This double sided 1956 watercolor on paper landscape 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.
December 1956 Watercolor and Ink on Paper side one: 7.75"x9.75" unframed, side two: 9.75"x7.75"
Titled and dated lower right. Excellent vintage condition.