Howard Hodgkin, ‘Red Flowers’, 2015, michael lisi / contemporary art
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Howard Hodgkin

Red Flowers, 2015

Original screenprint in colors on Somerset mould-made paper with deckled edges
16 7/8 × 18 1/2 in
42.9 × 47 cm
This is part of a limited edition set.
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michael lisi / contemporary art

Created by Howard Hodgkin as an original screenprint in 2015, Red Flowers was gifted by the artist …

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Howard Hodgkin
British, b. 1932
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Howard Hodgkin became a prominent figure in British art in the 1970s for painting on wooden supports such as drawing boards and door frames instead of canvas. Using broad, gestural brushstrokes and a vivid palette of contrasting colors that emphasized the rectangular picture plane, Hodgkin defined painting as an object. While his early compositions have a collaged geometric flatness, Hodgkin’s later work, including etchings and aquatint prints, has increasingly incorporated more complex fluid patterning, reminiscent of Henri Matisse’s The Morrocans (1916), Édouard Vuillard’s interiors, and Paturi miniatures from India, of which he was an avid collector.

Howard Hodgkin, ‘Red Flowers’, 2015, michael lisi / contemporary art
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Created by Howard Hodgkin as an original screenprint in 2015, Red Flowers was gifted by the artist to London’s Tate/Modern so that the museum could raise funds to acquire new artwork for its permanent collection. Monogrammed by the artist in pencil, dated and numbered, this brilliantly colored and highly collectible …

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Howard Hodgkin
British, b. 1932
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Howard Hodgkin became a prominent figure in British art in the 1970s for painting on wooden supports such as drawing boards and door frames instead of canvas. Using broad, gestural brushstrokes and a vivid palette of contrasting colors that emphasized the rectangular picture plane, Hodgkin defined painting as an object. While his early compositions have a collaged geometric flatness, Hodgkin’s later work, including etchings and aquatint prints, has increasingly incorporated more complex fluid patterning, reminiscent of Henri Matisse’s The Morrocans (1916), Édouard Vuillard’s interiors, and Paturi miniatures from India, of which he was an avid collector.

Howard Hodgkin

Red Flowers, 2015

Original screenprint in colors on Somerset mould-made paper with deckled edges
16 7/8 × 18 1/2 in
42.9 × 47 cm
This is part of a limited edition set.
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