This early to mid 20th century ink on paper surreal portrait drawing 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 to Mid 20th Century
Ink on Paper
4.5"x6" unframed, 9"x11" framed
Framed in a restored vintage wood frame in a cream finish with red detailing using warm white archival museum-style matting behind conservation clear glass. Excellent vintage condition.