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Morris Henry Hobbs (1892-1967)

Hobbs, an Illinois native, studied drawing at the school at the Art Institute of Chicago. He also studied with Ernest Dean, Clarissa Keith and Ralph Fletcher Seymour. He was active as an etcher in Louisiana where he produced a charming record of New Orleans street life and architecture.

Courtyard of the Maison Brulatour,

Old New Orleans

 

etching

signed l.r., pencil

initialed l.l., plate

blindstamp l.c.

titled l.l.

edition 200

1948

condition: slight toning, tape hinges

9 x 6 inches (image)

12 1/4 x 8 3/4 inches (sheet)

 

$150

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