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Winter Branches #4

Winter Branches #4

1953

Norman Lewis

(American, 1909-1979)

Ink on paper

Sheet: 66 x 101.6 cm (26 x 40 in.)

Estate of Norman W. Lewis 2017.2

Description

Lewis’s Winter Branches #4 belongs to a series of drawings based upon black-and-white photographs of barren trees against the cloudless sky. The Harlem-based artist’s interest in landscape was further fueled by his study of Chinese painting, whose influences are readily seen in the spare calligraphic lines and brushwork characterizing this series.

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Department: 
Drawings
Type of artwork: 
Drawing
Medium: 
Ink on paper

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