Hartung Hans, Poster Original Lithograph “Jeu Olympique” 1972
Title: Jeu olympique
Medium: Poster Original Lithograph
Paper size: 40×25.50 inch
Including a certificate of authenticity
Hans Hartung (1904 -1989) was born in Germany moved to Paris in 1935 and became a French citizen in 1946. Hartung began painting in 1922 and formulated his own abstract style. After the war, he became known as a leader of the Art Informel movement. Hartung settled in Paris in 1932, he met Kandinsky, Mondrian, Miró and Calder and exhibited works at the “Salon des Surindépendants”. In 1960, Hartung was one out of two winners of the painting prize at the Venice Biennale. In 1977 he became a member of the Académie des Beaux-Arts in Paris and in 1981 was awarded the Oskar-Kokoschka-Prize of the Republic of Austria.