Eduardo Chillida, ‘Mas Allá (Beyond)’, 1973, Phillips

Works on Paper from the Schulhof Collection

All images: various sizes
All sheets: 15 x 25 in. (38.1 x 63.5 cm)

Signature: The justification signed by the artist and the poet Jorge Guillén and numbered 93 in pencil (of 150, there were also 25 artist's proofs in Roman numerals)

Publisher: Maeght, Paris

Martin van der Koelen 73024-73039

About Eduardo Chillida

One of Spain’s most celebrated sculptors, Eduardo Chillida achieved international recognition with works exhibited at the Venice Biennale in 1958. Chillida forged monumental abstract forms in iron and granite, often for public spaces, as well as producing a body of etchings, lithographs, and woodcuts. His sculptures are distinguished by their geometric and curvilinear forms, as well as their combined qualities of movement and tension. Chillida is known to have had a craftsman’s intimacy with his material, often playing a hands-on role in the production of his works; with a team of blacksmiths, the artist would usually coat his metal with an alloy to create rust as it oxidized. Chillida, who expressed an affinity with the philosopher Martin Heidegger’s interest in humanity’s relationship to space, once said, “My whole work is a journey of discovery in space.”

Spanish, 1924-2002, San Sebastian, Spain

Solo Shows

New York,
Eduardo Chillida

Group Shows

Kunstverein Bad Salzdetfurth, 
Bad Salzdetfurth, Germany,
Planet Water

Fair History on Artsy

Hauser & Wirth at Frieze New York 2018
Hauser & Wirth at Art Basel in Hong Kong 2018
View Artist's CV