Finely rendered portrait of a lovely young woman wearing a strapless dress and a large pendant necklace. Pencil signed lower right margin “B. Edgar Shute”, title lower left of matting. Ben Edgar Shute (American, 1905-1986) was born in Wisconsin and studied at the Art Institute of Chicago before moving to Georgia to eventually co-found the Atlanta College of Art. Framed and matted under glass in original frame. Measures 15in x 12in. Condition: Pin prick sized spots of foxing noticeable under scrutiny. Frame has many small nicks.
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