Alex Katz, ‘Portraits: Yvonne’, 2002, Print, Soft-ground etching, Betsy Senior Fine Art
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Alex Katz

Portraits: Yvonne, 2002

Soft-ground etching
30 1/4 × 22 1/2 in
76.8 × 57.2 cm
Edition of 25
.
$3,500
Location
New York
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Betsy Senior Fine Art
New York

Alex Katz uses outline drawings, called “cartoons”, as templates to transfer full size images onto …

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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, ‘Portraits: Yvonne’, 2002, Print, Soft-ground etching, Betsy Senior Fine Art
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Alex Katz uses outline drawings, called “cartoons”, as templates to transfer full size images onto the canvas prior to painting. Rendered in red chalk or charcoal on brown paper, the drawings are objects of beauty in themselves. The etchings that relate to this method of drawing are printed on handmade Japanese paper …

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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

Portraits: Yvonne, 2002

Soft-ground etching
30 1/4 × 22 1/2 in
76.8 × 57.2 cm
Edition of 25
.
$3,500
Location
New York
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