This 20th century screen print entitled Railroad Hands
is by Chicago-based painter, photographer, and printmaker Barbara Lewis (1925-2008). Lewis studied at the Art Institute of Chicago (1943), University of Illinois at Chicago (1967-70), and the IIT Institute of Design (MFA in Printmaking, 1970-72). Through her mixed-media compositions, she explored Abstract Expressionism and Pop Art, often using imagery of Chicago and her travels to Europe and Northern Africa.
Screen Print and Collage on Paper
23.5"x30" framed, 18"x26" unframed
Good vintage condition, some discoloration. Framed in a restored vintage wood frame with a matte black finish using archival matting behind conservation clear glass.