Francis Bernard Shields
12-1/4 x 17-7/8 in.
Lithograph printed in color, c.1935-39, probably an edition of 25. Signed and titled in pencil. Printed on wove paper with a watermark, Rives. Full margins. Sheet size: 16 x 22-3/4 in.
Published by the Federal Art Project, NYC, WPA.
Shields was born in New York City and studied at Columbia University. He did 17 prints for the WPA from 1935-39. Known mostly for his abstract work and surrealism.