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 evade Read More

Cy Twombly

Untitled (from The New York Collection For Stockholm Portfolio), 1973

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Cy Twombly

Untitled, 1973

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What is abstract art?

What is abstract art?

Abstract art uses visual language of form, shape, line and color to achieve its desired effect. However, it does not attempt or seek to represent external reality but the created abstract art composition may exist with a level or degree of independence from the world's visual references.

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

Limited Edition Print

Giclée Printing

GBP 900