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Armando artwork • painting • for sale Kopf (Head)


Kopf (Head)
oil and bitumen on canvas 79.9 x 100.3 cm, signed on the stretcher and dated on the stretcher 21-10-89

This painting is for sale.

Price: € 12,800

Provenance: Galerie Nouvelles Images, Den Haag, 1990; part. coll. Nederland.

Armando: sculptor, violinist, theater and filmmaker, painter, writer, poet. Existential themes are addressed in his work: good and evil, transience, melancholy, war, suffering. The tragedy of man, in all its facets, is depicted by Armando. His experiences in the Second World War are the source for his work. As a child living near Kamp Amersfoort, he was immediately confronted with the horrors of the war. As a result, destruction and distortion as a visual principle play an essential role in his work. The paintings and sculptures are overwhelming because of their monumentality and dramatic appearance. Austerity in material, colour and shape, and a rough, pasty texture give his artworks the visual power of an archetype.

Armando | Blau (Blue), oil on canvas, 79.9 x 60.0 cm, signed on the reverse and dated on the reverse 12-9-11


painting • for sale

Blau (Blue)

Armando | Het plechtige, het donkere. Cassette with 6 lithographs and texts by Armando, paper, 50.0 x 33.0 cm, signed l.r. (in pencil) and dated 84 (in pencil)


watercolour • drawing • for sale

Het plechtige, het donkere. Cassette with 6 lithographs and texts by Armando

Armando | Landscape, pencil on paper, 74.0 x 98.0 cm, signed l.r. and dated '67


watercolour • drawing • for sale


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