1957 Print Betrothal II Gorky Surrealism Abstract Expressionism Non XAH3


This is an original 1957 color print of what we can guess was his second engagement. Arshile Gorky was Armenian but moved to America at the age of 16. He enrolled in the New School of Design in Boston and was influenced by Impressionism, but his work was more postimpressionistic. Later in his career he ventured into Cubism and Surrealism. He was deemed the Father of Abstract Expressionism.


This 54+ year old Item is rated Very Fine +++. Light aging throughout. No creases. No natural defects. No surface rub. No tears. No water damage.

  • Product Type: Original Color Print; Color
  • Grade: Very Fine +++
  • Dimensions: Approximately 8 x 10.25 inches; 20 x 26 cm
  • Authentication: Serial-Numbered Certificate of Authenticity w/ Full Provenance
  • Protection: Packaged in a custom archival sleeve with an acid-free black board (great for display, gift-giving, and preservation)

This piece was illustrated by Gorky, Arshile. There is no visible artist signature.

Keywords specific to this image: Arshile, Armenian, Painting, Vosdanik Adoian, Engagement

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