Honor Benson - Painter




About the Artist

Honor Winfree Benson is a second generation artist following in the footsteps of her father, Hugh Augustus Winfree, Jr. of which some of his works are currently on display in Studio 109, Winfree's Dream of Hues.  If you would like to purchase prints, take pictures, or obtain additional information about the artist contact Honor Benson by email at: admin@honorhouse.org or stop by Art Works Gallery and speak with the sales office.

Current Exhibit

Hugh Augustus Winfree, Jr., Exhibit in Studio 109

This collection of art expands over a course of 50 years; ranging from the 1940's through the 1980's.  His fascination of ships by the early age of five becomes a growing theme throughout his life's work. Born in Richmond, Virginia's Jackson Ward during the heart of The Great Depression on Friday, May 13, 1932. 

This art collection has not been shown to the public for 40 years, since Winfree's One - Man - Exhibition at The Franklin House Dormitory in Colonial Williamsburg in the late 70's.  His works recently became available again, for public viewing., Winfree's Dream of Hues an unveiling of his latest works and past ovations.  Learn of his heritage, the Marx - Mayo connection of where Winfree's art is currently on display.


You can contact the artist at Art Works, Inc. in Richmond, Virginia from noon - 6 p.m. Tuesdays through Sundays (804) 291.1400.

All images are the sole property of the artists and may not be duplicated without permission. Contact Honor House Foundation Inc. in Richmond, Virginia U.S.A. for more information or if you wish to seek permission for use of images. 804 868-6636


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