Antique JOHN BENTZ Original Oil on Board Painting Signed Framed Listed Artist
Antique JOHN BENTZ Original Oil on Board Painting!! John Fitzhenry Bentz was active/lived in New Jersey, Ohio. John Bentz is known for painting, etching, teaching. John Fitzhenry Bentz was born about 1857 in Dublin Ohio to William and Adaline (Fitzhenry), and was the oldest of 6 children. He married Elizabeth McGrew in 1886 John was an artist, portrait painter, etcher, photographer and teacher. He was widely known throughout the U. As a restorer of Old Master paintings. His first professional work was done in Columbus, in the photographic gallery of the late J. He studied at the Columbus Art School, the Pennsylvania Academy of Fine Arts and New York Art Students League and was hired by the New York Art Commission on Jan 20, 1946 to clean paintings in City Hall. He worked on John Trumbull's 1790 famous portrait of George Washing. Nice antique oil painting on hard surface panel or board. The painting is in good condition with age sings and wear. Signed on left hand lower corner "John Bentz" It is framed, but the vintage frame is not original.
9 1/2" x 13 1/4", frame 14 1/2" x 18". The wooden frame has some wear and small chips. There are notes attached on reverse, but some information incorrect such as date and place of born. PLEASE CLOSELY LOOK AT ALL OF THE PICTURES BECAUSE THEY ARE PART OF THE DESCRIPTION AND SOMETIMES GIVES YOU MORE DETAILED INFORMATION. YOUR DESCRIPTION IMPORTANCE MAY BE DIFFERENT THAN MINE.
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- Features: Framed, Signed
- Region of Origin: United States
- Production Technique: Oil Painting
- Listed By: Dealer or Reseller
- Subject: Landscape
- Material: Oil
- Date of Creation: 1800-1899
- Framing: Framed
- Artist: John Bentz
- Style: Folk Art
- Original/Licensed Reproduction: Original
- Type: Painting