This early 20th century ink on paper surreal figure scene is by Polish-born New York Expressionist Jennings Tofel (1891-1959). Tofel was a friend of Georgia O'Keefe and Alfred Stieglitz. He received an art grant to work in Paris in the 1920s. His work is in the permanent collections of the Smithsonian and the Whitney Museum of American Art. Tofel is known for his allegorical, Expressionist figurative scenes.
Early 20th Century
Ink on Paper
12.25"x14.25" framed, 8"x10" unframed
Signed lower left. Excellent vintage condition. Framed in a restored vintage wood frame with a pewter finish using museum-style archival matting behind conservation clear glass.