Marisol, ‘Noel’, 1963, Woodward Gallery
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Marisol

Noel, 1963

Ink on paper
15 3/4 × 13 in
40 × 33 cm
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New York, New York,
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About the work
Woodward Gallery
New York, New York,

13 1/4” x 10 3/4” paper size

Framed 15 x 13 inches

Medium
Drawing, Collage or other Work on Paper
Signature
Signed and dated lower right
Marisol
Venezuelan, 1930–2016
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Best known for her elegant, eclectic, and poignant yet edgy figurative sculptures, Marisol (born Maria Sol Escobar) makes art across styles and media. Her output encompasses woodcarving and sculptural assemblages, cast metal pieces, ceramics, and works on paper. Marisol, who is influenced by artists such as Willem de Kooning and Andy Warhol, is often grouped with pop art artists, but her work does not lend itself to neat categorization. Strains of pre-Columbian folk art and religious symbolism infuse her pieces, and her figurative assemblages feature portraits of other artists, political leaders, and movie stars. Marisol also makes recreations of iconic news images and tableaux of families, sometimes her own, crafting sculptural scenes from carved stone, neon, Astroturf, and plywood.

Marisol, ‘Noel’, 1963, Woodward Gallery
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About the work
Woodward Gallery
New York, New York,

13 1/4” x 10 3/4” paper size

Framed 15 x 13 inches

Medium
Drawing, Collage or other Work on Paper
Signature
Signed and dated lower right
Marisol
Venezuelan, 1930–2016
Follow

Best known for her elegant, eclectic, and poignant yet edgy figurative sculptures, Marisol (born Maria Sol Escobar) makes art across styles and media. Her output encompasses woodcarving and sculptural assemblages, cast metal pieces, ceramics, and works on paper. Marisol, who is influenced by artists such as Willem de Kooning and Andy Warhol, is often grouped with pop art artists, but her work does not lend itself to neat categorization. Strains of pre-Columbian folk art and religious symbolism infuse her pieces, and her figurative assemblages feature portraits of other artists, political leaders, and movie stars. Marisol also makes recreations of iconic news images and tableaux of families, sometimes her own, crafting sculptural scenes from carved stone, neon, Astroturf, and plywood.

Marisol

Noel, 1963

Ink on paper
15 3/4 × 13 in
40 × 33 cm
Contact For Price
Location
New York, New York,
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