This is a rough but very complex pencil drawing of a polo match involving five horses and riders. The image measures 12 by 16 inches. This drawing is on smudged paper, which has been affixed to foam board. Price: $625.
This pencil drawing, which measures 14 inches square, is a rough sketch executed on light paper, which has been affixed to foam board. I rate the condition of the drawing as “fair,” but it is a very good representation of Sam Savitt’s ability to capture the horse in motion. The words at the bottom of the page, “bareback bronc” are his notes. Price: $450.
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.
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 detailed pencil drawing was no doubt the sketch that preceded a painting about fox hunting. This large and exciting rendering measures 19 by 26 inches on paper affixed to Styrofoam poster board and it is slightly dulled by age. Price $975.
This watercolor, that evokes an impressionist style, is a wonderful snapshot of the minutes before a horse race. This piece measures 7 by 9 inches without a mat or frame. Price: $950.
The frantic action of a polo match is effectively conveyed in this watercolor painting, which is held in a sky-blue mat and measures 16 by 20 inches. Price: $1,800.
From the book “Dingle Ridge Fox and Other Stories” (pg 66) the story called “Paragon” shows a jump badly taken. This is a watercolor on paper, measuring 12 inches square. Price: $475.