Frederick Mershimer (b. 1958 American) Washington Square Arch 1986. Signed and dated in lower right corner, numbered in lower left corner, 18/90 in pencil. First image used is not exact piece we are selling at auction - the images 2-9 are the item we are selling at auction Color mezzotint and aquatint on paper, with hand-coloring. Medium is etching Professionally matted and framed. Original label on back reads Newmark Gallery, NYC. Picture measures 11-1/2" h x 17-1/2" w With frame measures 21"h x 26-1/2" w Fred Mershimer was born in Sharon, Pennsylvania in 1958. He received a Bachelor of Fine Arts in Painting from Carnegie Mellon University in 1980. After moving to New York in 1982, he further developed his talents in graphics and fine art printmaking through studies at the Parsons School of Design, Pratt Graphic Center and Manhattan Graphic Center.