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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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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.

Yaacov AGAM | Star of David - Abstract Illusionism | Screen-print available for sale on composition gallery

Yaacov Agam

Star Of David - Abstract Illusionism, 1979

Limited Edition Print

Screen-print

EUR 1,400

Yaacov AGAM | River Pebbel | Mixed Media available for sale on composition gallery

Yaacov Agam

River Pebbel, Ca. 1970

Sculpture / Object

Mixed Media

EUR 1,900

Yaacov AGAM | Untitled - Silver | Screen-print available for sale on composition gallery

Yaacov Agam

Untitled - Silver, 1979

Limited Edition Print

Screen-print

EUR 1,500

Yaacov AGAM | Oeuvre cinétique | Screen-print available for sale on composition gallery

Yaacov Agam

Oeuvre Cinétique, 1975

Limited Edition Print

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EUR 1,400