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Painting of woman by window, Mentor Huebner, c.1965.Estate of Leo and Anita Jaffe, NYC.Leo Jaffe ran Columbia Motion Pictures until his retirement in the 1980's. Painting: 27.25"x 13.5" in a frame: 36.25"x 22.75".(From Wiki):"Mentor Huebner (July 19, 1917 - March 19, 2001) was a leading Hollywood production illustrator who did storyboards, production art and creative concepts for more than 250 films, including King Kong (1976), Blade Runner (1982) and Francis Ford Coppola's Dracula (1992).His early work was uncredited on Fiddler on the Roof (1971), The Time Machine (1960), Ben-Hur (1959), North by Northwest (1959), Forbidden Planet (1956), Quo Vadis (1951) and Strangers on a Train (1951).As a fine artist, Huebner painted landscapes, seascapes, cityscapes and portraits, creating some 2000 paintings and exhibiting in 50 one-man shows. He also taught art as an instructor at Chouinard Art Institute.".Estate of Leo and Anita Jaffe, NYC.Leo was head of Columbia Motion Pictures Studio for 20 years.Leo passed away in the 1990’s, Anita passed away in 2017.


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Painting of woman by window, Mentor Huebner, c.1965

Estimate $200 - $300Feb 11, 2018
New York, NY, NY, USA