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Corneille artwork • watercolour • drawing • previously for sale Untitled

Corneille ('Corneille' Guillaume Beverloo)   | Corneille ('Corneille' Guillaume Beverloo), Untitled, ink and watercolour on paper 29.6 x 22.9 cm, signed l.l. and dated '76 New York

Corneille

Untitled
ink and watercolour on paper 29.6 x 22.9 cm, signed l.l. and dated '76 New York

This work on paper was previously for sale.

Literature: tent.cat. Amsterdam, Galerie Espace, 'New York '76. Tekeningen Corneille', 1977, z.p. (met afb.); 'Corneille/New York room 422', Urbisaglia, 1977, z.p. (met afb.).
Exhibited: Amsterdam, Galerie Espace, 'New York '76. Tekeningen Corneille', 22 jan.-5 maart 1977.

Corneille, along with Appel and Constant, was one of the leading figures of the CoBrA group (1948-1951) in the Netherlands. In the nineteen fifties he shared a studio with Appel on the Rue Santeuil in Paris, where he developed a style characterised by an expressive interplay of lines and a well-thought out composition. As a result of several trips to distant countries in 1957 and 1958, for the next couple of years Corneille began painting abstract constructions of cities and agglomerations comprising a whimsical build up of forms and lines. In the nineteen sixties he switched to the exuberantly painted birds and suns for which he became so well-known.


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prints & multiples • for sale

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Corneille | Chat dans un été triomphant, acrylic on canvas, 60.1 x 60.0 cm, signed u.r. and dated '80

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Corneille | Faire l'amour, ink, chalk and watercolour on paper, 14.8 x 20.7 cm, signed u.l. and dated 2001

Corneille

watercolour • drawing • for sale

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Corneille | La femme au cygne, ink on paper, 22.9 x 29.8 cm, signed u.r. and dated '76

Corneille

watercolour • drawing • for sale

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Corneille | La tribu erre…, oil on canvas, 50.0 x 61.1 cm, signed l.r. and dated '57

Corneille

painting • for sale

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Corneille | Man and woman, charcoal on paper, 23.7 x 31.8 cm, signed l.l. and dated 'Août' '86

Corneille

watercolour • drawing • for sale

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