Paramour Fine Arts

Spruance, Benton

(1904-1967)

Prolific Philadelphia artist/printmaker whose lithographs of the 1930's and early 1940's printed by Cuno are among the finest work produced during that time period
All artwork is signed by the artist unless otherwise stated in the description.

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"American Pattern Barn"

"American Pattern Barn"

Color lithograph, 1940
7 5/8 in. x 13 13/16 in. (194 mm x 351 mm)
Edition of 45
Catalogue Reference: Fine and Looney 184
Framed

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A superb impression of this exceptional image with full margins (faint evidence of old tape stains in the margins away from the image)--nicely framed

"Cat and Busybody"

"Cat and Busybody"

Lithograph, 1933
10 3/4 in. x 13 5/16 in. (273 mm x 338 mm)
Edition of 33
Catalogue Reference: Fine & Looney 85
Framed

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"Caustic Comment"

"Caustic Comment"

Lithograph, 1936
9 3/4 in. x 14 1/2 in. (248 mm x 368 mm)
Edition of 30
Catalogue Reference: Fine & Looney 126
Unframed

Availability: In Stock
Price: $3500

A fine impression of this very interesting image with full margins

"Changing City"

"Changing City"

Lithograph, 1934
9 5/8 in. x 14 1/2 in. (244 mm x 368 mm)
Edition of 36
Catalogue Reference: Fine & Looney 93
Unframed

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A fine impression of this extremely rare modernist image with full margins

"City in the Rain"

"City in the Rain"

Color Lithograph, 1932
113/8 in. x 8 3/4 in. (359 mm x 222 mm)
Edition of 30
Catalogue Reference: Fine & Looney 77
Unframed

Availability: In Stock
Price: $3000

"Design for America No. 2"

"Design for America No. 2"

Lithograph, 1935
16 1/4 in. x 9 1/2 in. (413 mm x 241 mm)
Edition of 40
Catalogue Reference: Fine & Looney 118
Unframed

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"Flight from the Beach"

"Flight from the Beach"

Lithograph, 1939
13 5/8 in. x 9 5/8 in. (346 mm x 244 mm)
Edition of 35
Catalogue Reference: Fine & Looney 173
Unframed

Availability: In Stock
Price: $3500

A fine impression of this interesting image with full margins

"Forward Pass"

"Forward Pass"

Color Lithograph, 1944
19 3/4 in. x 12 1/2 in. (502 mm x 317 mm)
Edition of 35
Catalogue Reference: Fine & Looney 231
Unframed

Availability: In Stock
Price: $12,000

A fine impression of this exceptional football image with full margins--a small printing defect in the black area over the player at the far right.

"Girl with Hands to Face"

"Girl with Hands to Face"

Lithograph with tint block, 1940
15 7/8 in. x 10 in. (403 mm x 254 mm)
Edition of 30
Catalogue Reference: Fine & Looney 180
Unframed

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A fine impression of this interesting portrait with full margins

"Introduction to Love"

"Introduction to Love"

Lithograph, 1935
10 3/8 in. x 13 1/2 in. (264 mm x 343 mm)
Edition of 35
Catalogue Reference: Fine & Looney 110
Unframed

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A fine impression with very large full margins---estate signed and stamped by Peter Spruance (the artist's son)

"Landscape with Figures"

"Landscape with Figures"

Lithograph, 1940
9 7/8 in. x 13 3/4 in. (251 mm x 349 mm)
Edition of 30
Catalogue Reference: Fine & Looney 179
Unframed

Availability: In Stock
Price: $3000

A fine impression with large full margins

"Madonna of the Subway"

"Madonna of the Subway"

Lithograph, 1929
11 5/8 in. x 9 1/4 in. (295 mm x 235 mm)
Edition of 22
Catalogue Reference: Fine & Looney 93
Unframed

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A fine impression of this interesting early image with good irregular margins

"Midsummer Spiel"

"Midsummer Spiel"

Lithograph, 1946
13 1/2 in. x 17 1/8 in. (343 mm x 435 mm)
Edition of 35
Catalogue Reference: Fine & Looney 249
Unframed

Availability: In Stock
Price: $1500

A fine impression with large full margins

"Of the People, By the People"

"Of the People, By the People"

