09-12-2003 09-13-2003
Skinner Auctions
Skinner Auctions Boston MA
2210 Boston
September 12, 2003 04:00 PMCalender

Calvin W. Burnett (American, b. 1921) Furnace Parts,

Auction: Sale #2210 - 2210 Location: Boston Date / Time: September 12, 2003 4:00PM


Calvin W. Burnett (American, b. 1921)

Furnace Parts, 1954, edition of 4. Signed and dated "CBurnett 1954" in pencil l.r., titled and numbered "...3/4" in pencil l.l. Woodcut in gray and black on paper, image size 18 x 27 3/4 in. (45.7 x 70.5 cm), matted.
Condition: Margins approximately 1 inch, creasing at upper edge.

N.B. A native of Cambridge Massachusetts, Calvin Burnett grew up in an artistic family and attended the Massachusetts Institute of Art. His work was most recently displayed in the Dayton Art Institute's exhibition entitled LOOKING FORWARD, LOOKING BLACK, which chronicled the evolving image of African Americans in the United States.
Estimate $400-600


Calvin W. Burnett, Massachusetts Institute of Art, LOOKING FORWARD , LOOKING BLACK, Dayton Art Institute, LOOKING FORWARD, United States