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Bill Scott

Afternoon, 1997

Acrylic on paper
40 × 32 in
101.6 × 81.3 cm
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New York
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Medium
Drawing, Collage or other Work on Paper
Signature
Signed and dated in pencil at lower left: "Bill Scott 1997" Signed, dated, and titled on the back: "Bill Scott / 1997 / Afternoon"
Bill Scott
American, b. 1956
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Bill Scott is known for his expressive paintings, reminiscent of quilts and patchwork, and his use of calligraphic lines and color blocking to create landscapes charged with emotion and movement. All of his marks, from looping lines and doodles to layered geometric shapes, undulate rhythmically, often blurring together to form a single, ambiguous color field. Translating inspiration from Henri Matisse and Fauvism into a more sublimated, abstract style, Scott’s work pursues exuberant beauty in an age more concerned with theoretical aims.

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About the work
Provenance
Medium
Drawing, Collage or other Work on Paper
Signature
Signed and dated in pencil at lower left: "Bill Scott 1997" Signed, dated, and titled on the back: "Bill Scott / 1997 / Afternoon"
Bill Scott
American, b. 1956
Follow

Bill Scott is known for his expressive paintings, reminiscent of quilts and patchwork, and his use of calligraphic lines and color blocking to create landscapes charged with emotion and movement. All of his marks, from looping lines and doodles to layered geometric shapes, undulate rhythmically, often blurring together to form a single, ambiguous color field. Translating inspiration from Henri Matisse and Fauvism into a more sublimated, abstract style, Scott’s work pursues exuberant beauty in an age more concerned with theoretical aims.

Bill Scott

Afternoon, 1997

Acrylic on paper
40 × 32 in
101.6 × 81.3 cm
Contact For Price
location
New York
Have a question? Read our FAQ.
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