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Lot 18: Benjamin Benno, “Untitled,” Oil on Canvas, 1938

667: Post-War & Contemporary Art

by Auctionata US

October 27, 2016

New York, NY, USA

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  • Benjamin Benno, “Untitled,” Oil on Canvas, 1938
  • Benjamin Benno, “Untitled,” Oil on Canvas, 1938
  • Benjamin Benno, “Untitled,” Oil on Canvas, 1938
  • Benjamin Benno, “Untitled,” Oil on Canvas, 1938
  • Benjamin Benno, “Untitled,” Oil on Canvas, 1938
  • Benjamin Benno, “Untitled,” Oil on Canvas, 1938
   
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Description: Oil on canvas
USA, 1938
Benjamin Benno (b.1901- d. 1980) – American Modernist artist
Signed and dated “Benno, 1938” in black ink on verso
Dimensions: 76 ⅝ x 68 ¾ in (194.63 x 174.625 cm)
Good condition.

Benjamin Benno (American, b.1901 - d.1980)

Influenced by the principles of Surrealism, Cubism and Constructivism, prodigious artist Benjamin Benno is best known for his avant-garde paintings. Benno studied at the Ferrer School, after which he traveled the world for eight years. Financed by collectors, Benno moved to Paris in 1926 where he exhibited with significant artists including Paul Klee, Max Ernst, Joan Miro, Salvador Dali and Fernand Leger. In 1939, Benno returned to New York where his work was harshly received.

Condition Report

In overall good condition. Mild paint loss especially along the edges, with stains and abrasions. Water stain to verso of canvas, not affecting the recto. Minor buckling on lower right edge of canvas.

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