American modernist oil painting
Modernist oil painting on canvas by German born American modernist Werner Drewes.
This work is an oil painting on canvas, signed and dated lower left, and housed in a vintage frame.
Werner Drewes was one of the founding fathers of American abstract painting and one the first to introduce the ideas of the German Bauhaus to the US. Drewes’ works are held in public and private collections around the world including: The Museum of Modern Art, NY, Solomon R. Guggenheim Museum, New York, National Museum of American Art, Smithsonian American Art Museum, Frankfurt Museum, Germany, Sociètè Anonyme, Art Institute of Chicago, and the Pennsylvania Academy of the Fine Arts.
This painting measures 16.5 inches by 21.5 inches sight size, and 20.5 inches by 25.5 inches overall including the framing.