Browse Works

Below is a visual database containing approximately 550 paintings, drawings, sketches, designs and more. This is an evolving database containing only a part of Maria Frank Abrams' complete oeuvre.

The database can be arranged chronologically by year or alphabetically by title or medium, and it can be grouped by category.

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Image
Title
Year
Size (inches)
Medium
Category
A Vase of Flowers
1955
27 x 21 3/4
oil on canvas
Paintings and Drawings
Across The Lake
1978
15 3/8 x 20
prisma color pencil on paper
Paintings and Drawings
Across the Bay
1971
23 1/4 x 18 1/2
casein on paper
Paintings and Drawings
Ad Memoriam 1944
1967
32 x 38
acrylic, rice paper and rope on canvas
Paintings and Drawings
After Rain
1983
26 x 30 1/4
casein on paper
Paintings and Drawings
After Rain
1996
21 x 26
casein on paper
Paintings and Drawings
After Winter Storm
1986
40 x 54
oil on Canvas
Paintings and Drawings
Afterglow
1979
36 x 40
oil on canvas
Paintings and Drawings
Afterglow
1978
11 1/2 x 13
prisma color pencil on paper
Paintings and Drawings
Angry Sea
1959
22 x 18
mixed media on paper
Paintings and Drawings
Annunciation
1966
14 3/4 x 22 3/4
ink and watercolor with wash on paper
Paintings and Drawings
Aquarium
unknown
15 x 23 3/4
wax crayon
Paintings and Drawings
Aquarium (2)
1956
null
wax crayon
Paintings and Drawings
Aquarium (3)
1956
unknown
watercolor (?)
Paintings and Drawings
August
1985
38 1/2 x 54
oil on canvas
Paintings and Drawings
August Evening
1985
52 x 40
acrylic on canvas
Paintings and Drawings
August's Window - Drawing version
1980
11 x 12
color pencil on paper
Paintings and Drawings
August’s Window
1980
36 x 40
oil on canvas
Paintings and Drawings
Autumn
1992
12.5 x 17
prisma color pencil on paper
Paintings and Drawings
Autumn Awakening
1975
unknown
oil on canvas
Paintings and Drawings
Autumn Bonanza
1966
38 x 48
oil on canvas
Paintings and Drawings
Autumn Boughs
unknown
10 x 12
prisma color pencil
Paintings and Drawings
Autumn Branches
1992
27 x 20 1/4
casein on paper
Paintings and Drawings
Autumn Comes
1980
36 x 40
oil on canvas
Paintings and Drawings
Autumn Forest
1987
45 x 53 3/4
oil on canvas
Paintings and Drawings
Autumn Hills (1)
1978
unknown
prisma color pencil
Paintings and Drawings
Autumn Hills (2)
1978
unknown
prisma color pencil
Paintings and Drawings
Autumn Hills (3)
1979
30 x 40
oil on canvas
Paintings and Drawings
Autumn Promenade
1966
33 1/2 x 57 1/2
acrylic on canvas
Paintings and Drawings
Autumn Spray
1974
35 x 50
casein on paper
Paintings and Drawings
Autumn Sundown
1978
40 x 44
oil on canvas
Paintings and Drawings
Autumnal Equinox (color pencil)
1975
unkown
color pencil
Paintings and Drawings
Autumnal Equinox (oil)
1975
40 x 42
oil on canvas
Paintings and Drawings
Autumnal Eve
1985
66 ½ x 42 ½
oil on canvas
Paintings and Drawings
Aviary Garden
1975 ca.
