Alex Katz, ‘Sunny’, 1974, Print, Drypoint and aquatint on German etching paper, Carolina Nitsch Contemporary Art
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Alex Katz

Sunny, 1974

Drypoint and aquatint on German etching paper
15 1/2 × 22 1/4 in
39.4 × 56.5 cm
Edition AP/52
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Medium
Condition
Excellent condition
Signature
Hand-signed by artist, Signed and numbered recto bottom right
Frame
Not included
Series
Sunny
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, ‘Sunny’, 1974, Print, Drypoint and aquatint on German etching paper, Carolina Nitsch Contemporary Art
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About the work
Provenance
Medium
Condition
Excellent condition
Signature
Hand-signed by artist, Signed and numbered recto bottom right
Frame
Not included
Series
Sunny
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

Sunny, 1974

Drypoint and aquatint on German etching paper
15 1/2 × 22 1/4 in
39.4 × 56.5 cm
Edition AP/52
.
Sold
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