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Tree 10 by Alex Katz

Tree 10 by Alex Katz




Edition Size: 60

Image Size: 37.5 x 38 inches

Sheet Size: 37.5 x 38 inches


Condition: Pristine

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In 2020, Alex Katz exhibited Trees, a new series of three monumental paintings featuring early spring trees in Pennsylvania, at the chapel Sant’Andrea de Scaphis in Rome. From this series, Katz selected two paintings to be envisioned as prints using lithography, woodcut, and silkscreen techniques. Honoring the majestic presence of the earth’s landscapes, both prints elevate the perspective of the trees to express a reverence for nature and its cyclical processes.

Tree 10 is a 10-run silkscreen using transparent inks to build density and create soft transitions in values capturing the depth of the tree. Transparent blues form the cerulean sky in contrast to the stark form of the tree and its branches rendered in monochromatic tones.

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The Artist

Alex Katz

New York born and based artist Alex Katz is a figurative artist whose majority of work revolves around portraits and landscape paintings and prints. In the beginning of his career as an artist, Katz made small collages of people in landscape settings from delicately cutting hand coloured strips of paper. From there he moved on to create paintings which had a greater sense of realism. This was around 1950. It was in this time too that the artist became interested in portraiture, in which he often liked to portray his friends, and Ada, his wife and muse.

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