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Alex Katz

Plate (Sara Mearns) , 2015

Porcelian
10 3/5 in diameter
26.9 cm diameter
This is a non-editioned multiple.
$132
Ships from Jersey City, NJ, US
Shipping: $20 domestic only
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In the 1950s, when the prominent style was Abstract Expressionism, Alex Katz made a radical …

In the 1950s, when the prominent style was Abstract Expressionism, Alex Katz made a radical artistic statement by choosing a more traditional subject: people. His “big face portraits,” as they were affectionately called at the time, were almost always larger than life in size, reflective of the monumental canvases …

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This porcelain plate features a detail from the 2012 work, "Sara Mearns," by Alex Katz. …

This porcelain plate features a detail from the 2012 work, "Sara Mearns," by Alex Katz. Dishwasher and microwave safe. The verso shows details about the plate and the artist's stamped signature. Fabricated in Limoges, France in collaboration with the artist. Gift-box include

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Design/Decorative Art
Condition
Brand new
Signature
Stamped by artist's estate, printed on verso
Certificate of authenticity
Not included
Frame
Not included
Manufacturer
Ligne Blanc
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.

Alex Katz, ‘Plate (Sara Mearns) ’, 2015, Artware Editions
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About the work

In the 1950s, when the prominent style was Abstract Expressionism, Alex Katz made a radical …

In the 1950s, when the prominent style was Abstract Expressionism, Alex Katz made a radical artistic statement by choosing a more traditional subject: people. His “big face portraits,” as they were affectionately called at the time, were almost always larger than life in size, reflective of the monumental canvases …

Artware Editions
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This porcelain plate features a detail from the 2012 work, "Sara Mearns," by Alex Katz. …

This porcelain plate features a detail from the 2012 work, "Sara Mearns," by Alex Katz. Dishwasher and microwave safe. The verso shows details about the plate and the artist's stamped signature. Fabricated in Limoges, France in collaboration with the artist. Gift-box include

Medium
Design/Decorative Art
Condition
Brand new
Signature
Stamped by artist's estate, printed on verso
Certificate of authenticity
Not included
Frame
Not included
Manufacturer
Ligne Blanc
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

Plate (Sara Mearns) , 2015

Porcelian
10 3/5 in diameter
26.9 cm diameter
This is a non-editioned multiple.
$132
Ships from Jersey City, NJ, US
Shipping: $20 domestic only
Locked
Secure payment
Secure transactions by credit card through Stripe.
Learn more.
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