Artist Search
   
a b c d e f g h i j k l m n o p q r s t u v w x y z 

 Ben (Benjamin Newton) Messick  (1891 - 1981)

About
 

Summary

Examples of his work

 
 

Quick facts

Exhibits - current  
 

Biography*

Museums

 
 

Book references

Magazine references pre-2007  
 

Discussion board

Signature Examples*

 
 
Buy and Sell: Ben (Benjamin Newton) Messick
  For sale ads

Auction results*

 
 

Wanted ads

Auctions upcoming for him*  
 

Dealers

Auction sales graphs*

 
 

What's my art worth?

Magazine ads pre-1998*

 
 

Market Alert - Free

 
Lived/Active: California/Missouri      Known for: regionalist painting, lithographs, teaching

Login for full access
 
View AskART Services









*may require subscription
BIOGRAPHY for Ben Messick
Facts/Data
Birth
1891 (Stafford, Missouri)
 
Death
1981 (Apple Valley, California)

Lived/Active
California/Missouri


Photo source Ben Messick Book


Often Known For
regionalist painting, lithographs, teaching

Discussion Board
Would you like to discuss this artist?
AskART Discussion Boards
(1 Active)


Categories of Interest

The California Art Club
The following is submitted by Jim Lafferty whose sources include the autobiography of the artist:

William Washington Messick married Sarah A. Bristow January 2,1889 and from this marriage a son, Benjamin Newton Messick was born on January 9, 1891 on a farm near Strafford, Missouri.  His art talent was apparent from the time he was a child and later recognized by his commanding officer in World War I.

Little is recorded in his autobiography about Messick's life from (showing 500 of 9796 characters).



Subscriber Members, please Log On for artist biographies and for all services.

If you are not currently a member, please See Details about membership, which includes biography access, auction records, and many other features available to our day, month, or yearly Subscriber Members!

This artist's biography is accessible freely to anyone every Friday.
  go to top home | site map | site terms | AskART services & subscriptions | contact | about us
  copyright © 2000-2014 AskART all rights reserved ® AskART and Artists' Bluebook are registered trademarks

  A |  B |  C |  D-E |  F-G |  H |  I-K |  L |  M |  N-P |  Q-R |  S |  T-V |  W-Z  
  frequently searched artists 1, 2, more...  
  art appraisals, art for sale, auction records, misc artists