Julio González
Spanish, 1876-1942
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High auction record
$7m, Sotheby's, 2011
Collected by major museums
Tate, Museum of Modern Art (MoMA)
Selected exhibitions
2018
Rosenberg & Co. at Salon du Dessin 2018,
Rosenberg & Co.
Rosenberg & Co. at La Biennale Paris 2018,
Rosenberg & Co.
2017
SILENCE STRONGER THAN THUNDER,
Grob Gallery

A sculptor and painter, Julio González is best known for his small-scale, abstract iron sculptures. González grew up working in his father’s metalsmith shop, where he learned the techniques of direct metal welding while attending evening art classes. In the 1890s, he met Pablo Picasso in a café, who would become a …

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