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[Benton Spruance collection] -- 1928-1968.

Author: Benton Spruance; Free Library of Philadelphia. Print and Picture Collection.
Edition/Format:   Archival material : English
Database:WorldCat
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This is a collection of works by Benton Spruance. Works include portraits, landscapes, cityscapes, and allegorical and biblical themes in a variety of media including lithographs, etchings, drypoints, aquatints, woodcuts, monotypes, drawings, and pastels. The collection also includes a copy of Moby Dick, the Passion of Ahab, a set of 26 lithographs by Spruance with excerpts from the novel; sets of proofs of several  Read more...
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Named Person: Benton Spruance; Benton Spruance
Document Type: Archival Material
All Authors / Contributors: Benton Spruance; Free Library of Philadelphia. Print and Picture Collection.
OCLC Number: 352885284
Notes: Title supplied by cataloger.
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Description: 2.6 linear feet

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This is a collection of works by Benton Spruance. Works include portraits, landscapes, cityscapes, and allegorical and biblical themes in a variety of media including lithographs, etchings, drypoints, aquatints, woodcuts, monotypes, drawings, and pastels. The collection also includes a copy of Moby Dick, the Passion of Ahab, a set of 26 lithographs by Spruance with excerpts from the novel; sets of proofs of several works by Spruance; architectural plans and six gouaches for a mural installed in the Holmsburg House of Detention, 1960; and several photographs of the artist at work.

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