Julian Stanczak Offset Lithograph "Early Read"
Julian Stanczak (Polish, Ohio, 1928 – 2017)
Offset lithograph on paper
Signed to lower right
Born in Poland in 1928, Julian Stanczak settled in Cleveland, Ohio after serving time in the Polish army and traveling to Uganda and England. The Op Art movement was named after his first exhibition “Julian Stanczak Optical Paintings’ which featured his distinctive repeated geometrical forms in bright and muted hues. With his masters in art education, Stanczak instructed at both the Art Academy of Cincinnati and Cleveland Institute of Art for a number of years. His work has been collected by over 70 museums, including The Metropolitan Museum of Art, The National Gallery of Art, the Indianapolis Museum of Art, The San Francisco Museum of Modern Art, and more.
- Item not examined outside of mounting
- creasing throughout lower margin of composition; staining to glaze; glass shards under glaze to upper right.
- measures frame; image measures 24.0" W x 14.5" H.