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"Many Men" Stone Lithograph by Ben Shahn



Limited edition lithograph entitled "Many Men" by Ben Shahn, circa late 1960s. "Many Men" depicts modernist black silhouette figures in business suits on a teeming street. Released by the well known Collector's Guild Ltd., the piece is numbered 560 of 950. It is framed with heavy silver painted wood and glass and signed in the stone "Ben Shahn" in the lower right. On the back has there is an authentication card with seal imprint and information about the print and portfolio; it also has a "Ben Shahn Trust" stamp. The lithograph measures: 25.25" x 21.25" and the image is 20.25" x 16.5". #1468 Ben Shahn, 1898-1969 Named one of the “World’s Ten Best Artists” by then-popular Look magazine in 1948 and renowned for his anguished, searingly bold imagery, artist and activist Ben Shahn protested against social injustice and honored ordinary people in lithographs, paintings, photographs, and public murals. For Shahn, art was a powerful tool for sociopolitical commentary and for urging and effecting change. As he asserted: “If we are to have values, a spiritual life and a culture, these things must find the imagery and interpretations through the arts.”


  • Creator
    Ben Shahn (Artist)
  • Dimensions
    Height: 25.25 in. (64.14 cm)Width: 21.25 in. (53.98 cm)Depth: 1 in. (2.54 cm)
  • Style
    Mid-Century Modern (Of the Period)
  • Materials and Techniques
  • Place of Origin
  • Period
  • Date of Manufacture
  • Condition
    Wear consistent with age and use.
  • Seller Location
    San Diego, CA
  • Reference Number
    Seller: #14681stDibs: LU936622847972

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    Ships From: San Diego, CA
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