Alex Katz, ‘White roses’, 2014, Weng Contemporary
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Alex Katz

White roses, 2014

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42 1/2 × 85 2/5 in
108 × 217 cm
Edition of 50
This is part of a limited edition set.
€35,000
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“White Roses” are part of the famous flower painting series by Alex Katz. The aesthetics of flowers …

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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.

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“White Roses” are part of the famous flower painting series by Alex Katz. The aesthetics of flowers such as flags, tulips and roses has been continuously explored by the artist throughout his career.

"I’m trying to get the white to the background, but when you have the strong leaves the roses become recessive, …

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Mint
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Hand-signed by artist, Signed and numbered
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Frame
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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

White roses, 2014

Silkscreen
42 1/2 × 85 2/5 in
108 × 217 cm
Edition of 50
This is part of a limited edition set.
€35,000
Certificate
Certificate of authenticity
This work includes a certificate of authenticity.
Have a question? Visit our help center.
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