Salt Lake City, UT: 1976. [32.5x40.5cm in frame] Original pen and ink line work overlaid with pastel watercolors. Depicts a fantastical character sipping an iced drink. Signed and dated by the artist. Fine. Item #58675
George Barr is a sci-fi & fantasy artist from Utah. He began his art career in 1960, and by the 1970s was producing hundreds of pieces of art for sci-fi & fantasy digests and fanzines. Barr, along with Tim Kirk and Alicia Austin, was an artistic darling of the sci-fi & fantasy fandom of the 1970s. He was heavily influenced by Hannes Bok and Maxfield Parrish.