Nicholas Barbieri Minimalist Gestural Ink Drawing, Late 20th Century
Nicholas Barbieri (American, 1942 – 2013)
Untitled, late 20th century
Ink drawing on paper
Signed to 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.
- minor toning to sheet; moderate staining and smudges throughout the composition; minor abrasion to lower right in ink; minor handling wear and staining along edges of sheet; staining to verso.