Vija Celmins, ‘Comet’, 1992, Print, Linocut, Upsilon Gallery
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Vija Celmins

Comet, 1992

Linocut
20 9/16 × 22 13/16 in
52.2 × 57.9 cm
Edition of 80
.
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Condition
Mint condition, with colors fresh and bright
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Hand-signed by artist, Signed and numbered in pencil, lower margin
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Vija Celmins
Latvian, b. 1938
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Vija Celmins creates subtle, often delicate, monochromatic paintings, drawings and prints based largely on her own photographs of the desert, sea, night sky, and other natural phenomena. Using graphite, erasers, electric erasers and charcoal dust among other tools and materials, Celmins investigates the nature of physical and metaphorical presence, as well as the spatial implications of drawing. There is a sense of quietude and wonder in much of the work, and a notable banishing of any direct human presence. Her serial explorations of a single subject include the Mojave Desert in the U.S., a place she has often photographed, and a spider’s web.

Vija Celmins, ‘Comet’, 1992, Print, Linocut, Upsilon Gallery
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Medium
Condition
Mint condition, with colors fresh and bright
Signature
Hand-signed by artist, Signed and numbered in pencil, lower margin
Certificate of authenticity
Included
Frame
Included
Vija Celmins
Latvian, b. 1938
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Vija Celmins creates subtle, often delicate, monochromatic paintings, drawings and prints based largely on her own photographs of the desert, sea, night sky, and other natural phenomena. Using graphite, erasers, electric erasers and charcoal dust among other tools and materials, Celmins investigates the nature of physical and metaphorical presence, as well as the spatial implications of drawing. There is a sense of quietude and wonder in much of the work, and a notable banishing of any direct human presence. Her serial explorations of a single subject include the Mojave Desert in the U.S., a place she has often photographed, and a spider’s web.

Vija Celmins

Comet, 1992

Linocut
20 9/16 × 22 13/16 in
52.2 × 57.9 cm
Edition of 80
.
Contact For Price
Location
New York, London, Miami
Certificate
Certificate of authenticity
This work includes a certificate of authenticity.
Have a question? Visit our help center.
Want to sell a work by this artist? Consign with Artsy.
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