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Karel Appel Etching Carborundum Da Oliphant 1975 Signed Numbered

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Artist: Karel Appel
Country: Netherlands
Title: Da Oliphant (The Elephant)
Medium: Etching Carborundum Mezzotype – in Relief
Marks: Pencil handsigned & numbered 26/50
Printed: 1975
Paper Size: Woove paper 26 x 20 inch
Condition: Very Good, previously framed
Certificate of Authenticity is Included

 

Carborundum Mezzotype, Carborundum printmaking is a collagraph process in which the image is created directly on the plate by applying an abrasive grit (Carborundum) mixed with an acrylic medium or glue. Once dried, it forms areas of texture or line which is then inked intaglio, relief or both.

 

Karel Appel (1921-2006) French descendant was born in Netherlands, he is painter & sculptor. Karel Appel was one of the founders of the avant-garde movement Cobra. In 1948 moved to Paris in 1950 developed his international reputation. His work in many Museums across the world

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