Artist: Alain Bonder Painting: Jack Burke

Jack Burke went 111 rounds (2013) 20 x 16 acrylic and charcoal on canvas

Artist: Alain Bonder Painting: John L. Sullivan

John L.Sullivan is generally recognized as the last heavyweight champion of bare knuckle boxing (2013) 54 x 42 acrylic and charcoal on canvas

 

Artist: Alain Bonder Painting: Hattie Stewart

Hattie Stewart beat up men (2013) 14 x 11 acrylic and charcoal on canvas

 

Alain Bonder - Prof. John Clark

Prof. John H. Clark was a clog and jig dancer (2013) 20 x 16 acrylic and charcoal on canvas

Artist: Alain Bonder Painting: Jimmy Carroll

Jimmy Carroll was not younger than 36 for his fight with Bowen and was probably older than that (2013) 14 x 11 acrylic and charcoal on canvas

 

I am not offering answers with these pieces. Rather, I suggest that as we look, we remember that things never were, are, nor will they ever be, as they seem.

- Alain Bonder

 

Artist: Alain Bonder Painting:  Jim Fell

Jim Fell was a coal miner (2013) 20 x 16 acrylic and charcoal on canvas

 

 

Alain Bonder - 2013 - Distortions
Alain Bonder - 2011 - New works
Alain Bonder - 2010 - New works
Alain Bonder - 2008 - New works
Alain Bonder - 2008 - Home Series
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