Sam Francis

Untitled, 1984

106.7 X 73 inch

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César Paternosto

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'Geometric abstraction' is a school of abstract art which refuses to adopt the conventions of optical effects and visual distance. Pioneered in the early 20th century by Wassily Kandinsky and Piet Mondrian, it was the template which Cesar Paternosto adopted for his earlier works in the late 1950's. His initial approach was non-formal and rapidly evolved into a more representational and expressive style.
He mentioned many years later, that it was a performance of Anton Webern's music he had attended around 1957, which shaped the course of his next artistic development. Paternosto was fascinated by the use of silence in Webern's music. In his attempt to emulate the Austrian composer's use of silence, in contrast to the use of sound in his compositions, Paternosto decided to remove the centre of focus in his paintings from the representational to the peripheral. While the centre of the canvas was often left unadorned and barren, he accentuated the importance of the periphery of the frame of the painting instead. By enlarging the scope of the figural domain in his works, he craftily redefined the customary understanding of the painting as an exclusively frontal object, thus making Read More

César Paternosto

Without Title, 2020

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EUR 2,000

César Paternosto

Without Title, 2020

Limited Edition Print

Lithograph

EUR 2,000

César Paternosto

Without Title, 2020

Limited Edition Print

Lithograph

EUR 2,000

César Paternosto

Without Title, 2020

Limited Edition Print

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EUR 2,000

César Paternosto

Without Title 4 , 2019

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EUR 2,000

César Paternosto

Without Title 1 , 2019

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EUR 2,000

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Argonaut , 2008

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Weiwei AI | Free Speech | Silkscreen  available for sale on composition gallery

Weiwei Ai

Free Speech, 2023

Limited Edition Print

Silkscreen

GBP 4,650

Weiwei AI | Human Flow | Mixed Media available for sale on composition gallery

Weiwei Ai

Human Flow, 2023

Limited Edition Print

Mixed Media

GBP 4,650

David HOCKNEY | Celia Adjusting Her Eyelash (G.837) | Lithograph  available for sale on composition gallery

David Hockney

Celia Adjusting Her Eyelash (G.837), 1979

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Lithograph

GBP 12,950

Tracey EMIN | Untitled (Nativity series) | Giclée printing available for sale on composition gallery

Tracey Emin

Untitled (Nativity Series), 2013

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Giclée Printing

GBP 900