15 1/4 x 8 1/8
color pencil on paper
Paintings and Drawings
Ballet
1992
19 x 27
casein and ink on paper
Paintings and Drawings
Ballet
1961
10 x 7 1/2
casein on paper
Paintings and Drawings
Be Gentle as the Dove and Wise as the Snake (Mosaic)
1958
36 x 156
glass Mosaic
Paintings and Drawings
Before the Storm
1966
17 3/4 x 24 1/4
casein on board
Paintings and Drawings
Beyond Summer's Fields
1978
46 x 50
oil on canvas
Paintings and Drawings
Black Clouds (1)
1996
15 x 25 3/4
prismacolor pencil on paper
Paintings and Drawings
Black Clouds (2)
1996
14 3/4 x 16 1/8
prisma color pencil on paper
Paintings and Drawings
Blazing Descent
unknown
33 5/8 x 39 3/4
oil on canvas
Paintings and Drawings
Blue Beyond
1996
48 x 48
oil on canvas
Paintings and Drawings
Blue Glow
1970
37 x 46
oil on canvas
Paintings and Drawings
Blue and Green
1985
40 x 42
oil on canvas
Paintings and Drawings
Bouquet (1985)
1985
13 1/2 x 9 1/2
casein, pen and ink on paper
Paintings and Drawings
Bouquet (1987)
1987
13 3/8 x 9 3/8
casein on paper
Paintings and Drawings
Break of Day
1970s ca.
20 x 11 1/2
pen, ink and casein on paper
Paintings and Drawings
Briar and Reeds
1985
25 1/2 x 37
casien on paper
Paintings and Drawings
Bucolic Weeds
1991
oil on canvas
Paintings and Drawings
Butterflies
1966
29 x 24
oil on canvas
Paintings and Drawings
Caprice
unknown
6 x 11 1/2
casein on paper
Paintings and Drawings
Carnivorous Flora
1982 ca.
19 x 24 1/2
casein and ink on paper
Paintings and Drawings
Celebration
1958
14 x 17
crayon on paper
Paintings and Drawings
Channan: "Seeing you here makes life worth living", Dybbuk
1962
21 3/4 x 28
casein, ink and wash on paper
Set/Costume design
Charles Morgan: The Voyage: couples in the garden
unknown
6 1/2 x 6
casein on paper
Book illustration (proposed)
Charles Morgan: The Voyage: man waiting for woman going upstairs
unknown
8 x 5 1/2
casein on paper
Book illustration (proposed)
Charles Morgan: The Voyage: men sitting next to tree looking into starry sky
unknown
5 3/4 x 5
casein on paper
Book illustration (proposed)
Charles Morgan: The Voyage: servant with a tray
unknown
6 1/2 x 5 2/4
casein on paper
Book illustration (proposed)
Charles Morgan: The Voyage: woman with blue background
unknown
6 1/2 x 6
casein on paper
Book illustration (proposed)
Chelan
1977
15 x 18
prisma color pencil
Paintings and Drawings
Cica in Heaven (1)
1955
8 1/4 x 10 3/4
linocut
Prints
Cica in Heaven (2)
1955
8 1/4 x 11
linocut
Prints
Cica in Heaven (3)
1955
8 1/4 x 11
linocut
Prints
City Dusk (1)
1976
13 1/2 x 9
color pencil
Paintings and Drawings
City Dusk (2)
1977
16 x 15 1/2
color pencil
Paintings and Drawings
City Garden
1990
12 x 12
ink and wash
Paintings and Drawings
City Lights (Glittering Sunset)
1977
42 x 60
oil on canvas
Paintings and Drawings
City Structures
1959
21 x 24
ink and tempura on paper
Paintings and Drawings
Cool Forest
1975
21 3/4 x 13 3/8
prisma color pencil on paper
Paintings and Drawings
Cool Forest (2)
1975
21 3/4 x 13 1/2
color pencil on paper
Paintings and Drawings
Cool Land - Warm Sky
1983
38 1/2 x 28 1/2
casein on paper
Paintings and Drawings
Costume design for Leah in The Dybbuk
1963
Approx. 12 1/2 x 10 1/2
ink and casein on paper
Set/Costume design
Cousin Vera
1948
17 1/8 x 11 1/2
pencil on paper
Paintings and Drawings
Crimson Sunset
1990
13 x 12 1/2
prisma color pencil
Paintings and Drawings
Daffodils
1998
20 3/4 x 26 3/4
casein on paper
Paintings and Drawings
Dark Clouds
1996
36 x 40
oil on canvas
Paintings and Drawings
Dark Forest
unknown
33 x 46 1/2
casein on paper
Paintings and Drawings
Dark Forest (2)
1956, September
unknown
unknown
Paintings and Drawings
Dawn
1960
29 1/4 x 11 3/4
casein and crayon on board
Paintings and Drawings
Day's End
1980
30 x 40
oil on canvas
Paintings and Drawings
Daylight Ends
1972
14 1/2 x 6 1/2
pen and ink on paper
Paintings and Drawings
Declining Day (Shimmering Lake)
1979
11 1/2 x 9
color pencil on paper
Paintings and Drawings
Deep Forest
1976 ca.
