50” x 61”
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Besser worked in many mediums from oils to bronze. He was an instructor for many years at the Famous Artists School in Westport. He was also a World War II veteran and community activist. His wife said “He was as much at home in a peace march as in front of his easel.”
Oil on canvas
oil on canvas
Signed and dated l..R.: Leonard Besser '62
Besser, Leonard, “The Mummers,” Westport Public Schools Digital Collections, accessed April 17, 2021, https://collections.westportps.org/items/show/1548.