Thoughtful by George McNeil(345 views)
This painting by the renowned Abstract Expressionist painter George McNiel is representative of his later work which tended towards the figurative, drawing inspiration from the dynamic world around him in New York City, particularly its dancers and discos.
McNeil was a pioneer of the Abstract Expressionist movement in New York, and was honored with over 40 solo gallery exhibitions during his lifetime. McNeil was one of the few abstract artists whose work was selected for the New York World's Fair in 1939. His work is represented in important museum collections including The Metropolitan Museum of Art, The Museum of Modern Art, the Whitney Museum of American Art, and the Museum of Contemporary Art, Los Angeles.
Dimensions: 35 x 28 in.
Artist or Maker: George McNeil (American, 1908?1995)
Medium: oil on canvas on board