Queen’s Move
17.5" x 19.5"
Works on Paper, scratch-board
Region: North America

About the Artist
(1903 - 1976)
Born in Buffalo, New York, in 1903, Howard Behling Schleeter briefly attended Albright Art School before serving in the U.S. Navy during World War I. Arriving in New Mexico in 1929, Schleeter first worked as an artist in the Federal Arts Project of 1936 - 1942. He soon began to experiment with mediums, exploring and inventing new painting techniques. A prolific painter who also taught and lectured, Schleeter lived to see his work exhibited at the DeYoung Museum in San Francisco, the Art Institute of Chicago, the Dallas Museum of Art and the Guggenheim Museum.

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