Bertram Goodman – Steel Forest (1960)

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This black and white lithograph entitled Steel Forest is by Bertram Goodman (1904-1988), a listed American artist. It was printed in 1960 by Associated American Artists and bears the original AAA label en verso. It is signed and titled by artist in pencil. The image is matted to 9.25 by 15.75 inches, and the total size with the distinctive original AAA frame and white mat is 14.75 by 18.75 inches. The image is in good condition with no toning or foxing; the mat has slight mat burn at the edges.

Despite its being created in 1960, this urban image evokes a classic feel of social realism and the WPA New Deal Federal Arts Project aesthetic.

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