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Caviar20
Toronto

Louise Nevelson is one of the most revered and unique artists of the 20th century.

Although Nevelson is best known for her work as a sculptor, like many of her American contemporaries, Nevelson explored the many different branches of printmaking collaborating with the best print studios across America. While …

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Very good condition with original plexi frame.
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Hand-signed by artist, Signed, titled, dated and numbered by the artist
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Louise Nevelson’s room-sized wood sculptures have been hailed as emblematic of many different movements, including Abstract Expressionism, Cubism, and Surrealism. Monochromatic and usually black, with isolated departures into white and gold, Nevelson assembled the sculptures using discarded pieces of wood that she received or found on the street. As part of Nevelson’s massive, commanding works of art, the scrap wood takes on majestic proportions, reflecting the artist’s personal story of dislocation and self-invention. In Mrs. N’s Palace (1964-1977), a 20-foot-wide tomb-like sculpture with a hollow interior, mirrored floor, and artifacts from her life, Nevelson provides a glimpse into her own physical and personal history.

High auction record
$989.0k, Sotheby's, 2014
Blue-chip
Represented by internationally recognized galleries.
Collected by major museums
Tate, Museum of Modern Art (MoMA), Anderson Collection at Stanford University
Selected exhibitions
2018
Louise Nevelson: Prints & MultiplesPace Prints
2016
Louise NevelsonPace Gallery
Louise NevelsonPace Gallery
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Nightstar, 1980

Cast paper relief
23 × 30 1/2 in
58.4 × 77.5 cm
Edition of 90
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$7,800
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Toronto
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C
Caviar20
Toronto

Louise Nevelson is one of the most revered and unique artists of the 20th century.

Although …

Medium
Condition
Very good condition with original plexi frame.
Signature
Hand-signed by artist, Signed, titled, dated and numbered by the artist
Certificate of authenticity
Included
Frame
Included

Louise Nevelson’s room-sized wood sculptures have been hailed as emblematic of many different movements, including Abstract Expressionism, Cubism, and Surrealism. Monochromatic and usually black, with isolated departures into white and gold, Nevelson assembled the sculptures using discarded pieces of wood that she received or found on the street. As part of Nevelson’s massive, commanding works of art, the scrap wood takes on majestic proportions, reflecting the artist’s personal story of dislocation and self-invention. In Mrs. N’s Palace (1964-1977), a 20-foot-wide tomb-like sculpture with a hollow interior, mirrored floor, and artifacts from her life, Nevelson provides a glimpse into her own physical and personal history.

High auction record
$989.0k, Sotheby's, 2014
Blue-chip
Represented by internationally recognized galleries.
Collected by major museums
Tate, Museum of Modern Art (MoMA), Anderson Collection at Stanford University
Selected exhibitions (3)
Other works by Louise Nevelson
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