A word about the contemporary artwork presented:
Pierre Soulages,master ofcontemporary art,offers us a pigment inkjet edition on paper.
Our online art gallery offers the work of this french contemporary artist with a dimension of 111 x 77 cm.
Features of this edition (from an original work made in 1953):
- Pencil-numbered artwork at the bottom left on 99 copies(limited edition)
- Pigment inkjet edition on Canson Etching Museum 310g paper.
- Edition of the DIJON MBA
- Dry stamp”Pierre Soulages“of the Gandur Foundation for Art, Geneva
A word about the artist Pierre Soulages:
Pierre Soulages was born in Rodez, France, on December 24, 1919.
In December 2019, France, as well as all the world ofcontemporary art,celebrated the centenary of this major artist ofcontemporary artwith great pomp.
Showing a very young craze for painting, Soulages began by representing the Aveyron countryside.
At the age of 18, he went to Paris to study at the École Nationale des Beaux-Arts.
After the Second World War, he devoted himself solely to his painting and went more and more to work his paintings with deep blacks.
Abstraction, outre-noir,Pierre Soulages became a major figure incontemporary artin the 1950s.
Soulages will multiply exhibitions all over the world.
Today, his contemporary art’s artworks is among the most expensive and is included in the world’s most prestigious collections such as the MoMA in New York or the Tate Gallery in London.
A retrospective exhibition of the work of Pierre Soulages was organized at the Louvre in 2019 to mark the 100th anniversary of this great contemporary artist.