Marvin Cherney – Charcoal on Easel


Figure of Young Woman. Marvin Cherney, [YEAR].

Charcoal on paper. 30″x24″, matted and framed on easel.

American portrait artist Marvin Cherney (1925-1967) used a variety of media including pastels, oils, and charcoal to create quiet, often stark studies of his subjects. Cherney was born in Baltimore, and attended the Maryland Institute of Art and the School for Art Studies, New York.

Contemporary Portrait Drawing, Contemporary Art, Contemporary Figurative Drawing, 20th Century Art, Drawing, Individual Portrait, United States, Charcoal, Human Figure