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Max Papart Pencil Signed Embossed Etching with Carborundum

Max Papart

Edition: Signed in pencil and marked 49/50

Paper size 35.5″ x 24.5″ inches
Image size 31″ x 23.5″ inches

Unframed

Max Papart (1911 – 1994) was born in Marseilles, France in 1911. Papart began his career as a landscape painter. His work evolved into abstraction, and he gained a reputation as the heir to classic cubism. Through the years he has developed spiritual affinities with other styles and schools. Elements of Etruscan, archaic European, African, and pre-Columbian art have influenced his work, leading to his present semi-figurative style. In Papart’s art, composition goes hand in hand with color, each strengthening the other. He feels that “color is intuitive.” His etchings are noted for contrast in surface textures, achieved with aquatint for a soft, mottled appearance and with carborundum, a technique that results in deep veining reminiscent of stone.

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Max Papart (1911 – 1994) was born in Marseilles, France in 1911. Papart began his career as a landscape painter. His work evolved into abstraction, and he gained a reputation as the heir to classic cubism. Through the years he has developed spiritual affinities with other styles and schools. Elements of Etruscan, archaic European, African, and pre-Columbian art have influenced his work, leading to his present semi-figurative style. In Papart’s art, composition goes hand in hand with color, each strengthening the other. He feels that “color is intuitive.” His etchings are noted for contrast in surface textures, achieved with aquatint for a soft, mottled appearance and with carborundum, a technique that results in deep veining reminiscent of stone.

Additional information

Weight 4 lbs
Dimensions 35 × 5 × 4 in
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Dealer or Reseller

Edition Size

49/50

Size Type/Largest Dimension

Medium (Up to 30")

Date of Creation

Style

Edition Type

Limited Edition

Subject

Signed

Signed

Print Type - Production Technique

Artist Name

Max Papart

Certificate of Authenticity

yes

Framing

Item height

35.5

Medium / Type

Item Width

1

Item Length

24.5

Max Papart Pencil Signed Embossed Etching with Carborundum

Max Papart Edition: Signed in pencil and marked 49/50 Paper size 35.5" x 24.5" inches Image size 31" x 23.5" inches Unframed Max Papart (1911 - 1994) was born in Marseilles, France in 1911. Papart began his career as a landscape painter. His work evolved into abstraction, and he gained a reputation as the heir to classic cubism. Through the years he has developed spiritual affinities with other styles and schools. Elements of Etruscan, archaic European, African, and pre-Columbian art have influenced his work, leading to his present semi-figurative style. In Papart's art, composition goes hand in hand with color, each strengthening the other. He feels that "color is intuitive." His etchings are noted for contrast in surface textures, achieved with aquatint for a soft, mottled appearance and with carborundum, a technique that results in deep veining reminiscent of stone.

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