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    Posted 2 years ago

    melaniej
    (701 items)

    Calvin Burnett 1924-2007

    Mixed Media
    2 nude females

    Online info on artist;

    An African-American artist, illustrator and art educator
    graduated from the Massachusetts School of Art in 1942, and received his MFA from Boston University in 1960. He has taught at a number of institutions in the northeastern United States, including the Massachusetts College of Art and the DeCordova Museum. His work has been exhibited extensively throughout the United States, in galleries and museums including the Smithsonian Institution and the Brooklyn Museum

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    1. Caperkid, 2 years ago
      An unusual style , but definitely well done.
    2. racer4four racer4four, 2 years ago
      I really like this Sue. Would hang it for sure, although I don't think the frame does the best for it. Framing is expensive here, don't know about there, so maybe leave it!
    3. melaniej melaniej, 2 years ago
      Karen I Agree that a new frame would do justice to this painting but will be carefully picked.
      Melanie
    4. racer4four racer4four, 2 years ago
      Sorry Melanie, brain fart typo there.
    5. melaniej melaniej, 2 years ago
      Karen it's okay ...I myself can't remember names also.
    6. Alan2310 Alan2310, 2 years ago
      Wonderful piece melanie.

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