TitleUntitled (“To Rosalie and Robert [Gwathmey] for Great Summers”), 1977
ArtistNorman Lewis, American (1909-1979)
MediumOil on paper
Dimensions38 x 31 ¾ in.

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Norman Lewis, an abstract expressionist, was the first president of the Spiral Group, a legendary confederation of African American artists who contributed to the civil rights movement. Lewis demonstrated a commitment to anti-formalism on paper and social realism in politics.