Louis Papp (New York, b. 1930)
Oil and found objects on paper
Signed in sharpie to the verso
Louis Papp is 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.
- some smudges and wear to the edges of the canvas; canvas is loose on the top edge; some residue and chipping to the bottom left; to the verso, paint marks and wear.