Gallery Openings and Events

Manon Cleary Art Supply Sale and Fundraiser

Manon Cleary, Self Portrait, Graphite on Paper. Courtesy of The Gateway Arts District.

Manon Cleary, Self Portrait, Graphite on Paper. Courtesy of The Gateway Arts District and 39th Street Gallery.

Event: Saturday, February 1 from 11am to 3pm


The Gateway CDC’s 39th Street Gallery was honored to exhibit Manon’s work in the fall of 2012. It is with great pleasure that we can assist in this small way by providing space for the sale.

The estate will be selling art supplies, studio related tools, and some small personal items all to benefit the upcoming show at the Arts Club of Washington in April as well as the continuation of Manon’s legacy.

“My art is my legacy, my children. I’m creating a history for myself the same way someone else would carry their genes forth. I care where my paintings go and how they do in the world, every one of them.”
Manon Cleary 1942-2011

Items for sale will include but are not limited to: Canvas, Frames, Stretchers, Oil paints, Water soluble oil paints, Drawing materials, Pencils, Pastels, Water colored paints, Acrylic tubes, Colored pencils, Erasers, Drafting supplies, Art books, Paintbrushes, Fine drawing paper, Italian rag paper, picture frames, Cameras, Stretched canvases, solvents, fixatives, slide projectors, portfolio cases, drawing boards, fans, inks, pens, and assorted tools.

A lifetime of art supplies used by a great artist.

While at the sale you will be able to view our current exhibits showing in the 39th Street Gallery: LATITUDE featuring Kyle Bauer and in the 39th Street Corridor the University of Maryland Art Honors Students: Neal Flynn, Justin Hutton, Janet Ibrahim, Jack Warner, Katie Wofford, Zoe Wright.

The estate of the late Manon Cleary will be at the 39th Street Gallery loading dock, Gateway Arts Center, 3901 Rhode Island Ave., Brentwood MD. For more information visit