Old Man with Newspaper
1974 Oil Pastel & Ink


Morris Kronfeld

This 1974 oil pastel and ink drawing of an old man reading the paper is by Morris Kronfeld (1914-2011), a New York Modernist artist. He studied art, biology, & art history at Brooklyn College and received a master's degree at NYU. An art teacher and district art supervisor, Kronfeld had a lifelong career with the NYC Board of Education. He traveled extensively every summer, painting & drawing, and exhibited in Brooklyn and Greenwich Village.

July 1974 
Oil Pastel & Ink on Paper 
17.75"x24" unframed

Signed lower left. Excellent vintage condition.