Sam Francis

Untitled, 1984

106.7 X 73 inch

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What is a photogravure?

What is a photogravure?

Photogravure is a process for printing photographs onto paper by etching the photograph on a copper plate. The plate was inked and pressed to the paper. The process created fine art photographs which have a distinctive beautiful appearance. Photogravure was replaced by the daguerreotype process.

Artwork by Robert Mapplethorpe

Tracey Emin

I'm Walking Around My World Year, 2011

Limited Edition Print

Photogravure

GBP 1,190

Sherrie Levine

Barcham Green Portfolio No. 5, 1986

Limited Edition Print

Photogravure

Currently Not Available

Rachel Whiteread

House,

Limited Edition Print

Photogravure

Currently Not Available

Robert Mapplethorpe

African Daisy, 1982

Limited Edition Print

Photogravure

Currently Not Available

Rita McBride

Untitled (Rulers II), 2011

Photography

Photogravure

EUR 900

Rita McBride

Untitled (Rulers III), 2011

Photography

Photogravure

EUR 900

Rita McBride

Untitled (Rulers IV), 2011

Photography

Photogravure

EUR 900

Cristina Iglesias

Aquarium II, 2011

Photography

Photogravure

EUR 15,000

Cristina Iglesias

Aquarium II, 1, 2011

Photography

Photogravure

EUR 5,500

Cristina Iglesias

Aquarium II, 2, 2011

Photography

Photogravure

EUR 5,500

Cristina Iglesias

Aquarium II, 3, 2011

Photography

Photogravure

EUR 5,500

Christopher Wool

Untitled, 1994

Photography

Photogravure

EUR 2,000

Ellen Gallagher

Duke, 2004

Photography

Photogravure

Currently Not Available

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New Figuration

A collective term that refers to rejuvenation of figurative art in America and Europe in the year 1960 following an abstraction-dominated period. Michel Ragon, a French art critic argued that revival of figuration took place during a critical period of social and political turbulence in America and Europe.

Actionism

Short-violent art movement in the 20th century. Can be regarded as a major part of the many independent struggles and efforts to build the "action art" in the 1960s. Well known participants of this movement were Arnulf Rainer and Hermann Nitsch.

Shock Art

Shock Art is a movement which incorporates disturbing images, scents or sounds to provoke a shocked reaction and experience in viewers. Viewed by critics and proponents as social commentary, either negative or positive, the art form seeks to use taboo, obscene or outrageous components.

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