47 1/2 x 29 1/2
oil on canvas
Paintings and Drawings
Design for Budapest-Seattle Art Exchange poster
1993
14 x 17
collage and pencil on paper
Sketches/Preliminary Designs
Design for mosaic panel "Be Gentle as the Dove and Wise as the Snake"
1958
3 1/2 x 13 1/2
watercolor and casein on paper
Sketches/Preliminary Designs
Design for mural (For Children)
1950
16 x 25
mixed media on paper
Sketches/Preliminary Designs
Design for the mural The Four Seasons
1976
7 1/2 x 40 1/2
color pencil on paper
Sketches/Preliminary Designs
Dissle Boy Blue (1)
unknown
10 x 16
casein on paper
Book illustration (proposed)
Dissle Boy Blue (2)
unknown
10 x 16
casein on paper
Book illustration (proposed)
Divided Sky
1975
30 x 48
oil on canvas
Paintings and Drawings
Dominant Glow
1969
46 1/4 x 40
oil on canvas
Paintings and Drawings
Drawing - nude
1955
10 x 7 1/2
pencil on paper
Sketches/Preliminary Designs
Drawing for Dance Movement (from chest down)
unknown
17 x 14
pencil on paper
Sketches/Preliminary Designs
Drawing for Dance Movement (many abstract nudes)
unknown
19 x 24
pencil and charcoal on paper
Sketches/Preliminary Designs
Drawing for Dance Movement (one figure at very left of the paper)
unknown
17 x 14
pencil on paper
Sketches/Preliminary Designs
Drawing for Dance Movement (one figure)
unknown
17 x 14
pencil on paper
Sketches/Preliminary Designs
Drawing for Dance Movement (two parallel figures )
unknown
17 x 14
pencil on paper
Sketches/Preliminary Designs
Drawing for Dance Movement (whole body)
unknown
17 x 14
pencil on paper
Sketches/Preliminary Designs
Drawing for Dusk Through Trees
1979
color pencil
Sketches/Preliminary Designs
Dusk
1976
30 x 38
oil on canvas
Paintings and Drawings
Dusk (2)
1985
22 1/2 x 33
casein on paper
Paintings and Drawings
Dusk Through Trees
1979
54 x 42
oil on canvas
Paintings and Drawings
Early Fall
unknown
10 3/4 x 8 1/8
color pencil on paper
Paintings and Drawings
Early Moon (1)
1986
15 x 9 1/2
prisma color pencil
Paintings and Drawings
Early Moon (2)
1990's ca.
