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Lot No. 1420

Manufacturer: Herbert Barrett

Artist: Herbert Barnette

Description: Herbert Barnett (1910-1972 Rhode Island, Boston, Cincinnati, teacher, artist) oil on canvas, a still life with fruit and pitchers sitting on a table. Barnett was born in Rhode Island and worked in the New England-Boston area most of his life until he became Dean of the Cincinnati Art Academy in 1951, a post he held until his death. Influenced by Cezanne and modernist American artist like Marsden Hartley Barnett is well know for similar still life paintings and works dealing with musicians. Signed lower right with sight size of 18 3/4 by 23 3/4 inches with overall size including older metal leaf frame being 23 5/8 by 29 5/8 inches. Excellent condition with strong color and composition.

Estimate: $700.00 - $900.00