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Ben Shahn, Etching "Doves", Plate Signed - Auction ID: 1379
Ships From: Newport Beach, CA
Pre-Bidding Ends: 1 day, 17 hours
(Sep 21, 2019 - 18:15)
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Current Bid: $110.00
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Ben Shahn, Etching "Doves", Plate Signed

Estimate: $220-$250

Description: Three color etching featuring a stark face, thought to be the artist himself and winged doves. This piece is untitled however Shahn used the same image in additional works including the renowned painting "Doves over Jerusalem". Signed in the plate by the artist, Ben Shahn.

Dimensions: 22" x 22" framed

Condition: Very Good. No damage noted.

Bio: Ben Shahn (b.1898 – d.1969) was a Lithuanian-born American artist. He is best known for his works of social realism, his left-wing political desire to create narrative art that focuses on social and political justice have come to exemplify Social Realism and the art of social consciousness. From his questioning religious teachings as a youth in Lithuania and up through the end of his life, Shahn remained true to his vision.

Movements: Social Realism, Documentary Photography


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Item Location: Newport Beach, CA (92660)

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Starting Bid: $110.00
Buyers Premium: 18.00%
Auction started: Sep 07, 2019 - 18:15
Auction ends: Sep 21, 2019 - 18:15
Available: 1
Auction ID: 1379
Sku: 17667

Item category: All > Fine Art > Contemporary Art