The Saints by Forrest Bess

BOMB 11 Winter 1985
011 Winter 1985
Forrest Bess Bomb 11

Forrest Bess, The Saints, oil on canvas, 6 × 10 inches. Collection Marguerite Lewis Fuerse.

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011 Winter 1985