Donald Sultan

Silver Lantern Flowers, May 5, 2014

Donald Sultan

Silver Lantern Flowers, May 5, 2014

Price: $14,000.00

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Details

Technique:
Polished Aluminum Sculpture
Year:
2014
Edition Size:
12
Dimensions:
45.7 x 49.5 x 7.6 cm (17.9 x 19.4 x 2.9 in)
Signature:
Signed, dated, numbered and titled

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About the Artwork

Silver Lantern Flowers, May 5, 2014 belongs to Sultan’s famous sculptural Flower series. The artist is credited for the revival of the still life tradition where the image is deconstructed to the basic elements, and thus Sultan’s work remain both abstract and representational.

"One of the mainstays of the making art is that you don't think of the new ideas, you discover them."

Donald Sultan

Just like in his paintings, Sultan masterfully applies industrial materials to his sculptures. Silver Lantern Flowers, May 5, 2014 are made from painted aluminum on polished aluminum base. The ephemeral shape of the flower is gracefully combined with the weighty aluminum manifesting the synthesis of the natural and the industrial typical to Sultan´s work. The sculpture is incised with title, date, and artist initials, it is as well stamped with edition number, publisher and artist copyright stamp on the base verso.

About the Artist

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Donald Sultan (born 1951, Asheville, US) is a distinguished painter, sculptor, and printmaker, who rose to prominence in the late 1970s as part of the “New Image” movement. He is best known for the use of abstracted, geometric black forms against organic areas of bright color.

About the printing Technique

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Innovations and developments in classical printing techniques have allowed artists to create limited Editions also in three dimensional shapes.