Home > Roberto Matta > Pomegranate Fine Art > Droites Liberees Ii
Droites Liberees Ii by Roberto Matta

Droites Liberees Ii by Roberto Matta

Pomegranate Fine Art

Etching and Aquatint


Edition Size: 100

Image Size: 27.8 x 19.8 cm

Sheet Size: 43.5 x 31.5 cm

Reference: sabatier 284


Condition: Pristine

Details — Click to read

One plate, from the series Droites Libérées, an etching and aquatint in colours, on wove paper with full margins. Signed and numbered in pencil in the margin…numbered 87/100 (there were also 25 proofs numbered in Roman numerals). Published by Georges Visat, Paris. Framed. Matta believed that art and poetry can change lives, and was very involved in the social movements of the 1960s and 1970s.

Price on Application

The Artist

Roberto Matta

One of Chile’s most well-known painters is Roberto Matta. Born Roberto Matta is considered an influential figure in the abstract expressionist and surrealist art movement of the 20th century. Born on 11 November 1911 in Santiago, we was a student at the Pontificia Universidad Católica de Chile where he studied architecture and interior design. Whilst at university, he travelled across South America visiting places such as a Peru and Panama, where he took the opportunity to make many surreal drawings of the natural world around him. Matta went onto to further travel Europe and the USA where he met other artists such as Salvador Dalí, Le Corbusier and Arshile Gorky.

Read more

More Roberto Matta prints

View Artist

More prints at Pomegranate Fine Art

View Gallery

Related Artists