"Bird Suite 2 1982"
Limited Edition Print : Carborundum on Paper
Size : 17x24 in | 43x61 cm
Edition : From the edition of 25REDUCEDWELL PRICED
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- Carborundum Etching $1,600
Hand SignedSigned in Pencil on Lower Right
Purchased fromAuction House 2018
Provenance / HistoryPurchased from Auction House, which initially was from Nahan Art Gallery
Certificate of AuthenticityArt Brokerage
Max Papart - France
Art Brokerage: Max Papart French Artist: b. 1911-1994. Max Papart's paintings and graphics are suffused with the sunny humor and bright colors of the French Riviera, where he was born in 1911. Working in a Cubist style, Max Papart depicts circus scenes, flirting couples, soaring birds, and similar cheerful subjects with flat, overlapping planes of contrasting colors and textures which suggest many levels of depth. Often he also achieves what has been called a "time window" effect, through which the viewer sen'sses the past or future. This is not to say that Max Papart is simply a purveyor of superficial entertainment. For all their decorative gaiety, Papart works also force the viewer to think. As the noted critic André Parinaud put it, "We are going to rediscover Max Papart as one of the masters of the second cubist generation... Listings wanted.