This 1980 ink on paper monochromatic interior scene entitled Where he Grew up as a Boy, is by Pasquale Patrick Stigliani (1926-2003), a New York City painter and poet. He was an independent artist trained under the principles of New York's Art Student's League in the 1950s. Stigliani was inspired by Post-Impressionist landscapes and Central Park, the realism of the Ashcan School's still lifes and self-portraiture, and German Expressionism's emotional release and focus on strong lines. Stigliani was a dedicated Upper West Side artist who painted as passionately as he lived. 1980 Ink on Paper 16.75"x13.75" unframed
Signed in the lower right. Good vintage condition.