Ken Price, ‘Four Images of New Mexico’, 1977, Brooke Alexander, Inc.
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Ken Price

Four Images of New Mexico, 1977

Color lithograph
29 3/4 × 21 7/8 in
75.6 × 55.6 cm
Edition of 20
This is part of a limited edition set.
$3,500
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Shipping: $100 domestic, $250 rest of world
Location
New York
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About the work
Brooke Alexander, Inc.
New York

Ken Price was a primarily a ceramics artist, but also known for his numerous drawings and prints. A …

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Hand-signed by artist
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Ken Price
American, 1935–2012
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Inspired by the form and dynamism of ocean waves as well as the human body, Ken Price’s painted ceramic shapes are both erotic and cartoonish, with plump forms and gently sloping curves. Price’s work-intensive process involves applying numerous coats of paint and sanding each piece to achieve a glossy surface of variegated color, as seen in the melting contours of Laird (2010). These playful forms often appear in Price’s watercolors as well, undulating against flattened landscapes painted in acidic colors.

Ken Price, ‘Four Images of New Mexico’, 1977, Brooke Alexander, Inc.
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About the work
Brooke Alexander, Inc.
New York

Ken Price was a primarily a ceramics artist, but also known for his numerous drawings and prints. A part of the original stable of artists from the famed Ferus Gallery, he was a prominent member of the California “Cool School” group that started in the 1960s. His inventive ceramics were abstract forms with colorful …

Medium
Print
Condition
Excellent
Signature
Hand-signed by artist
Certificate of authenticity
Not included
Frame
Included
Ken Price
American, 1935–2012
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Inspired by the form and dynamism of ocean waves as well as the human body, Ken Price’s painted ceramic shapes are both erotic and cartoonish, with plump forms and gently sloping curves. Price’s work-intensive process involves applying numerous coats of paint and sanding each piece to achieve a glossy surface of variegated color, as seen in the melting contours of Laird (2010). These playful forms often appear in Price’s watercolors as well, undulating against flattened landscapes painted in acidic colors.

Ken Price

Four Images of New Mexico, 1977

Color lithograph
29 3/4 × 21 7/8 in
75.6 × 55.6 cm
Edition of 20
This is part of a limited edition set.
$3,500
Ships from New York, NY, US
Shipping: $100 domestic, $250 rest of world
Location
New York
Locked
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