Charming scene of an organ grinder surrounded by curious admiring kids, a sweet detail the bird sitting and keeping company with the performer at the Central Park in New York, the linocut print the work of very well listed American artist Irving George Lehman (1900 -1983). It is signed in pencil at lower right margin and titled at lower left margin "The Organ Grinder". The measurements are 14" by 10" inside the mat and 21" by 16 1/2" as framed. Prints by the artist appear to be scarce to rare in the market place. The condition is very good, ready to hang on your wall. Irving Lehman was born in Kiev. He studied at the Art Students League and Cooper Union in New York City, eventually becoming a Member of the American Artists Congress, American Abstract Artists and other contemporary avant-garde groups. With many others he worked on the WPA.
Irving Lehman (1900 -1983) American - Russian well listed artist linocut of a man with the bird playing organ at the Central Park New York