Sam Francis

Untitled, 1984

106.7 X 73 inch

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Cy Twombly

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Cy Twombly, an American painter and sculptor working in the 1950s, produced paintings of loose, abstract shapes on backgrounds of neutral shades like cream and grey. The shapes were calligraphic scribbles in colors that stood out against their bases. He used a lot of written words in his paintings to help convey the meaning of the work.
 
« It's absurd to talk about paintings that you haven't finished. »
Cy Twombly
Cy Twombly drew largely on myths and poetry as inspiration, particularly Greek myths and Romantic poetry. He quoted lines of poets such as Keats alongside the colorful shapes. Evidence of mythological influence can be seen in works such as Apollo and the Artist, and other series of paintings. As well as painting,Cy Twombly also completed sculptures.
 
« I swear if I had to do this over again, I would just do the paintings
and never show them. »

Cy Twombly

These often drew from classical styles, frequently made in plain white. Both his paintings and his sculptures were frequently made from found materials, and from that point, he covered his sculptures in white paint and plaster to mimic that classical style. Cy Twombly's work was distinctive enough that he evaded bein Read More

Cy Twombly

Untitled, 1973

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Arne QUINZE | My home

Arne Quinze

My Home, My House, My Stilt House, 2010

Limited Edition Print

Digital Print On Paper

EUR 1,500

Victor VASARELY | Vilag | Screen-print available for sale on composition gallery

Victor Vasarely

Vilag

Limited Edition Print

Screen-print

EUR 2,300

Peter DOIG | House of paintings (Haus der Bilder) | Etching available for sale on composition gallery

Peter Doig

House Of Paintings (Haus Der Bilder), 2004

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Etching

EUR 1,900

Javacheff CHRISTO | Wrapped Walkways Detail WW-451 | Photograph available for sale on composition gallery

Javacheff Christo

Wrapped Walkways Detail WW-451

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Photograph

EUR 11,000