In memory of Dick Hibbert (1933-2010), I am posting selections from his art. He painted in oil, was an avid photographer, did watercolors, and sketched in pencil, ink, and charcoal.   You can send me email by addressing it to my first name at mydruthers.com. --Chris

Friday, December 30, 2011

Water Dipper

Water dipper at a temple's ritual purification fountain.  Late 60s.

Wednesday, December 28, 2011

Texaco street scene

Street scene with Texaco sign.  Tempura on paper.  Undated, but it's one of the college drawings.  This is about 10" x 12"

Monday, December 26, 2011

Flowers in a wrapped Pot (sketch)

Undated sketch of flowers in a wrapped pot.

Wednesday, December 21, 2011

Ships on the Horizion

An oil painting.  This one reminds me of navy ships on the horizon, but you might see something very different.  MSH has this one.   This one is fairly large; I remember it as about 3' x 4'.

Monday, December 19, 2011

Still Life with Wooden Spoons

Sketch of wooden pencils in a stein.  4/29/96

Sunday, December 18, 2011

Bamboo Gutter Plumbing

Gutter plumbing in bamboo.  This would have been taken in the late '60s.  Other framing photos show that this is the roof of a temple, but I can't identify which one.

Friday, December 16, 2011

Under the Bridge


Support posts under a wooden bridge.  Japan, late '60s.  I don't know what bridge this is, though it appears to be at a temple (note the torii.)

Wednesday, December 14, 2011

Blacksmithing and Welding (watercolor)

Barn with a sign saying "Blacksmithing and Welding".  Watercolor done during college.  9.5" x 13.5"

Monday, December 12, 2011

Camera (sketch)

Undated sketch of a camera.  This seems to have been done when RTH was in college.

Friday, December 9, 2011

Street in Tver (Sketch)

Street scene in Tver, Russia.  8/1/95.

Wednesday, December 7, 2011

Sketches: Pencil Jar and Sake Cask Trio

Undated sketches.  The Pencil jar is pointilist with watercolors, and the Sake Cask and Bottles are pen and marker with watercolors.

Monday, December 5, 2011

Backlit Spider and Web

Backlit spider and web.  Presumably taken in Japan in the late '60s.

Friday, December 2, 2011

Expo 70 Light sculpture

Light sculpture at Expo '70 in Japan.

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