Jacob Burck

1904-1982, American

"I Shot Him Because I Loved Him!" 1946

Pastel with gouache highlights on paper under glass
Signed and dated lower right: Burck; titled on the frame plaque and again on the frame's backing panel.
Sight: 27.75" H x 18.50" W; Sheet: 29" H x 20" W

  • Provenance: Private Collection, Hot Springs, AR
    Private Collection, Southern CA
  • Exhibited: "Chicago Newspaper Guild's $1,000 Art Competition" Show, 1946, Chicago, IL
  • Notes: Burck was awarded First Place and the $1,000 prize for this entry in the above-mentioned event.
  • Condition: Generally good condition. Taped to the backing panel with linen and/or brown paper tape along all of the sheet edges.

    Frame: 41" H x 31" W x 1.75" D

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