Alex Katz, ‘Timmie’, 1967, Woodward Gallery
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Alex Katz

Timmie, 1967

Lithograph on paper
11 × 15 in
27.9 × 38.1 cm
This is part of a limited edition set.
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New York, New York,
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Exhibition history

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

Woodward Gallery
New York, New York,

Custom framed floated in off -white wood frame 14 x 18 inches
Edition 48/50

Medium
Print
Condition
Excellent
Signature
Hand-signed by artist, Signed and numbered lower left in pencil Titled "Timmie" in pencil top left verso
Certificate of authenticity
Not included
Frame
Included
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, ‘Timmie’, 1967, Woodward Gallery
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About the work
Exhibition history

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 …

Woodward Gallery
New York, New York,

Custom framed floated in off -white wood frame 14 x 18 inches
Edition 48/50

Medium
Print
Condition
Excellent
Signature
Hand-signed by artist, Signed and numbered lower left in pencil Titled "Timmie" in pencil top left verso
Certificate of authenticity
Not included
Frame
Included
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

Timmie, 1967

Lithograph on paper
11 × 15 in
27.9 × 38.1 cm
This is part of a limited edition set.
Contact For Price
Location
New York, New York,
Have a question? Visit our help center.
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