12 x 16 1/2
prisma color pencil
Paintings and Drawings
Earth and Sky
1975
32 x 38
oil on canvas
Paintings and Drawings
Electric Night (1)
1972
28 x 21
casien on paper
Paintings and Drawings
Electric Night (2)
1978
28 1/2 x 36 1/2
casein and ink on paper
Paintings and Drawings
Elemental Sphere
1972
20 3/4 x 28 3/4
casein and wash on paper
Paintings and Drawings
End of Summer
1972
20 x 27
casein on paper
Paintings and Drawings
Evening
1978
30 x 36
oil on canvas
Paintings and Drawings
Evening
1996
20 x 16
prisma color pencil on paper
Paintings and Drawings
Evening Calm
1985
10 x 10
prisma color pencils
Paintings and Drawings
Evening Comes
1972
13 x 8 1/2
pen and ink on paper
Paintings and Drawings
Evening Garden
1990
12 x 12
Ink and wash on paper
Paintings and Drawings
Evening Glow (September Evening)
1986
15 3/4 x 10
prisma color pencil
Paintings and Drawings
Evening Meadow
1992
29 x 19
acrylic on canvas
Paintings and Drawings
Evening on the Sound
1955
19 3/4 x 30
oil on canvas
Paintings and Drawings
Exercise in Space
1960
14 3/4 x 12 1/4
crayon on board
Paintings and Drawings
Exuberance
1995
8 3/4 x 13 3/4
casien on paper
Paintings and Drawings
Fanning Growth
1969
20 1/4 x 17 7/8
casein and ink on paper
Paintings and Drawings
Faragó György (memorial panel)
2002
29 1/2 x 39 1/4
mixed media photo collage
Memorial panels
Faragó Gábor (memorial panel)
2002
29 1/2 x 39 1/4
mixed media photo collage
Memorial panels
Felt
1959
13 1/4 x 25 1/8
casein on paper
Paintings and Drawings
Fever Images
1964
32 x 18
casien on paper
Paintings and Drawings
Filtering Light
1992
20 1/2 x 28
mixed media
Paintings and Drawings
Fire Dance
1957
13 x 17
casien on paper
Paintings and Drawings
Fleeing Birds
1964
26 x 19
casien on paper
Paintings and Drawings
Floating
1979
21 1/2 x 29
casien on paper
Paintings and Drawings
Floating City
1972
19 1/4 x 24 3/4
watercolor and casein on paper
Paintings and Drawings
Flowering Garden
1966
20 x 26
casein on paper
Paintings and Drawings
Flowering Vines (1)
1966
21 x 27
casein on paper
Paintings and Drawings
Flowers
1955
19 x 22 1/2
casein and ink on paper
Paintings and Drawings
Flutterings
1983
18 x 25 1/2
casein on paper
Paintings and Drawings
Flying South
1980
30 x 27 1/2
casein on paper
Paintings and Drawings
Foliage
1964
40 x 48
oil on Canvas
Paintings and Drawings
Foliage Sunset
1991
18 1/2 x 21 1/2
casein on paper
Paintings and Drawings
Forest
1987
10 x 16
color pencil
Paintings and Drawings
Forest
1951
10 1/4 x 14
Lithograph print on paper
Paintings and Drawings
Gay Shapes
1958
14 x 17
crayon on paper
Paintings and Drawings
Germination
1959
17 1/2 x 23 1/2
oil on canvas
Paintings and Drawings
Ghosts Among Cinnamon Trees
1953
22 x 28
casein and ink on paper
Paintings and Drawings
Goddess
1957
21 x 29
casein on paper
Paintings and Drawings
Grasses (1)
1974
23 x 18
casein on rice paper
Paintings and Drawings
Gray Landscape (Lake Sunset)
1977
48 x 56
oil on canvas
Paintings and Drawings
Green forest (sketch for deep forest?)
1975
prisma color pencil
Paintings and Drawings
Growth #7
1957
unknown
casein on paper
Paintings and Drawings
Growth (4)
1955
unknown
casein on paper
Paintings and Drawings
Growth (9)
1957
13 ½ x 25
Casein and ink on paper
Paintings and Drawings
Gusty Hillside
1971
54 x 30 ½
acrylic
Paintings and Drawings
Happy Birds
1959, March
30 x 25 7/8
oil on board
Paintings and Drawings
Happy Journey
1958, December
unknown
casein on paper
Paintings and Drawings
Harlequin
1962
10 ¾ x 14 ½
mixed media
Paintings and Drawings
Hill Dwellings
1972
14 1/2 x 6 1/2
mixed media on paper
Paintings and Drawings
Hillscape
1972
11 3/8 x 9
pen and ink on paper
Paintings and Drawings
Hillside
unknown
20 3/4 x 17 1/2
oil on canvas
Paintings and Drawings
Hunters
1958
14 x 17
crayon and ink on paper
Paintings and Drawings
Icy Peaks (2)
1983
18 x 24 1/2
casein on paper
Paintings and Drawings
Illuminations
1971
27 1/2 x 21 1/2
casein on paper
Paintings and Drawings
In the Calm of the Night
1967
36 x 48
Oil on canvas
Paintings and Drawings
In the Fall
1985
11 x 14
prisma color pencil
Paintings and Drawings
Indian Dancers
1954
14 1/4 x 18 3/4
casein and ink on paper
Paintings and Drawings
Indian Summer
1972
27 x 35
casein on paper
Paintings and Drawings
Interior
1950
13 x 9
lithograph on paper
Paintings and Drawings
Iphigenia in Aulis
1971
21 x 14 1/2
casein and ink on paper
Paintings and Drawings
Irises
1990's ca.
