Dark Figures, c. 1930
Artist: Herman Menzel
Oil on canvas, 10 x 7 1/2 inches
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. This scene was representing Tower Beach in Winnetka, IL.
*Aaron Galleries is the exclusive representative of the Herman Menzel Estate.