Fine Art Auctions, Restoration and Appraisal
1243 Pond Street, Franklin MA 02038  Phone 508-533-6277
Bruce A. Wood, Auctioneer, MA License #03251
Hours: Thursdays, Fridays & Saturdays 10-3, Other times by appointment.   Contact email:

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Thursday, October 27, 2016
Historic, modern and contemporary fine and decorative art including master oil paintings and drawings, illustrations, etchings, lithographs, books, folios and posters from the USA, Europe and Great Britain. Featuring: A collection of 41 years of Vanity Fair cartoons from the library of London's prestigious United Service Club; A rare 1973 Skylab view of Chicago autographed by NASA officials and Chicago media personalities; an 1890's illustration of the Chinese/Manchurian army; Rare 19th century cyclist illustration; Whaling ship engraving by Lemuel D. Eldred; Marine paintings and prints; Salvador Dali prints with COAs; Chagall lithographs; Peter Max Yellow Submarine drawing; Antique folios of architectural interest; Early Walt Disney drawing; Rare Odilon Redon etching; several large decorative oil paintings of European views; WW2 US War Bond posters by Norman Rockwell.


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Ongoing Featured Estate:
Howard John Besnia (1921-2014)
To be sold in Several Sessions during 2015-2016
Works by over 200 artists, including:
Leonard Baskin, Rockwell Kent,
Georges Roualt,
Pablo Picasso, Ben Shahn
Aristide Maillol, Posada,
Honore Daumier, Albrecht Durer,
Jules Chéret, Hiroshige,
& Utagawa Kunisada III.
Howard John Besnia, Self Portrait 2002
Artists working at Scarab Press c.1965.
Learn about the press here.

Oil Painting Restoration
*How To Recognize Stone Lithography
*How To Identify Woodcuts and Linoleum Cuts
*Is It An Etching Or An Engraving?




The Woodshed Gallery LLC, 1243 Pond Street, Franklin MA 02038 
Gallery Open Hours: Thursdays Thru Saturdays, 10-3
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Auctions Of Fine Art From The Estates Of Artists and Collectors.
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Bruce A. Wood, Auctioneer, MA License #03251