Portfolio: John N. Chester Estate Fund Awards

John Needels Chester (Groveport, OH 1864–1955 Urbana, IL), graduated from University of Illinois 1891 with a degree in engineering, earned his professional degree in civil engineering in 1909 and his master's from UIUC in 1911. After his career as an engineer, he served as the director of the University of Illinois Foundation. Subsequent to his death he donated papers and items to the university, as well as setting up an endowment to purchase art for University of Illinois. These artworks were purchased with awarded Estate Funds.

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Bikini

acrylic on canvas

Constellation -- Uccello

four color aquatint and etching

Curtain

one-color lithograph on John Knoller Grey handmade paper

Five Threes

etching and aquatint

Flamingo Capsule

color lithograph with silkscreen

Loss

two panels: (L) acrylic and saponified wax on canvas; (R) oil on canvas

Night in New York

etching and drypoint on paper

Passage Space Spiral

colored pencil on rag paper

Passage Space Spiral

gelatin silver print on paper

Passage Space Spiral

colored pencil on rag paper

Passage Space Spiral

colored pencil on rag paper

Passage Space Spiral

colored pencil on rag paper

Passage Space Spiral

colored pencil on rag paper

Passage Space Spiral

gelatin silver print on paper

The Coats

etching and aquatint

The Hang'd Man: Tarot XIII

magazine reproductions on window shade in wooden frame, with screen door

Untitled

etching on rag paper/cast

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