Hoehn, George (American, 1935 - ?) UNTITLED ABSTRACTION. Wood-engraving on paper, 1971. Signed, dated, annotated "a/p," and inscribed "imp," lower right.6 3/4 x 5 3/4 inches, (image), 15 x 11 1/8 inches (sheet). In excellent condition.
Hoehn was a painter and printmaker whose career was primarily in California. His work is in the permanent collections of the MOMA in New York, the Brooklyn Museum, the San Francisco MOMA, The California Palace of the Legion of Honor and the Victoria and Albert Museum in London. Educated in the arts at San Jose State University and San Francisco State University where he earned an MFA in graphic arts. He taught for 35 years, including two years as head of the art department at the American School Foundation in Monterrey, Mexico. He was affiliated with the Smith-Anderson Gallery in Palo Alto.