Ellsworth Kelly - Evening & Day Editions New York Thursday, November 1, 2012 | Phillips

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  • Literature

    Gemini G.E.L. 1204; Richard Axsom 208

  • Artist Biography

    Ellsworth Kelly

    American • 1923 - 2015

    Acting as a vital contributor to the Abstract movement, Ellsworth Kelly focused on color and composition. Becoming inspired by ornithology and the bold coloring of birds, Kelly used a two or three pigment color palette — painted flatly and geometrically — on his canvases. While living in Paris, the artist used Monet's late works as a base for experimenting with expressionism and serial work

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Philodendron II, from Series of Plant and Flower Lithographs

Lithograph, on Rives BFK paper, the full sheet,
S. 25 x 36 in (63.5 x 91.4 cm)
signed and numbered 5/30 in pencil (there were also 9 artist's proofs), published by Gemini G.E.L., Los Angeles (with their blindstamps), in very good condition, framed.

$3,500 - 4,500 

Sold for $10,000

Evening & Day Editions

31 October & 1 November 2012
New York