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What is the value of Edna Hibel's lithograph 270 "Man with a

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what is the value of Edna Hibel's lithograph 270 "Man with a Hoe"?
JA: I always love having an appraiser look at my stuff. Sometimes its turned out to be surprisingly valuable. Tell us what else you do know and the Antiques Appraiser will be able to better assist you.
Customer: purchased at an art auction run by the Gallery Art Center in Lathrop Village, MI around 1980
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Customer: it's one of 5 Hibel lithographs bought at auctions conducted by the same Gallery
Submitted: 1 year ago.
Category: Antiques
Expert:  Tim in Antiques replied 1 year ago.

Good evening my name is***** am happy to assist you with this question.

Edna Plotkin Hibel (1917 - 2014)

Birth place: Boston, MA

Addresses: Brookline, MA, 1942-47; Riviera Beach, FL, 1973

Profession: Painter, lithographer

Studied: BMFA Sch.; Jacovleff, C. Zerbe.

Exhibited: AIC, 1941-43; PAFA, 1942; Vose Gal., 1940-44; Inst. Mod. A., Boston, 1943; Smith Gal., Boston, 1944-46; Shaw Gal., Boston, 1945; AWCS, 1946; Oehlschlaeger Gal., Sarasota, Fla.; Gallerie de Tours, San Fran. & Carmel, Calif.; Main St. Gal., Rockport.

Member: AEA

Work: BMFA; Detroit Art Inst., Mich.; De Saisset Mus., Santa Clara, Calif.; Flint Inst. Art, Mich.; Crocker Art Gal., Sacramento, Calif.; Norton Gal., West Palm Beach.

Comments: Her painted ceramic plates, usually depicting women and children, earned her wide popular appeal since the 1960s. She later opened galleries in Palm Beach and NYC. Preferred medium: oils.

Sources: WW73; WW47; Falk, Exh. Record Series.

Her lithographs sell primarily in online auctions. Recent auction results for her "Man with Hoe" are $900.00 to $1,200.00.

Have a great evening.

Cheers Timothy