Sam Francis

Untitled, 1984

106.7 X 73 inch

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Pierre Soulages

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Beginning with splash and dribbled painting techniques, which mirrored the 1950's Abstract Expressionist American School, Pierre Soulages has built a remarkable body of work, centred around his attraction for the transfiguration of light and colour. For Soulages, these two elements constitute a theoretical plane of investigation, which he has been exploring for over seven decades now.
 
« I have made my art a metabolism.
I express myself freely in paint in order to exist… »
« I paint for angels, to show them what men and women really look like. »

Pierre Soulages
He has developed over the years, a unique affinity for the black tone colouring, which he both interprets as an expression of the presence of light, as well as, the absence of light. This is the essential substance of his works. On the one hand, he uses black tones as a way to give back light in his paintings, and on the other hand, he allows them to define colour and luminosity, thus becoming an expression of radiance. Soulages was born in 1919 in the South of France, and is considered to be one of the greatest living painters. He had long lasting friendships with Pablo Picasso, Willem de Kooning and Mark Rothko among many other luminaries. Growing up near famous prehistoric locations, he said he must have been influenced by the primordial and symbolic executions, he saw in these ancient Read More

Pierre Soulages

Lithographie N°14, 1964

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Lithograph

EUR 35,000 - 39,000

Pierre Soulages

Lithographie 27, 1969

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Lithograph

EUR 39,000 - 42,000

Pierre Soulages

Lithographie N° 9, 1959

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Lithograph

EUR 12,950

Pierre Soulages

Eau Forte XXIV , 1973

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Etching And Aquatint

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What is ‘light and space’?

What is ‘light and space’?

Refers to loosely affiliated movements that relate to minimalism, geometric abstraction and op art that originated from Southern California back in the 1960s and was greatly influenced by John McLaughlin. Artists focused on sensory phenomena such as light and others as the center of their work. In addition, they incorporated latest technologies in aerospace and engineering industries so as to develop light filled and sensuous objects.

Allen JONES | Box | Lithograph available for sale on composition gallery

Allen Jones

Box, 1980

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Lithograph

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Sonia DELAUNAY | Grande icône | Etching available for sale on composition gallery

Sonia Delaunay

Grande Icône, 1970-1975

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Etching

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Javacheff CHRISTO | The Umbrellas | Offset Print available for sale on composition gallery

Javacheff Christo

The Umbrellas, 1987

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Robert RAUSCHENBERG | Plate from Photogravures Suite 1 | Photogravure available for sale on composition gallery

Robert Rauschenberg

Plate From Photogravures Suite 1, 1983

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