angeles has carried treasures of art for over fifty years. Ted Gibson restores and frames entrusted customers art treasures of paintings, sculpture, watercolors, engravings and prints. Many visitors can get lost at the store just perusing the layers of work displayed throughout the 4,000 square foot workshops and gallery which is a feast for the eyes.
The front of the store is filled with samples of artwork; the walls are lined with over 1,200 sample frames and original paintings. A scent of varnish and sawdust fills the air and when you speak with the craftsmen you feel a sense of pride from their handcrafted work. The store is a step into the past and many customers have been visiting since the early 50__™s. Orders are taken from around the nation, which includes museums, galleries, decorators and artists.
His son Richard Gibson has carried on Ted Gibson__™s old world techniques of framing and restoration. He expanded the scope of the store into a gallery and auction center. On September 27th, 2009 Richard Gibson will be auctioning one hundred fifty original works of original art and antiquities.
AUCTION Ted Gibson, Inc. Sunday, September 27th, 2009 Preview at 4:00 PM Auction starts at 5:00 PM Please visit our historic store M-Sat. 9:00 AM -3:00 PM
ANTIQUE ART AUCTION: DECORATIVE TEXTILES INCLUDING EMBROIDERY ON SILK FLORALS IN FRAME, ANTIQUE PRINTS, SERIGRAPHS, ETCHINGS, WATERCOLORS, SCULPTURES, SIGNED OIL ON CANVAS PAINTINGS FRAMED (circa 1800'S), VINTAGE PRINTS AND STONE CARVINGS.
WE WILL BE AUCTIONING APPROXIMATELY 150 COLLECTABLES AND LIMITED EDITIONS. LISTED ARTISTS AND ALL ARTWORK ARE FRAMED WITH THE GIBSON TRADITION OF ARTFUL AND HISTORICAL ELEGANCE!
AUCTION HELD AT OUR NEW LOCATION: 2866 West Seventh Street, Los Angeles, California 90005 For additional Information: Richard Gibson: (213) 382-9195 or Mark Carreno at: (310) 869-3360. Email us at:email@example.com