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Louise Nevelson

I constructed a reality for myself.

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Louise Berliawsky was born in 1899 in Kiev, Ukraine. Her family immigrated to the United States in 1905. She married in 1920 and became Louise Nevelson and in that same year began to study drawing, painting, singing and dramatic arts. At the end of the 20’s, Louise Nevelson takes lessons at the Art Students League of New York. Afterwards she works with Hans Hofmann in Munich in 1931 then later . . .

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Signed etching aquatint de Nevelson Louise : Moon Lady
Moon Lady
1953-1955 Original etching and aquatint, titled and signed in pencil by the artist. Print realized in the famous Atelier 17 (New York) G. Baro n°17
Original signed etching de Nevelson Louise : King and Queen
King and Queen
1953 Original etching, aquaforte and aquatinte, signed and titled in pencil, editor dry stamp in the lower right. Baro n° 11
Sculpture multiple de Nevelson Louise : Night blossom
Night blossom
1973 Sculpture, wood multiple, numbered on verso and with the monogram of the artist. Ed. Studio Marconi. Baro n° 126
Original signed print de Nevelson Louise : Sky shadow
Sky shadow
1973 Original embossing on lead sheet, pasted on hard-bound paper, signed and dated in pencil. Ed. Pace, New York. Baro n° 114
Original screenprint de Nevelson Louise : Composition purple
Composition purple
circa 1970 Original screenprint, signed in pencil. Without

Catalogue(s) raisonné(s)

Catalogue(s) raisonné(s)
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Bibliographic track & more

To read about the artist :
  • « Nevelson », Colette Roberts, The Pocket Museum, Ed. Georges Fall, Paris, 1964
  • « Louise Nevelson », A. B. Glimcher, Praeger Publishers Inc., New York, 1972
  • « Louise Nevelson », Centre national d'Art Contemporain, 1974
  • « A Decade of Sculpture », J. M. Busch, The Art Alliance P., Philadelphie, 1974
  • « L. Nevelson : iconography and sources », L. Wilson, Garland Publisher, N.Y., 1981
  • « Nevelson », G. Celant, Charta, Milan, 1994
  • « Hôtel des Amériques », F. de Mèredieu, Ed. Blusson, Paris, 1996
  • « L. Nevelson », coll., cat., M. Internazionale delle Ceramiche, Faenza, Ed. Skira, 1996
  • « American Abstract Expressionim of the 1950s », M. Herskovic, N. Y. School Press, 2003
  • « L. Nevelson - Art is life », L. Wilson, Thames & Hudson Ed., 2016
To read from the artist :
  • « Aubes et crépuscules », conversations avec D. Mac Kown, Ed. des Femmes, 1983
  • « Interview for the archives of American Art », Arnold Glimcher, sur internet, 2011
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Mouvements de l'art

  • + ATELIER 17 / 1927-1965 / Anton Prinner, Mauricio Lasansky, Jacques Lipchitz, Mark Rothko, etc.
  • + MODERN SCULPTURE / 1930-1970 / William Kenneth Armiage, Constantin Brancusi, Anthony Caro, Naum Gabo, Pablo Gargallo, Isamu Noguchi, etc.
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