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Dan Basen Drawing on Paper

Product Description

Pastel and pencil on paper mounted of paper board. Dan Basen was born in 1939 in Poughkeepsie, New York. The artist received his BS in Art Education from State University of New York at New Paltz in 1961, and an MFA from the Rinehart School of Sculpture at the Maryland Institute College of Art in 1963. He briefly continued his studies at the Brooklyn Museum of Art School in 1963-64.

During his brief career, Basen received numerous accolades, including an annual fellowship at the Rinehart School of Sculpture (1961-63), a Hamburger Award for Sculpture from the Baltimore Museum of Art (1962), a Peabody Fellowship of the Peabody Institute of the City of Baltimore (1962), and a Museum Purchase Prize from the Baltimore Museum of Art (1963).

Basen’s work has been featured in numerous museum exhibitions, including shows at the Baltimore Museum of Art and the Whitney Museum Downtown, both of which own the artist’s work, as well as the Institute of Contemporary Art in Boston, the Museum of the Rhode Island School of Design and the San Francisco Museum of Modern Art. Basen had solo exhibitions at Allan Stone Gallery, and was featured in group exhibitions at Betty Parsons Gallery, Byron Gallery, and Matthew Marks Gallery.

10.5ʺW × 3ʺD × 13.75ʺH
Contemporary, Modern
Good Condition, Original Condition Unaltered, Some Imperfections
Some wear consistent with age. See images.

Shipping information

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Returns and Exchanges

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Items can be returned within 15 days of delivery. A 20% return stocking free will be deducted from the refund.  We’ll refund you as soon as you send the item(s) back.

Return Shipping

Return shipping costs will be deducted from your refund and can vary depending on the location of the return.
For items delivered via UPS or FedEx: Print the shipping label from your return confirmation email, and bring the package to a nearby drop-off location.
For large, heavy, or fragile items delivered via special carrier: Follow the same steps above, but instead of printing a shipping label, we’ll coordinate for the carrier to pick up the item at your convenience.


In most cases, when returning an item, you can choose between store credit or receive a refund to your original payment method.

Canceling Returns

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If you’d like to exchange an item for a different color, different size, or different product altogether, we are happy to help you with that! The process is similar to a return, and all the same policies apply. There are two ways to exchange an item, depending upon your preference.
  • Before the return: To receive the new item sooner, you can go ahead and place an order for the new item before you return the old item. We will credit your account or the original payment method once we receive the return. Please note, you cannot use your store credit until we have credited your account.
  • After the return: Follow the same steps as a regular return. Once you receive your refund, use your store credit or credit card to place a new order.
Return shipping costs still apply for all exchanges and will automatically be deducted from the refund amount.

Return Policy

Finding your perfect piece should be easy. If an item isn’t the perfect match, return it for a refund within 15 days of delivery in the original condition and packaging. A 20% restocking return fee will be deducted from a refund.
  • Clearance items (unless damaged or defective)
  • Gift cards
  • Personalized items
  • Items marked “Non-Returnable”
  • Items you have already assembled
  • Open Box Items
Any outbound shipping charges collected on the order will not be refunded. 
  • Cost to ship item to you
  • Upgraded shipping charges (expedited or express,)
  • Assembly services included with delivery
However, if your item is damage or defective, these exceptions do not apply. In this case, we’ll take care of it and work with you to find the best solution.
To start a return, Send email to  include images of product and packing with return explanation.

Refund Options

You can choose to receive store credit for your return, or have the original payment method refunded. Any associated return shipping costs will be deducted from the refund amount. 
Please email or Call us at 215-266-9747 at any time if you have more detailed questions. 
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