Just a stunning attention to detail throughout the entire painting. Image measures 20 x 28 inches in perfect as created condition. Signed and dated lower right in pen below the image. Work is on Bainbridge illustration board measuring 22 x 30 inches. Titled on the back in pencil.For those not familiar with the artist, I have created a small biography based on the gallery exhibition pamphlets and newspaper articles I acquired with the collection. Born in Boston, he graduated Massachusetts College of Art in 1947 after serving in World War 2. He began his career as an art director in one of Boston's leading advertising firms, later leaving to create his own studio where his works were included in The New Yorker, Saturday Evening Post, Reader's Digest and others, establishing himself as a leading American Illustrator. He had many solo and group exhibitions throughout New England and his work is collected throughout the world. Originally known for his clowns, he created a limited edition series of plates for Royal Daulton as well as clown figurines for Schmidt.
He has also created numerous designs for Hallmark cards. I f you are interested in seeing more work by Ben Black you can find others on the Facebook page of Jonah Fine Art. If there are particular subjects that interest you, dont hesitate to contact me.I can show you what is available. CHECK THE PICTURES ON THIS GREAT PIECE. If you have any questions regarding the work, please dont hesitate to ask. Pictures are an excellent indication of condition. I guarantee and stand 100% behind everything I sell. No reason to open up any sort of cases. Just simply contact me and I will handle any and all problems. The item "Vintage 1996 BEN BLACK'Horses' Still LIfe PAINTING Royal Doulton Artist" is in sale since Friday, August 30, 2019. This item is in the category "Art\Paintings". The seller is "pmfeld" and is located in Holliston, Massachusetts.
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