24" x 19"
Donated by Nina Klymowska
Jacques Hnizdovsky (b. 1915, Ukraine; d. 1985, New York) studied art in Warsaw and Zagreb. In 1962 he was awarded First Prize at the Boston Printmakers annual exhibition for his print “The Sheep”. He received numerous fellowships such as the Tiffany Fellowship in 1961. Hnizdovsky contributed illustrations to The Poems of John Keats, 1964; The Poems of Samuel Taylor Coleridge, 1967, and other books. Woodcuts by Hnizdovsky are included in permanent collections at: The Addison Gallery of American Art, Andover, MA; Burnaby Art Gallery, British Columbia; Butler Institute of American Art, Youngstown, OH; Cleveland Museum of Fine Arts; Davison Art Center, Wesleyan University; Duke University Museum of Art, Durham, NC; Henry Art Gallery, University of Washington, Seattle; Louisiana State Museum, New Orleans; Minneapolis Institute of Arts; Mississippi Museum of Art, Jackson; Museum of Fine Arts, Boston; National Museum of American Art, Washington, DC; New Orleans Museum of Art; New York Public Library; Philadelphia Museum of Art; The Ukrainian Museum; University of Minnesota; Library of Congress and White House, Washington, DC; University of Delaware; Virginia Museum of Fine Arts, Richmond; Winnipeg Art Gallery and Yale University, among others.