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Wilhelm Sasnal

45 Years (1973–2017), 2018

Each edition is titled uniquely per year from 1973–2017; Linocut on acid-free paper (Canson Edition)
21 3/10 × 14 1/5 in
54 × 36 cm
Edition of 45
This is part of a limited edition set.
CHF 2,700
location
Riehen
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Fondation Beyeler
Riehen
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“It’s a series of 45 (my age) linocut prints. Each of them differs from the others by the number of …

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“It’s a series of 45 (my age) linocut prints. Each of them differs from the others by the number of teardrops and titled after the year of 1973 (my first birthday and the first teardrop) up to 2017. The motive of the woman / mother comes from the Picasso painting ’The Absinthe Drinker’ and Andersen’s tale ’Mother’.”

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Certificate, numbered and signed
Series
Examples: 1975, 1993, 2009
Wilhelm Sasnal
Polish, b. 1972
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Declaring, “an artist must be aware of the world and the society which he or she is a part of,” …

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Declaring, “an artist must be aware of the world and the society which he or she is a part of,” Wilhelm Sasnal produces evocative paintings through which he explores his native Poland, his place in the world, and the resonance of the past in the present. True to his time, Sasnal draws images from sources high and low, …

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Fondation Beyeler
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“It’s a series of 45 (my age) linocut prints. Each of them differs from the others by the number of …

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“It’s a series of 45 (my age) linocut prints. Each of them differs from the others by the number of teardrops and titled after the year of 1973 (my first birthday and the first teardrop) up to 2017. The motive of the woman / mother comes from the Picasso painting ’The Absinthe Drinker’ and Andersen’s tale ’Mother’.”

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Signature
Certificate, numbered and signed
Series
Examples: 1975, 1993, 2009
Wilhelm Sasnal
Polish, b. 1972
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Declaring, “an artist must be aware of the world and the society which he or she is a part of,” …

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Declaring, “an artist must be aware of the world and the society which he or she is a part of,” Wilhelm Sasnal produces evocative paintings through which he explores his native Poland, his place in the world, and the resonance of the past in the present. True to his time, Sasnal draws images from sources high and low, …

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Wilhelm Sasnal

45 Years (1973–2017), 2018

Each edition is titled uniquely per year from 1973–2017; Linocut on acid-free paper (Canson Edition)
21 3/10 × 14 1/5 in
54 × 36 cm
Edition of 45
This is part of a limited edition set.
CHF 2,700
location
Riehen
Have a question? Read our FAQ.
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