In 1947, Pollock first used the process of pouring or dripping enamel or aluminum paint onto a flat canvas in stages, often taking weeks of alternating periods of painting and contemplating to finish a canvas. Lucifer hangs in the MoMA in New York. Printed on heavyweight artist paper, this print has been custom-framed with hand-finished molding.
Jackson Pollock was an influential American painter and a major figure in The Abstract Expressionist movement. During his lifetime, Pollock enjoyed considerable fame and notoriety. He was regarded as a mostly reclusive artist. He had a volatile personality, and struggled with alcoholism for most of his life.