• Karl Wirsum
    Count Fasco’s Mouse Piece Whitey Jr. #2
    1983
    acrylic on canvas
    30 1/2 x 25 1/2 inches

  • Karl Wirsum
    Untitled (Study for the painting Sputter in the Niche of Time, 2009)
    2009
    colored pencil on paper
    24 x 17 7/8 inches

  • Karl Wirsum
    Untitled (Study for the painting Throw a Wait Line Proof of Purse Chase, 2007)
    2007
    colored pencil on paper
    24 x 18 inches

  • Karl Wirsum
    Untitled (Study for the painting Craned Mutiny at the Cantilever Cannery, 2004)
    2004
    colored pencil on paper
    29 7/8 x 22 1/4 inches

  • Karl Wirsum
    Untitled
    n.d.
    colored pencil and pencil on paper
    23 3/8 x 18 inches

  • Karl Wirsum
    Untitled
    c. 1982
    colored pencil on orange paper
    35 x 23 inches

  • Karl Wirsum
    Untitled
    c. 1982
    colored pencil on orange paper
    35 x 23 inches

  • Karl Wirsum
    Untitled I (Bunnies)
    c. early 1980's
    colored pencil on paper
    35 x 23 inches

  • Karl Wirsum
    Untitled II (Bunnies)
    c. early 1980's
    colored pencil on paper
    35 x 23 inches

  • Karl Wirsum
    Park Alot
    1975
    acrylic on board
    20 x 32 inches

  • Karl Wirsum
    Untitled
    1974
    wax pencil, graphite, and marker on notebook paper
    13 1/2 x 17 inches

  • Karl Wirsum
    Untitled
    1974
    pen and ink on notebook paper
    17 x 13 1/2 inches

  • Karl Wirsum
    Untitled
    1973
    ball point pen, wax pencil, and ink on notebook paper
    17 x 13 1/2 inches

  • Karl Wirsum
    Untitled
    1970s
    acrylic and aluminum foil on paper board with grommets
    31 1/4 x 14 1/2 inches

  • Karl Wirsum
    Untitled
    1969
    ball point pen on notebook paper
    13 1/2 x 17 inches

  • Karl Wirsum
    Untitled
    1969
    ball point pen and colored pencil on notebook paper
    17 x 13 1/2 inches

  • Karl Wirsum
    Gesundheit - Cure for the Common Cold -Strawberry Root Systemsf 1969
    acrylic and glitter on canvas with painted frame
    26 1/2 x 21 1/2 x 1 1/2 inches

  • Karl Wirsum
    Untitled
    c.1968
    ball point pen and colored pencil on notebook paper
    17 x 14 inches

  • Karl Wirsum
    Untitled
    1968
    ball point pen and colored pencil on notebook paper
    17 x 14 inches

  • Karl Wirsum
    Untitled
    1968
    ball point pen and colored pencil on notebook paper
    17 x 14 inches

  • Karl Wirsum
    Untitled
    1968
    ball point pen and colored pencil on notebook paper
    17 x 14 inches

  • Karl Wirsum
    Untitled
    1968
    ball point pen, colored pencil, and printed paper collage on notebook paper
    17 x 14 inches

  • Karl Wirsum
    Untitled
    c.1968
    ball point pen and colored pencil on notebook paper
    17 x 14 inches

  • Karl Wirsum
    Boxer
    1968
    acrylic on papier-mâché
    13 1/2 H x 7 1/4 x 5 1/2 inches

  • Karl Wirsum
    Untitled (Dionne Warwick)
    1966
    pen and marker on paper
    13 3/4 x 10 1/2 inches

  • Karl Wirsum
    Cough
    c.1962-63
    oil on canvas
    20 x 20 inches


BIO

 

b.1939, Chicago, IL

Lives and works in Chicago.