Sam Francis

Untitled, 1984

106.7 X 73 inch

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Rupprecht Geiger

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Rupprecht Geiger is an abstract painter and sculptor born in Munich, Germany in 1908. His paintings are of a high modernist style—mostly color fields of different geometric shapes using the variations of the color red. His father was a painter, so Geiger began painting at a very young age, accompanying his father on trips to Morocco and the Canary Islands.
 
« Red is life, energy, potency, authority, love, warmth, power.
Red gets you high. »

Rupprecht Geiger
In the late-20s to mid-30s he studied and taught architecture at schools in Munich. Then, Geiger moved on to working at several architectural firms. Soon, he was drafted to fight on the Eastern Front of World War II in Poland in Russia. Geiger spent the later years of the war as an illustrator of the conflict in the Ukraine and in Greece. He started painting with an abstract style in 1948. In the years after World War II, Rupprecht Geiger went back to architecture. In the 1960s, however, he began as a professor of painting at the Staatlichen Kunstakademie Düsseldorf. Rupprecht Geiger’s style features simple shapes like circles, ovals, and squares; and he often uses intense shades of sharply contrasting colors—most notably the color red. His work is displayed in many German Read More

Rupprecht Geiger

Gegen Die Folter

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EUR 1,790

Rupprecht Geiger

Zwei Verschiedene Rot, 1967

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Silkscreen

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What is late modernism?

What is late modernism?

This is an art term under visual arts that encompasses overall production of the most recent(latest) art that came to being between the aftermath of the second world war and the beginning of the 21st century. The terminology is at times used by artists to point to the similarities that exist between post-modernism and late-modernism though some differences exist.

Paul DELVAUX | Le tramway | Lithograph  available for sale on composition gallery

Paul Delvaux

Le Tramway, 1971

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Lithograph

EUR 2,600

Joan MIRÓ |  El Cazador de Pulpos | Etching and Aquatint available for sale on composition gallery

Joan Miró

El Cazador De Pulpos, 1969

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Etching And Aquatint

EUR 18,200

Richard DIEBENKORN | Seated Woman in Arm Chair | Lithograph  available for sale on composition gallery

Richard Diebenkorn

Seated Woman In Arm Chair, 1965

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Lithograph

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Alexander CALDER | Pyramids & Spirales de Couleurs | Lithograph  available for sale on composition gallery

Alexander Calder

Pyramids & Spirales De Couleurs, 1974

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