Antique Affordable Fine Art from Www.TheDeadArtistsGallery.com … “Madre e Hijo “ by Helen Malta(1912-1975). Malta was known for her WPA-style works and her NYC depression era silk screen graphic art. Obviously a follower of Henri Matisse (1869-1954) she exhibited at The Philadelphia Museum of Fine Art and the Museum of Modern Art (MOMA) in NYC.
Pastel on paper laid down on cardboard protected by a film of U/V and waterproof Archival Varnish. 22×18 in original whitewashed frame c. 1950, packing shipping and insurance included.