12 x 12
casein on paper
Paintings and Drawings
Jeté
1983
11 1/2 x 9
pencil
Paintings and Drawings
Jubilance
1964
23 1/2 x 18 1/2
casein on paper
Paintings and Drawings
Kaleidoscope
1955
null
casein on paper (?)
Paintings and Drawings
King Midas - King in castle
unknown
9 x 13
pencil and casein on paper
Book illustration (proposed)
King Midas - King jumps into pitcher
unknown
9 x 13
pencil and casein on paper
Book illustration (proposed)
King Midas p10, 11
unknown
9 x 13
pencil and casein on paper
Book illustration (proposed)
King Midas p14, 15
unknown
9 x 13
pencil and casein on paper
Book illustration (proposed)
King Midas p16, 17
unknown
9 x 13
pencil and casein on paper
Book illustration (proposed)
King Midas p26, 27
unknown
9 x 13
pencil and casein on paper
Book illustration (proposed)
King Midas p4, 5
unknown
9 x 13
pencil and casein on paper
Book illustration (proposed)
King Midas p42, 43
unknown
9 x 13
pencil and casein on paper
Book illustration (proposed)
King Midas p46, 47
unknown
9 x 13
pencil and casein on paper
Book illustration (proposed)
King Midas p6, 7
unknown
9 x 13
pencil and casein on paper
Book illustration (proposed)
Labyrinth
unknown
17 1/2 x 27 3/4
oil on canvas
Paintings and Drawings
Lake and Sky
1975
18 x 27
oil on canvas
Paintings and Drawings
Lake at Dusk
1975
10 3/4 x 9
color pencil on paper
Paintings and Drawings
Lakeshore (2)
unknown
4 x 15 3/4
prismacolor pencil
Paintings and Drawings
Landscape (Night on the Lake)
2002
24 x 30
oil on canvas
Paintings and Drawings
Late Summer
1986 ca.
66 x 44
oil on canvas
Paintings and Drawings
Lavender and Gold
1966 ca.
oil on canvas
Paintings and Drawings
Leave, Dybbuk!
1963
15 x 22
pen, ink and casein on paper
Paintings and Drawings
Leaves
1996
21 x 17 1/2
casien on paper
Paintings and Drawings
Levitations
1983
20 3/4 x 28 1/2
acrylic on paper
Paintings and Drawings
Lights, Summer, Lake
1972
7 1/5 x 13 7/8
casein on paper
Paintings and Drawings
Lilies
1998
29 1/2 x 35
casien on paper
Paintings and Drawings
Limelight
1964
16 x 22
pen and ink on paper
Paintings and Drawings
Long Horizon
1972
20 1/4 x 39 1/2
pen, ink and casein on paper
Paintings and Drawings
Létay Iván (memorial panel)
2002
29 1/2 x 39 1/4
mixed media photo collage
Memorial panels
Madonna with child
1966
23 ¾ x 23 ¼
casein on paper
Paintings and Drawings
Magenta Sky
1996
13 x 16
prisma color pencil on paper
Paintings and Drawings
Many Moons
1957
11 x 13 1/2
casein on paper
Paintings and Drawings
March Sky and Lake
1977
60 x 42
oil on canvas
Paintings and Drawings