Sam Francis

Untitled, 1984

106.7 X 73 inch

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Lynn Chadwick

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A sculptor is all about the message that he or she conveys, and Lynn Chadwick was no exception. His pieces illustrated the tensions present in post World War II England. Known for his spiked and sharp motifs and themes, Chadwick sought to capture this angst through his work.
Chadwick first rose to prominence when he had a one-man show in 1950 but he became very famous when he was invited to commission four of his creations for the Venice Biennale show in 1952. Critics felt that his and the other artists' pieces were a good showcase for the "geometry of fear" and for communicating "despair" or "defiance." Chadwick himself noted that he wanted his art to convey a certain message, and this is inherently present in his most famous work, The Watchers. Indeed, Chadwick loved to communicate with his pieces. "They say something according to the exact balance," he said in regards to his designs. An arched head, a twisted neck and a steel-gray veneer all manifest an atmosphere that is just now starting to recover from the horr Read More

Lynn Chadwick

Wächter, 1960

Limited Edition Print

Lithograph

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Lynn Chadwick

Two Figures, 1976

Drawing / Watercolor

Watercolor

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What is figurative art?

What is figurative art?

Sometimes known as Figurativism. It particularly describes sculptures and paintings clearly or specifically derived from sources of real objects hence they are representational as the name suggests "figurative art". This term is often used as a contrast for abstract art. However, since the coming of abstract art, this term has been used to mean any form of modern art with strong references to the actual/real world situation.

Robert INDIANA | Book of Love portfolio | Silkscreen available for sale on composition gallery

Robert Indiana

Book Of Love Portfolio, 1996

Limited Edition Print

Silkscreen

USD 135,000

Nobuyoshi ARAKI | Winter love #8 | Mixed Media available for sale on composition gallery

Nobuyoshi Araki

Winter Love #8, 2004

Photography

Mixed Media

USD 4,100

Alex KATZ | Day Lily II | Lithograph available for sale on composition gallery

Alex Katz

Day Lily II, 1969

Limited Edition Print

Lithograph

USD 10,200

Jim DINE | Black and White Blossom | Mixed Media available for sale on composition gallery

Jim Dine

Black And White Blossom, 1986

Limited Edition Print

Mixed Media

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