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N2 Galería
Barcelona
Medium
Condition
Perfect condition. Includes the book Voz Acorde, a tribute to Spanish poet Jorge Guillén, with 15 poems by renowned poets. 339 p
Signature
Hand-signed by artist
Certificate of authenticity
Included (issued by gallery)
Frame
Included

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.”

High auction record
£4.1m, Christie's, 2013
Blue chip
Represented by internationally recognized galleries.
Collected by major museums
Tate, Museum of Modern Art (MoMA)
Selected exhibitions
2018
Eduardo ChillidaHauser & Wirth
Eduardo Chillida : EtchingsGalerie Maeght
2017
PrintsGalerie Lelong & Co.
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Voz Acorde, 1982

Embossed etching on Segundo Santos paper
11 4/5 × 9 1/10 in
30 × 23 cm
Edition 22/30
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€15,000 - 20,000
Location
Barcelona
Certificate
This work includes a certificate of authenticity.
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NG
N2 Galería
Barcelona
Medium
Condition
Perfect condition. Includes the book Voz Acorde, a tribute to Spanish poet Jorge Guillén, with 15 poems by renowned poets. 339 p
Signature
Hand-signed by artist
Certificate of authenticity
Included (issued by gallery)
Frame
Included

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.”

High auction record
£4.1m, Christie's, 2013
Blue chip
Represented by internationally recognized galleries.
Collected by major museums
Tate, Museum of Modern Art (MoMA)
Selected exhibitions (3)

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