Nicholas Barbieri Minimalist Mixed Media Composition, 1979
Nicholas Barbieri (American, 1942 – 2013)
Graphite and incision on paper
Dated to verso
Artist estate stamp to verso; Bainbridge blind stamp to top left
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.
- toning to sheet; minor smudging to graphite; minor creasing to corners of sheet.