Shedd Aquarium #2, 1940-1950’s
Artist: Herman Menzel
Oil on canvas, 20 1/8 x 28 1/8 inches
Signed lower right
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.