"Palatina Ocre 1972"1972
Limited Edition Print : Lithograph
Size : 29.55x20.49 in | 75x52 cm
Edition : Epreuve d'ArtisteMUST SELLREDUCED
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Hand Signed : Signed lower right with pencil
Condition : Other - Paper in margin is slightly discolored from moisture exposure, otherwise in good condition. See closeup of signature for discoloration.
Purchased from : Private Collector
Story / Additional Info : The artwork has been appraised by a fine arts appraiser.
Certificate of Authenticity : COA that is written in French and dated 1972.
LID : 20709
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.