A pencil signed limited edition color print "We The People 1787", featuring Ben Franklin at printing press with assistants, evidently producing copies of the Constitution for distribution in the colonies. The work measures 18 3/4" by 25 1/4" and 25" by 32" framed/matted (wood frame, no glass). The artist signed in pencil at lower left margin and at lower right the piece is numbered 344/2000. MORT KUNSTLER (1931-) is an important American illustrator, with works having exceeded $30,000 at New York auctions. He came to national attention in the 1970's, and is well known for his detailed, realistic paintings of Civil War, historical and western American subject matter. He contributed to major magazines including the Saturday Evening Post, Argosy and Newsweek. This print is in excellent condition, despite the lack of glass, save for a small dig at lower right margin near the edition numbering.
MORT KUNSTLER (1931-) pencil signed color print of historical subject matter by major American illustrator artist