Description

    Morton Künstler (American, b. 1931)
    A Fleeting Moment: Stonewall and Mary Anna Jackson, Winchester, VA, Feb. 1, 1862, 2003
    Oil on canvas
    26 x 38 inches (66.0 x 96.5 cm)
    Signed and dated lower right: MKünstler '03

    PROPERTY FROM THE COLLECTION OF MORT KÜNSTLER

    EXHIBITIONS:
    Nassau County Museum of Art, Roslyn, New York (and elsewhere), "The American Spirit -- The Paintings of Mort Künstler," August 27-November 5, 2006;
    Nassau County Museum of Art, Roslyn, New York (and elsewhere), "For Us the Living -- The Civil War in Paintings by Mort Künstler," September 25, 2010-June 15, 2014;
    The Reading Public Museum, Reading, Pennsylvania, "Remembering the Battle of Gettysburg -- The Civil War Art of Mort Künstler," April 26-July 28, 2013;
    The Norman Rockwell Museum, Stockbridge, Massachusetts (and elsewhere), "Mort Künstler - The Art of Adventure," November 8, 2014-March 8, 2015;
    Weber State University, Ogden, Utah, "Civil War Stories: Mort Künstler Civil War Art Exhibition," October 15-17, 2015.

    LITERATURE:
    Limited Edition Print, American Spirit Publishing, Oyster Bay, NY, 2003;
    M. Künstler, The Civil War Art of Mort Künstler, Seymour, Connecticut, 2004, p. 48, illustrated;
    M. Künstler, The Civil War Paintings of Mort Künstler, Vol. 1, Nashville, Tennessee, 2006, p. 104-107, illustrated;
    The American Spirit - The Paintings of Mort Künstler, exhibition catalog, Nassau County Museum of Art, Roslyn, New York, 2006, p. 19, illustrated;
    The 2006 Künstler Legends in Gray Calendar, Perfect Timing, Inc. / Lang, 2006, Waukesha, Wisconsin, December 2006, illustrated;
    The 2007 Künstler Civil War Calendar, Perfect Timing, Inc. / Lang, 2007, Waukesha, Wisconsin, February 2007, illustrated;
    B. Orcutt, "Mr. Künstler Comes to Winchester," Northern Virginia Daily, November 13, 2010, p. D1, illustrated;
    The 2010 Künstler Legends in Gray Calendar, Perfect Timing, Inc. / Lang, 2010, Waukesha, Wisconsin, February 2010, illustrated;
    J. Robertson, Jr., For Us the Living: The Civil War in Paintings and Eyewitness Accounts: The Art of Mort Künstler, New York, 2010 and 2012, p. 34-35, illustrated;
    The 2017 Künstler Legends in Gray Calendar, Lang Companies, 2017, Waukesha, Wisconsin, February 2017.


    Estimate: $15,000 - $25,000.

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