Victor Vasarely, ‘Untitled’, Print, Screenprint in colors on paper, Heritage Auctions
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Victor Vasarely

Untitled

Screenprint in colors on paper
26 1/2 × 26 1/2 in
67.3 × 67.3 cm
Edition 48/300
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Framed Dimensions 39.5 X 39.5 Inches

Condition Report: Light and time staining verso and edges; …

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Signed and numbered in pencil along lower edge
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Victor Vasarely
Hungarian-French, 1906–1997
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Considered one of the progenitors of Op Art for his optically complex and illusionistic paintings, Victor Vasarely spent the course of a long, critically acclaimed career seeking, and arguing for, an approach to art making that was deeply social. He placed primary importance on the development of an engaging, accessible visual language that could be universally understood—this language, for Vasarely, was geometric abstraction, more commonly known as Op Art. Through precise combinations of lines, geometric shapes, colors, and shading, he created eye-popping paintings, full of the illusion of depth, movement, and three-dimensionality. More than pleasing tricks for the eye, Vasarely insisted, “pure form and pure color can signify the world.”

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Framed Dimensions 39.5 X 39.5 Inches

Condition Report: Light and time staining verso and edges; brow stain upper right in the margin. Matted and framed under acrylic.

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Signed and numbered in pencil along lower edge
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Victor Vasarely
Hungarian-French, 1906–1997
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Considered one of the progenitors of Op Art for his optically complex and illusionistic paintings, Victor Vasarely spent the course of a long, critically acclaimed career seeking, and arguing for, an approach to art making that was deeply social. He placed primary importance on the development of an engaging, accessible visual language that could be universally understood—this language, for Vasarely, was geometric abstraction, more commonly known as Op Art. Through precise combinations of lines, geometric shapes, colors, and shading, he created eye-popping paintings, full of the illusion of depth, movement, and three-dimensionality. More than pleasing tricks for the eye, Vasarely insisted, “pure form and pure color can signify the world.”

Victor Vasarely

Untitled

Screenprint in colors on paper
26 1/2 × 26 1/2 in
67.3 × 67.3 cm
Edition 48/300
Bidding closed
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