Lithograph, 1932
11 1/4 in. x 9 in. (286 mm x 229 mm)
Edition of 28
Catalogue Reference: Fine & Looney 66
Unframed

Availability: In Stock
Price: $2000

A fine impression with full margins

"Opening Note"

"Opening Note"

Lithograph, 1942
12 7/8 in. x 8 1/8 in. (327 mm x 206 mm)
Edition of 30
Catalogue Reference: Fine & Looney 192
Unframed

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A fine impression with full margins

"Player Unmasked"

"Player Unmasked"

Lithograph, 1933
12 1/2 in. x 9 3/8 in. (317 mm x 238 mm)
Edition of 35
Catalogue Reference: Fine & Looney 90
Unframed

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A fine impression of this early print with irregular margins (about 5/8 " on the sides and 2-2 1/2 inches on the top and bottom)

"Repose in Egypt"

"Repose in Egypt"

Lithograph, 1940
15 1/4 in. x 10 1/8 in. (387 mm x 257 mm)
Edition of 30
Catalogue Reference: Fine & Looney 178
Framed

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"Road From the Shore"

"Road From the Shore"

Lithograph, 1936
10 1/8 in. x 14 1/4 in. (257 mm x 362 mm)
Edition of 25
Catalogue Reference: Fine & Looney 130
Unframed

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A fine impression with full margins--one of Spruance's most compelling images

"Schuylkill Bridges"

"Schuylkill Bridges"

Lithograph, 1934
9 in. x 14 1/2 in. (229 mm x 368 mm)
Edition of 36
Catalogue Reference: Fine & Looney 100
Unframed

Availability: In Stock
Price: P.O.R.

A fine impression of this exceptional dynamic image with large margins--traces of old glue in the margins not affecting the image

"Set Pieces, Vanity of Trust"

"Set Pieces, Vanity of Trust"

Lithograph, 1949
13 in. x 18 1/2 in. (330 mm x 470 mm)
Edition of 30
Catalogue Reference: Fine & Looney 278
Unframed

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"Shells for the Living"

"Shells for the Living"

Lithograph, 1933
15 7/16 in. x 7 7/16 in. (392 mm x 189 mm)
Edition of 28
Catalogue Reference: Fine & Looney 80
Unframed

Availability: In Stock
Price: $9500

A fine impression of this rare early modernist urban image with full margins

"The Driving Tackle"

"The Driving Tackle"

Lithograph, 1933
10 5/8 in. x 14 5/8 in. (270 mm x 371 mm)
Edition of 40, Number: #20
Catalogue Reference: Fine & Looney78
Unframed

Availability: In Stock
Price: $3500

A fine impression of this modernist football image with full margins

"The Homecoming"

"The Homecoming"

Lithograph, 1935
9 in. x 13 7/8 in. (229 mm x 352 mm)
Edition of 30
Catalogue Reference: Fine & Looney 122
Unframed

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A fine impression of this modernist image with full margins--estate signed

"The Philatelists"

"The Philatelists"

Lithograph, 1935
9 7/8 in. x 14 3/8 in. (251 mm x 365 mm)
Edition of 25
Catalogue Reference: Fine & Looney 113
Unframed

Availability: In Stock
Price: $2500

A fine impression with good margins (a faint mat line outside the image)---annotated "For Harry Spangler-BS" lower left

"Thrill of the Game"

"Thrill of the Game"

Lithograph, 1933
11 1/4 in. x 8 3/4 in. (286 mm x 222 mm)
Edition of 35
Catalogue Reference: Fine & Looney 88
Unframed

Availability: In Stock
Price: $3000

A fine impression with full margins

"Vagrant"

"Vagrant"

Lithograph, 1938
14 1/2 in. x 8 3/8 in. (368 mm x 213 mm)
Edition of 35
Catalogue Reference: Fine & Looney 158
Unframed

Availability: In Stock
Price: $2200

A fine impression of this early self portrait with large full margins

'Touchdown Play"

'Touchdown Play"

Lithograph, 1933
11 1/2 in. x 16 1/2 in. (292 mm x 419 mm)
Edition of 40, Number: #36
Catalogue Reference: Fine & Looney 87
Unframed

Availability: In Stock
Price: $5200

A fine impression of this dynamic football image with large full margins