Sam Francis

Untitled, 1984

106.7 X 73 inch

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What is pastel?

What is pastel?

Art medium in a stick form that consists of powdered pigment and binder. Pigments used for pastes are the same as those used in producing art media(colored). Pastel's color effect is closely similar to dry pigments than the effects of any other related process. Artworks produced using pastels are called pastel painting, pastel drawing or simply pastel. Pastel can also mean the production of artwork using pastels.

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Roberto Matta

La colomba DC9 eccitata, 1975

Drawing / Watercolor

Pastel

EUR 2,450

Roberto Matta

Homenaje aux Pyrenees, 1976

Drawing / Watercolor

Pastel

EUR 29,300

Roberto Matta

Space de l'espace, 1965

Drawing / Watercolor

Pastel

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Guillaume Corneille

La danse des oiseaux, 1948

Drawing / Watercolor

Pastel

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Lettrism

Lettrism is an art form which uses letters, words and symbols to create an artwork. The art form was popularized in the 1950s in America, but was established in 1940s Paris. Lettrisme is the French spelling of the movement, and the French word for letter.

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