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Alex Katz

Alex, 1970

Lithograph
29 3/4 × 21 2/5 in
75.6 × 54.4 cm
Edition 64/100
This is part of a limited edition set.
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About the work
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Julien's Auctions
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Print
Signature
Signed in pencil lower left
Publisher
Kennedy Graphics, New York
Alex Katz
American, b. 1927
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New York School painter Alex Katz developed his highly stylized aesthetic in reaction to 1950s Abstract Expressionism, finding his own distinctive resolution between formalism and representation. His brightly colored figurative and landscape paintings are rendered in a flat style that takes cues from everyday visual culture like advertising and cinema, in many ways anticipating both the formal and conceptual concerns of Pop Art. Well known for his many portraits of his wife and muse, Ada, Katz has also dedicated himself to printmaking and freestanding sculptures of cutout figures painted on wood or aluminum.

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About the work
JA
Julien's Auctions
Medium
Print
Signature
Signed in pencil lower left
Publisher
Kennedy Graphics, New York
Alex Katz
American, b. 1927
Follow

New York School painter Alex Katz developed his highly stylized aesthetic in reaction to 1950s Abstract Expressionism, finding his own distinctive resolution between formalism and representation. His brightly colored figurative and landscape paintings are rendered in a flat style that takes cues from everyday visual culture like advertising and cinema, in many ways anticipating both the formal and conceptual concerns of Pop Art. Well known for his many portraits of his wife and muse, Ada, Katz has also dedicated himself to printmaking and freestanding sculptures of cutout figures painted on wood or aluminum.

Alex Katz

Alex, 1970

Lithograph
29 3/4 × 21 2/5 in
75.6 × 54.4 cm
Edition 64/100
This is part of a limited edition set.
Bidding closed
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