Nicholas Barbieri Charcoal Drawing of Figure Study, Circa 1980
Nicholas Barbieri (American, 1942-2013)
Untitled (figure study), circa 1980
Charcoal drawing on paper
Artist’s estate stamp on the verso
Nicholas Barbieri is best known for his use of repetitive circular motions in his abstract expressionist style paintings. He received his BFA with honors from Pratt Institute and continued his art education with an MFA at Lehman College. Barbieri’s exploration of the visual relationships and effects of light on form, structure, and space have evolved over his four-decade career. He has participated in many solo and group exhibitions and has his work in many private collections including the Clock Tower Gallery, Empire State Building-5th Avenue Gallery, Hundred Acres Gallery, and in The Hudson River Museum.
- abrasions to the edges; toning to the paper; stains throughout; curling and creases present.