site is a tribute to my great great uncle Arthur Watson Sparks
in memory of My father Terry Sullivan and his brother Thomas Sullivan.
Higgins, Arthur Watson Sparks, Tillie Sparks (Arthur's Sister), and
John J. Boyle.
This Pen and ink drawing is titled "Perspective"
in the right hand corner it reads...
proposed "Hall of American Inventions"
Paris Exposition 1900.
drawings are taken from Arthur's personal sketch book. They are
titled "The Streets of Bruges, Belgium 1903." The drawings
appear to be life charcoal studies. The brown dislocations are
caused by the adhesive he used to secure this sketch into the
note book almost one hundred years ago.
on the image to get a closer look.