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Leo Meissner Art

1895-1977

Leo Meissner was a member of the Society of American Graphic Artists, Boston Printmakers, the Prairie Print Makers, Audubon Artists, the Philadelphia Print Club and a full Academician of the National Academy of Design. His graphic art received awards from the Southern Printmakers (1937 and 1938), the Detroit Institute of Art (1943 and 1945) and the Library of Congress (1943 and 1945). Today his original wood engravings and woodcuts are included in the following collections; the Metropolitan Museum of Art, the New York Public Library, Baltimore Museum of Art, the Library of Congress, the University of Maine Museum of Art, and the Philadelphia Museum of Art.

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Let's Dance, Shall We?
By Leo Meissner
Located in New York, NY
Detroit-born Leo Meissner lived in New York and was respected as a painter, draftsman, and illustrator, but is most known for his wood engravings. His skill was remarkable and he bro...
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Mid-20th Century Modern Leo Meissner Art

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Assembly Line
By Leo Meissner
Located in New Orleans, LA
Assembly Line is a signed wood engraving of a still life focused on certain sartorial tools. It is an edition of 50 Born into a poor family in Michigan in 1895, Leo Meissner began w...
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1940s American Modern Leo Meissner Art

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Wood, Engraving

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