Sam Francis

Untitled, 1984

106.7 X 73 inch

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What is porcelain?

What is porcelain?

Porcelain is a hard material made of clay which is primarily composed of the mineral kaolinite. It is used to make art objects and a wide range of everyday household wares such as dishes and bowls. Porcelain items are popular for painting with special glazes.

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Jeff Koons

Balloon Dog (Orange), 2015

Sculpture / Object

Porcelain

USD 10,900

Jeff Koons

Balloon Dog (Yellow), 2015

Sculpture / Object

Porcelain

USD 10,400

Jeff Koons

Balloon Swan (Magenta), 2019

Sculpture / Object

Porcelain

USD 11,900

Jeff Koons

Balloon Monkey (Orange), 2019

Sculpture / Object

Porcelain

Currently Not Available

Jeff Koons

Split-Rocker (Vase), 2012

Sculpture / Object

Porcelain

Currently Not Available

William Sweetlove

Cloned Marmot with Gold , 2018

Sculpture / Object

Porcelain

EUR 600

Jeff Koons

Balloon Dog (Magenta), 2015

Sculpture / Object

Porcelain

Currently Not Available

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Anti-art

Anti-art describes artwork which challenges accepted art definitions. The term is said to have been created by artist Marcel Duchamp who worked with the art media called readymades; everyday items presented as art to defy traditional expectations that art should be high art.

Cynical Realism

Cynical realism is the term first used in 1992 by art critic Li Xianting to describe the Beijing artist group which painted satirical social realist paintings. The group sought to depict the psychological turmoil experienced when China was struggling with new political ideology.

Naive art

Naïve art describes a style of artwork which is unsophisticated and simple. It usually describes the artwork of artists who have not trained in a formal academy or art school. The style is unsophisticated, simple, lacking advanced art techniques; appearing that a child made it.

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