1917 Print John Copley Art Musicians Orchestra Musical Instruments XAC8

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This is an original 1917 halftone print of a lithograph "The Musicians," by John Copley.

CONDITION

This 94+ year old Item is rated Near Mint. Light aging throughout. Light creasing. No natural defects. No surface rub. No tears. No water damage. Please note that there is print on the verso.

  • Product Type: Original Halftone Print; Black / White
  • Grade: Near Mint
  • Dimensions: Approximately 9 x 6.25 inches; 23 x 16 cm
  • Authentication: Serial-Numbered Certificate of Authenticity w/ Full Provenance
  • Protection: Packaged in a custom archival sleeve with an acid-free black board (great for display, gift-giving, and preservation)

This piece was illustrated by Copley, John. Artist name printed on page - bottom right of image.

John Singleton Copley

John Singleton Copley (1738-1815) was an American artist hailing from Boston, Massachusetts, prior to relocating to London, where he received his formal art education at the Royal Academy Schools of London. He was most recognized for his paintings, miniatures, printmaking, fresco murals, graphic art design and mosaics, as well as his realism style. His works primarily centered on animals, figures, genre, portraits, religion, seascapes, statues and sculptures, marine and nautical, military and war, still life and historical subjects. CopleyÕs art has been exhibited at the Royal Academy of Arts in London, the Museum of Modern Art in New York, the Art Institute of Chicago, the Pennsylvania Academy of Fine Arts, the Boston Art Club and more. He was also affiliated with the Brooklyn Art Association.

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