Of all the masterpieces Benton has completed, very few images are more popular than his intricate illustrations of life on a farm, like the one here. Additionally, the piece has been elaborately custom framed, as shown, in an expensive wood moulding to enhance the spectacular artwork.At this incredible value, it will not be around long as the first person that meets our bottom line shall be the lucky new owner. The chance to own a very special and authentic piece, by the Master of Illustration, Thomas Hart Benton, is yours. Thomas Hart Benton (1889 - 1975): An American born artist who studied in Paris at the Academie Julien in Paris before returning to live in New York City. Eventually he would wind up in Kansas City, his birthplace, where he would serve as the direct of the City Art Institute and School of Design. He is known as the most prominent painting of the American Scene Movement, a style combining realism and modernism, that specifically addressed issues in America. Of these images, often the most endeared were his renderings of laborers. This affinity for his art went all the way to the top, as Harry S. Truman claimed Benton was The best damned painted in America.
As part of this career he painted also Murals in New York City and Jefferson City, KS, an exhibited in some of the most exclusive museums including: Smithsonian Institution, The Whitney Museum of American Art, Metropolitan Museum of Art, The Museum of Modern Art and the National Museum of American Art. However we are offering this artwork to you for a much better deal than those retail outlets command. It is Hand Signed by Benton, from the limited edition of 250, and comes with a Gallery certificate guaranteeing its authenticity.
The artwork is of impressive size and craftsmanship, archival matted to 10.75" x 13.5" and has been elegantly custom framed to compliment the piece with the dimensions approximately 20 x 23. This piece looks even better in person where the imagery, that is suitable for any decor, comes to life in a brilliant display of Modern art. Thomas Hart Benton's art has been exhibited in major museums around the world, and can be found in some of the most prestigious public and private collections worldwide.More than just a pretty picture. The item "Thomas Hart Benton Original Lithograph Hand Signed White Calf Illustration Art" is in sale since Sunday, March 24, 2019. This item is in the category "Art\Art Prints". The seller is "1lambo1" and is located in Minneapolis, Minnesota. This item can be shipped worldwide.