Warrington Colescott

American, 1921 - 2018

Warrington Wickham Colescott Jr. (March 7, 1921 – September 10, 2018) was an American artist, he is best known for his satirical etchings. He was a master printmaker and operated Mantegna Press in HollandaleWisconsin.[1] Colescott died on 10 September 2018, at the age of 97.[2]

Artist statement: My prints and paintings are narratives, both direct and metaphorical. The intent is moral, if your morality is in my ballpark. The method is satire; comedy is OK, but pretty much anything goes if it fits my drawing concept on paper or copper plate.
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