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Catherine Howe

Bouquet (sunflower, orange, violet, chine collé), 2019

Unique collagraph with chine collé
42 1/2 × 33 in
108 × 83.8 cm
This is a unique work.
$2,800
location
Bloomington
Certificate
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About the work
Manneken Press
Bloomington
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A unique carborundum collagraph with chine collé, printed in colors on Somerset Velvet Soft White …

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A unique carborundum collagraph with chine collé, printed in colors on Somerset Velvet Soft White and Seikishu papers.

Signature
Hand-signed by artist, Signed and dated on the front, titled verso, in pencil.
Certificate of authenticity
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Frame
Not included
Publisher
Manneken Press
Image rights
Catherine Howe and Manneken Press
Catherine Howe
American, b. 1960
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Catherine Howe insists that her paintings, which appear to reference 17th-century still life paintings, are not about representation or narrative; rather, she says they are exercises in the evocative power of painting as a material. What appear to be flora, figures, and foods dissolve into abstract flurries of brush marks and fields of commingled colors when observed closely. The painted surfaces vary widely in paint application, with some areas thinly glazed or quickly sketched, and others so thick they appear to be in relief. Howe’s palette is known to be strong and vibrant, though not without eerie contrasts; her technique includes splatters, spills, and the scraping away of paint.

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About the work
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A unique carborundum collagraph with chine collé, printed in colors on Somerset Velvet Soft White …

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A unique carborundum collagraph with chine collé, printed in colors on Somerset Velvet Soft White and Seikishu papers.

Signature
Hand-signed by artist, Signed and dated on the front, titled verso, in pencil.
Certificate of authenticity
Included
Frame
Not included
Publisher
Manneken Press
Image rights
Catherine Howe and Manneken Press
Catherine Howe
American, b. 1960
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Catherine Howe insists that her paintings, which appear to reference 17th-century still life paintings, are not about representation or narrative; rather, she says they are exercises in the evocative power of painting as a material. What appear to be flora, figures, and foods dissolve into abstract flurries of brush marks and fields of commingled colors when observed closely. The painted surfaces vary widely in paint application, with some areas thinly glazed or quickly sketched, and others so thick they appear to be in relief. Howe’s palette is known to be strong and vibrant, though not without eerie contrasts; her technique includes splatters, spills, and the scraping away of paint.

Catherine Howe

Bouquet (sunflower, orange, violet, chine collé), 2019

Unique collagraph with chine collé
42 1/2 × 33 in
108 × 83.8 cm
This is a unique work.
$2,800
location
Bloomington
Certificate
Certificate of authenticity
This work includes a certificate of authenticity.
Have a question? Read our FAQ.
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