Ruth Leaf (1923-2015) was an American artist and a Pioneer in the discipline of printmaking, specifically etching.
She authored the book, “Etching, Engraving and Other Intaglio Printmaking Techniques” (Watson-Guptil Publications) in 1976 while teaching at her namesake studio in Long Island and it remains the textbook used today in many schools.
This etching is signed and numbered 34/60.
The etching sits in a beautiful organic carved raw wood frame with gold leaf on the edges.
REFERENCE NUMBER: LU825821041902
PERIOD: Mid-20th Century
MEASUREMENTS: Height: 18" Width: 29" Depth: 1.75"
MATERIAL: Wood, Paper
CREATOR: Ruth Leaf (Artist)
COUNTRY OF ORIGIN: United States