Victor Vasarely, Caribe Negativ, 1967
|Artist:||Victor Vasarely (1906 - 1997)|
|Title:||Caribe Negativ, 1967|
|Medium:||Hand painted wood relief|
|Image:||14 1/8 in x 14 1/8 in (35.9 cm x 35.9 cm)|
|Edition:||From the 1967 edition published by Éditions Denise René; numbered from the edition of 50 on the unique Éditions Denise René label adhered to the reverse|
|Signature:||Hand signed by Victor Vasarely (Pécs, 1906 - Paris, 1997) in blue ink on the Éditions Denise René label adhered to the reverse|
|Condition:||In excellent condition enclosed in a custom-made Plexiglas case|
Serving as its darker complement to Caribe's white counterpart, Caribe negative is predominantly painted in black, with a cross of diamonds, triangles, and circles in a bright white. Alternating relief patterns throughout the nine various tiles are encompassed in a deep purple border with a darker, navy blue trim.
Created in 1967, this hand painted wood relief is hand signed by Victor Vasarely (Pécs, 1906 - Paris, 1997) in blue ink on the Éditions Denise René label adhered to the reverse. Numbered 42/50 on the label; from the total edition of 50 published in 1967.
~ Saskatoon Gallery & Conservatory Corporation - Saskatoon, Saskatchewan, Canada 1972
~ The Pollock Gallery
DOCUMENTED AND ILLUSTRATED IN:
1. Vasarely Multiples. Listed and illustrated as catalogue raisonné no. 6b.
ABOUT THE FRAMING:
Framed to archival museum grade conservation standards, this piece is framed in a sleek clear shadowbox frame that allows the viewer to focus on the bold color contrasts and shapes found within this work.