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Cy Twombly: Catalogue Raisonne of Drawings and Sketchbooks. Vol I

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Cy Twombly, born in Lexington, Virginia, in 1928, entered the stage of contemporary art with his drawings. His nervous line making distinguished him from all his colleagues who in the 50s and 60s were involved in Abstract Expressionism. His tumbling and nervous markings opened new psychological spaces to a personal and very conceptual art. At first mistaken for something ...more
Hardcover, 180 pages
Published June 1st 2011 by Schirmer/Mosel (first published October 28th 2010)
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Grady
Jul 06, 2011 Grady rated it it was amazing
CY TWOMBLY: Ave Atque Vale

Cy Twombly (1928-2011) is gone. Considered one of the most influential American artists of the 20th century along with Robert Rauschenberg and Jasper Johns, he is best known for his 'large-scale, freely scribbled, calligraphic-style graffiti paintings, on solid fields of mostly gray, tan, or off-white colors. He exhibited his paintings worldwide. Twombly's paintings blur the line between drawing and painting. Many of his best-known paintings of the late 1960s are remini
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