Helen Frankenthaler Original Rare Signed Watercolour Abstract Pianting.
This is an exceptional investment opportunity to acquire an extraordinary and rare original work of art.
Watercolour/Mixed Media onto medium stock. Loosely mounted onto white card. The artwork measures approximately 23cm x 31cm (9 x 12.2in).
Hand signed/dated by the artist lower right.
The work is in excellent condition. This rare piece would benefit greatly from an appropriate framing.
It is an ORIGINAL WORK and NOT a lithograph or print of any kind. It is certainly a stunning and interestingly different piece.
A rare opportunity to acquire a truly terrific ORIGINAL. Private art collection UK.
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Helen Frankenthaler (December 12, 1928 – December 27, 2011) was an American abstract expressionist painter. She was a major contributor to the history of postwar American painting. Having exhibited her work for over six decades (early 1950s until 2011), she spanned several generations of abstract painters while continuing to produce vital and ever-changing new work. Frankenthaler began exhibiting her large-scale abstract expressionist paintings in contemporary museums and galleries in the early 1950s. She was included in the 1964 Post-Painterly Abstraction exhibition curated by Clement Greenberg that introduced a newer generation of abstract painting that came to be known as Color Field. Born in Manhattan, she was influenced by Greenberg, Hans Hofmann, and Jackson Pollock’s paintings. Her work has been the subject of several retrospective exhibitions, including a 1989 retrospective at the Museum of Modern Art in New York City, and been exhibited worldwide since the 1950s. In 2001, she was awarded the National Medal of Arts.