Black ink on paper drawing, 13 1/4" by 10 1/4" inside the mat, (21" by 17 1/2" as framed), signed at lower left in the typical manner, and dated there 1976, by the noted Mexican modern contemporary artist LEONARDO M. NIERMAN (1932-). **SEE ALSO AN OIL BY THE ARTIST IN MY SHOP** This is an early self portrait of the then-40 something artist. There are a number of extant self portrait drawings from that period. Now well known and internationally collected, Nierman has been a prolific artist. Nierman's work is instantly recognizable, Paintings are inspired by surrealism, with strange swirls, shapes and images. Works appear often on the auction market. This example is in excellent condition and is apparently in its original 1970s frame. Allow for reflections in some of the images.