Now What? Lithograph - THOMAS BLACKSHEAR II, the son of an Air Force captain, was born in Waco, Texas, and grew up in Atlanta, Georgia. "Drawing was all I ever liked to do," he says. "While all the other guys were playing baseball or basketball, I was in my house, drawing." He pursued an interest in art throughout high school, securing a scholarship to the Art Institute of Chicago. After a year there, he transferred to the nearby Academy of Art. While finishing his college education, he was recruited by Hallmark Cards and later became the apprentice of illustrator Mark English.

Blackshear settled in Kansas City, where he became head illustrator at the prestigious Godbold/Richter Studio. A year later, he began a prosperous freelance career, illustrating many advertisements, several U.S. Postal Service stamp collections—one called "Black Heritage," another on classic movies, and a third on jazz musicians—and several series of Hamilton Group collector s plates featuring scenes from Star Wars, Star Trek,... MORE
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Now What? Lithograph by Thomas Blackshear
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Yes as of 6/25/2017
Condition:
New
Edition:
Limited Edition 
Size / no.:
Limited Edition of 2000
Dimension:
24 x 27 inches
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Now What? Lithograph by Thomas Blackshear Image is watermarked for copyright protection and is not present on the actual art work.

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Thomas Blackshear pays homage to an unaccustomed western image, the Black cowboy. Rising out of the ash of one of America�s darkest days, these wranglers played a pivotal role in the continuing success of America�s western expansion during and following the Civil War. With a job that was never done, the tenacious cowboy always contemplates, �Well, what�s next?�

Now What? Lithograph, by Thomas Blackshear is a Limited Edition production by the Artist. Comes with a Certificate of Authenticity which affirms that this is an authentic Limited Edition production from Thomas Blackshear

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