Royal Cherub King


Chuck Benson

Acrylic, silver foil & mixed media on stretched canvas
Edges wrapped with images and painted
20” H x 16” W x .75” D

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Royal Cherub King by New Orleans artist Chuck Benson is quintessential pop art. It features the head of a cherub sculpture printed on a phonebook page with gold foil accents, including a gold foil crown. Benson’s colorful photo-painting collages feature high-contrast photos printed on recyclable papers, mounted on canvas then painted with acrylics.

Royal Cherub King has a background grid alternating between colorful NOLA icons and phonebook pages with a multicolor crosshatch design over it — a signature technique of “Bensonola” works.

Royal Cherub King is a photo collage painted on canvas with the edges wrapped with images and ready to hang. It pairs well with Royal Jester King, also on These works require no framing though can be easily framed.

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