Louis Papp 1988 Oil Painting on Canvas "Autumn"
Louis Papp (New York, 1930 – 2012)
Oil on canvas
Signed, titled, and dated to verso
An abstract oil painting on canvas titled Autumn by artist Louis Papp (New York; born 1930), created in 1988. Portrayed in an Abstract Expressionist manner with frothy pigments, this work features various cool colors and thick textural impasto irregularly applied throughout the canvas. The work is signed, titled, and dated to the verso; it remains unframed.
Louis Papp was a New York-based artist known for his abstract, mixed media paintings. His works are often comprised of aggressive gestural brushstrokes and textural impasto rendering large-scale expressionistic compositions. In the 1970s and 80s, he was a member of the Art Students League, a renowned and respected art school headquartered in Manhattan.
- dust on the textured surface of the work; minor wear along edges of painting.