Donald Baechler

Orange Rose

Donald Baechler

Orange Rose

Price: $4,500.00

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Details

Technique:
Silkscreen
Year:
2015
Edition Size:
35
Dimensions:
101.6 x 78.1 cm (40.0 x 30.7 in)
Signature:
Signed and numbered

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About the Artwork

Baechler is famous for depicting simple every day objects that allude to the cultural symbolism of nostalgia. In his works the artist combines collage, drawing and painting; Baechler is concerned with form and emphasizes the importance of the line and balance.

"The world of the background rarely blends into the world of the foreground."

Donald Baechler

Rose is a prominent motive in Baechler's work.The flower's symbolism is presented with simple naivety. The pure aesthetics of this narrative-absent flower reminds about the childhood - when the conscious judgments are not yet present. The background of this 28 color silkscreen is rich in fading detail while the foreground gains its definition.

About the Artist

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Donald Baechler (born 1956 in Connecticut, US) is an American artist, who became part of the flourishing Lower Manhattan arts scene in the 1980s, showing in the East Village and exhibition spaces such as Artists Space and the Drawing Center. Baechler rose to prominence with his depictions of everyday objects and naive simple figures that appeal to the sentimental longing for childhood.

About the printing Technique

Silkscreen

Silkscreen is the process of using a mesh-based stencil to apply ink onto a substrate, the technique is also known as the screen print.