MOORE, W[illiam A.]
1957. Watercolour and pastel on composition board. Signed "WMoore 9.13.57" Image size (including text): 18 x 24 1/2 inches. Framed. 25 1/4 x 31 1/4 inches.
Sporty, mid-50's two-door concept car
This handsome drawing embodies several attractive features of American car design of this era in a well-proportioned two-door hardtop. "In 1956, William Moore won the General Motors Fisher Body Craftsmen' Guild National Exhibition for his car design. In 1968, he accepted a position as Head of Design for Lear in Reno, Nevada. William Moore's art has been placed in...the Smithsonian and the Favell Museum of Art and Artifacts..." (The Museum of Automotive Art and Design website).
The Museum of Automotive Art and Design website, artist biographies # 129.