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Howard Besnia (American, 1921-2014): Marriage Ceremony (1 Panel), My Love (2 Panels), woodblock print printed by the artist at Scarab Studios in Sterling, MA, two signed and dated '64 and '67 respectively, marked 1/35, with information verso, framed. Howard Besnia was a prolific painter and printsman known for his eclectic oeuvre and his handmade books. Beginning as a cartographer for the United States Army in 1994, he soon became the staff artist for many USO clubs, producing caricatures and portraits of the troops After subsequent training at the Corcoran School of Art, Clark University and Yale University, Besnia went on to chair the art department at Fitchburg State University for decades.
Marriage Ceremony: 6 x 7 1/4" paper, 14 9/10 x 18 9/10" frame; My Love: Each Panel: 7 x 9" paper, 14 9/10 x 18 9/10" frame
Howard Besnia

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Aged condition. Standard aging of paper.
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Howard Besnia: Marriage Ceremony & My Love

Estimate $400 - $500May 16, 2019
Franklin, MA, USA