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Fri, Nov 18, 2022 12:00PM EST - Fri, Nov 25, 2022 12:00PM EST
Lot 25

Howard Besnia: Chapel

Estimate: $400 - $500

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Howard Besnia (American, 1921–2014): Chapel. Wood engraving panel with silver ink. Stamped verso with the artist's estate stamp.

Howard Besnia was an artist and educator whose career spanned over seven decades. He produced works in many painting and drawing media, and was a prolific print maker and creator of hand made books. He received both his BFA and MFA degrees from Yale University, and was a tenured faculty member and head of the Art Department of Fitchburg State College in Massachusetts.

16 x 12 inches board.

Private collection, Boston.

Excellent condition, no notable flaws.

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