Sam Francis

Untitled, 1984

106.7 X 73 inch

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What is Embossing?

What is Embossing?

Embossing is the technique of decorating or creating images with a raised design. Artists often change the shape of paper to create raised edges with many levels. The process is worked from the reverse side of the paper, using a template and sanded dowel.

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Georges Braque

Aréion (Horse), 1971

Limited Edition Print

Embossing

USD 1,850

Keith Haring

White Icons Portfolio (5 works), 1990

Limited Edition Print

Embossing

USD 62,000 - 70,000

John Baldessari

Dustin Hoffman, 2018

Limited Edition Print

Embossing

GBP 750

Tom Wesselmann

Still Life with Radio, 1965

Limited Edition Print

Embossing

USD 5,500 - 7,000

Gunther Uecker

Private Listing

Limited Edition Print

Embossing

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Keith Haring

White Icons - Three Eyed Man, 1990

Limited Edition Print

Embossing

Currently Not Available

Gunther Uecker

Bewegtes Feld, 2000

Limited Edition Print

Embossing

Currently Not Available

Jan Schoonhoven

Untitled M-IV, 1972

Limited Edition Print

Embossing

Currently Not Available

Keith Haring

3-Eyed Smiley (White Icon), 1990

Limited Edition Print

Embossing

Currently Not Available

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Gutai

Gutai were the group of Japanese radical artists who formed the Gutai Art Association in 1954. The word gutai is translated to mean embodiment. They created art on the spot for audiences, including their own physical movements; throwing paint, piercing paper and rolling in mud.

New Media Art

Genre encompassing all artworks created through the technologies of the new media including computer graphics, digital art, virtual art, internet art, computer animation, video games, 3D printing and computer robotics. Concerns under new media are mostly derived from mas media, telecommunications and the modes of digital electronic for delivering the works include practices that range from installation to performance, virtual to conceptual art.

Photorealism

Genre of art or artistic movement that encompasses, drawing, painting and some other graphic media where an artist carefully studies and understands an image in photograph then attempts to reproduce it in another medium realistically as much as possible. Though the term can be used to describe artwork broadly, it can also be used to refer to a specific group of painters and paintings in the U.S. art movement that came to being in late 1960 and early 1970.

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