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    Morton Künstler (American, b. 1931)
    War on Terrorism: Catching the Plane, Newsweek magazine cover, October 31, 1977
    Gouache on board
    16 x 11.5 in. (sight)
    Signed lower right

    The Estate of Kerry Betensky and Neal Glass, Long Island, New York

    EXHIBITED:
    Shenandoah University, Winchester, Virginia, "Mort Kunstler: The American Spirit," October 15-November 13, 1994;
    Nassau County Museum of Art, Roslyn Harbor, New York, "The American Spirit: The Paintings of Mort Kunstler," May 28-August 13, 2006.

    This illustration was also published as an interior illustration in Newsweek on December 26, 1977, in Plate World on December- January 1985. It was was reproduced on page 228 in The American Spirit - the Paintings of Mort Kunstler by Henry Steele Commager, 1986 and on page 236 in The American Spirit by Henry Steele Commager, Rod Gragg, and Mort Kunstler, 1994.

    A photocopy of the magazine cover and story accompany this lot.


    More information about Künstler, Morton, also known as Kunstler, Mort, Kunstler, Morton, Mort Künstler.

    Condition Report*: There appears to be no major visible condition issues to note; framed under glass to 24.75 x 20 inches.
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    April, 2019
    23rd Tuesday
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