Georges Mathieu

French, 1921-2012

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Georges Mathieu

French, 1921-2012

1,012 followers
Collected by a major museum
Museum of Modern Art (MoMA)
Collected by a major museum
Museum of Modern Art (MoMA)
Selected exhibitions (3)
Selected exhibitions
2018
The Monaco Masters Show - 10th Anniversary,
Opera Gallery
Georges Mathieu, les années 1960-1970,
Templon
2016
Masters of Distinction,
Opera Gallery

Considered the founder of Lyrical Abstraction—a movement distinct from geometric abstraction in the …

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Considered the founder of Lyrical Abstraction—a movement distinct from geometric abstraction in the organic style of its forms—and the organizer of the “Abstraction Lyrique” exhibition held in Paris in 1947, Georges Mathieu is best known for his large-scale paintings featuring curving calligraphic lines. Mathieu was a …

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