Ellsworth Kelly - Editions & Works on Paper New York Tuesday, April 16, 2024 | Phillips
  • Provenance

    Private Collection, Los Angeles

  • 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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Untitled (for Obama), from Artists for Obama II

Lithograph in black, on Rives BFK paper, the full sheet.
S. 14 x 10 in. (35.6 x 25.4 cm)
Signed and numbered 10/150 in pencil (there were also 28 artist's proofs), published by Gemini G.E.L., Los Angeles (with their inkstamp on the reverse), framed.

$3,000 - 5,000 

Sold for $3,810

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