This 1968 photo etching entitled Martin's Girl 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.
1968 Photo Etching and Collage on Paper 21.25"x15.5" framed, 15.75"x9.5" unframed
Dated and titled on the back. Framed in a contemporary wood frame with a silver face and black sides using black spacers behind clear conservation glass. Minor wear. Excellent vintage condition, minor wear.