Yves Klein

French, 1928–1962

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Yves Klein is famous for his explorations into pure color—blue in particular. Employing only his signature, patented pigment, International Klein Blue, the artist made iconic monochromes that aimed to bring art into the realm of pure, atmospheric …

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Blue-chip representation
Represented by internationally reputable galleries.
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High auction record
£23.6m, Christie's, 2012

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