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Personaggi

Wifredo Lam | 1979

Color Aquatint etching limited edition in 125 exemplars in cardinal numbers Current exemplar numbered as: 56/125 paper size: 51 x 34,5 cm A copy of the publication and a regular certificate of authenticity will be included Fast and Tracked shipping with express currier DHL

Tecnical Information

Artist Wifredo Lam
Year 1979
Signature signed in pencil by artist
Edition 56 / 125
Class limited edition
Type Print
Material Color Aquatint etching
Size (cm) 34.50 x 51.00 x 0.00
Size (in) 13.58 x 20.08 x 0.00

€850

Wifredo Lam

Cuban, 1902–1982

A major early 20th-century painter, Wifredo Lam fused elements of Cubism and Surrealism with African culture in paintings that were exhibited alongside those of Pablo Picasso and other Cubists and Fauvists. A native Cuban, Lam hailed from Chinese, European, Indian, and mixed-African descent, and he was deeply influenced by African spiritual practices such as Santeria. He studied in Spain under the same teacher as Salvador Dalí and became a friend of Picasso after moving to Paris in 1938. After returning to Havana in 1941, Lam began producing paintings that were dominated by hybridized human-animal-vegetal figures. There he produced his most famous work, The Jungle (1943), which depicted four grotesque figures with mask-like faces emerging from dense vegetation, and has drawn comparisons with Picasso’s masterpiece Guernica (1937).

Artworks

Untitled from ''Visible Invisible'' folder

Wifredo Lam, 1972
Print
€1300

Untitled from ''Visible Invisible'' folder

Wifredo Lam, 1972
Print
€1300

Untitled from ''Visible Invisible'' folder

Wifredo Lam, 1972
Print
€1300

Untitled from ''Visible Invisible'' folder

Wifredo Lam, 1972
Print
€1300

Untitled from ''Visible Invisible'' folder

Wifredo Lam, 1972
Print
€1300

Untitled from ''Visible Invisible'' folder

Wifredo Lam, 1972
Print
€1300

Untitled from ''Visible Invisible'' folder

Wifredo Lam, 1972
Print
€1200

Vingtième Parallèle Suite ( 20th Parallel Series )

Wifredo Lam, 1966
Edition 31/130
Print
€960

Personaggi

Wifredo Lam, 1979
Edition 56/125
Print
€850

Vingtième Parallèle Suite ( 20th Parallel Series )

Wifredo Lam, 1966
Edition 60/130
Print
€990

Comme une cathédrale bombardée

Wifredo Lam, 1965
Print

untitled

Wifredo Lam, 1979
Print

Visible Invisible

Wifredo Lam, 1972
Print

El último viaje del buque fantasma

Wifredo Lam, 1976
Print