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Lygia Pape

Livro noite e dia (Book of Night and Day), ca. 1963-1976

Acrylic and tempera on wood, in 8 parts
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P
Phillips

Each: 6 1/4 x 6 1/4 x 5/8 in. (15.9 x 15.9 x 1.6 cm)

From the Catalogue:
“My concern is always …

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Each: 6 1/4 x 6 1/4 x 5/8 in. (15.9 x 15.9 x 1.6 cm)

From the Catalogue:
“My concern is always invention. I always want to invent a new language that’s different for me and for others, too,” Pape once remarked. “I want to discover new things. Because, to me, art is a way of knowing the world; it’s the way I have to …

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Each signed "Pape" on the reverse
Lygia Pape
Brazilian, 1927–2004
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Lygia Pape ranged widely across mediums, challenging formal and conceptual boundaries and becoming …

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Lygia Pape ranged widely across mediums, challenging formal and conceptual boundaries and becoming a pioneer of Brazilian contemporary art. Claiming, “art is my way of understanding the world,” she worked in painting, printmaking, sculpture, dance, film, performance, and installation, always attempting to merge art …

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About the work
Articles
Bibliography
Provenance
P
Phillips

Each: 6 1/4 x 6 1/4 x 5/8 in. (15.9 x 15.9 x 1.6 cm)

From the Catalogue:
“My concern is always …

Read more

Each: 6 1/4 x 6 1/4 x 5/8 in. (15.9 x 15.9 x 1.6 cm)

From the Catalogue:
“My concern is always invention. I always want to invent a new language that’s different for me and for others, too,” Pape once remarked. “I want to discover new things. Because, to me, art is a way of knowing the world; it’s the way I have to …

Read more
Signature
Each signed "Pape" on the reverse
Lygia Pape
Brazilian, 1927–2004
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Lygia Pape ranged widely across mediums, challenging formal and conceptual boundaries and becoming …

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Lygia Pape ranged widely across mediums, challenging formal and conceptual boundaries and becoming a pioneer of Brazilian contemporary art. Claiming, “art is my way of understanding the world,” she worked in painting, printmaking, sculpture, dance, film, performance, and installation, always attempting to merge art …

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Lygia Pape

Livro noite e dia (Book of Night and Day), ca. 1963-1976

Acrylic and tempera on wood, in 8 parts
Bidding closed
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