This pencil drawing was very loosely (and perhaps quickly) drawn. Frequently, Mr. Savitt would do rough quick-study sketches that formed the basis of a more finished product later on. When on assignment, he would rarely take photos. This sketch measures 10.5 by 14 inches and has neither a mat nor frame. Price $300.
This well-defined sketch of a horse being loaded into a trailer has slight damage — a ripple and slight tear in the lower right-hand corner. But it’s pretty minor stuff. The drawing measures 13.5 by 16.5 inches. Price $325.
Included in the Jan/Feb 2019 issue of UnTacked magazine, this is a limited-edition print, created in the 1980’s and signed by Sam Savitt at that time. While this web site normally sells only original art, this item is being offered because of the UnTacked article. It measures 25 by 18 inches. Price: $90.
This nifty pencil drawing on paper shows how a really top-notch artist can capture a scene of high action — with an economy of strokes and a splash of color — in a way that seems almost effortless. This paper measures 8 by 10 inches. Price: $425.
This pleasing image, which appears to be a combination of watercolor, ink and WhiteOut, is on paper measuring 11 by 13 inches. It is held in a gray mat that is only slightly larger than the artwork itself. Price: $1,025.
This splendid little pen and ink drawing — the companion to another that appears on this web site — was created for the 1959 book entitled “Born to Race.” Drawn on heavy paper, this piece measures 8 by 11 inches and contains publisher’s notes in the bottom margin. Price: $1,325.
This is one of a series of drawings of specific horses being shown in a catalog for the 1974 Saratoga yearling sales. This pencil drawing is on paper, measuring 8 by 13 inches inches, and has publisher’s notes in the bottom margin. (Copy of catalog page would be provided with artwork.) Price: $375
This oil on canvas is framed and measures 12 by 14 inches. It formed the centerpiece of a print that described quarter horses– a part of the Sam Savitt Horse Breed Series. This painting hung in Sam Savitt’s home. Price: $1,500