A vintage black and white etching of the south entrance of the Gothic period Chartres Cathedral (France, built c. 1194-1250). Note: unframed. Varian was born and died in Denver, Colorado and was known for his Colorado mining town scenes. His work is part of the collection of the Smithsonian American Art Museum.
Lester E. Varian (American, 1881-1967)
Signed (lower right) Lester E. Varian and titled (lower left) South Porch Chartres.
Width 9.5 Height 12.25 in.
Sight: Width 5 Height 7.5 in.