Head of a Black Model, 1927
Artist: Herman Menzel
Ink and pencil on paper, 12 1/4 x 11 1/16 inches
Signed and dated, lower left
A Chicago Modernist, who exhibited at Century Progress in 1933, New York World’s Fair in 1939, Pennsylvania Academy, Carnegie Institute and Brooklyn Museum. Menzel and Archibald Motley were the only one-man shows given by the Chicago Historical Society in 1990s.
*Aaron Galleries is the exclusive representative of the Herman Menzel Estate