Plinth with Doorway, 1939
Artist: Emil Bisttram
Encaustic on paper, 10 1/2 x 7 1/2 inches
Signed and dated by the artist, lower left
Influenced by Kandinsky and Roerich. Bisttram was a Russian emigre to Santa Fe. Bisttram and Raymond Johnson co-founded the Transcendental Painting Group in New Mexico in 1938.