Ellsworth Kelly (American, born 1923)
Study for “Cité”: Brushstrokes Cut into Twenty Squares and Arranged by Chance, 1951
Collage of brush and black ink on off-white wove paper, cut and laid down with brown gummed paper tape on wood pulp board
311 x 384 mm
Ellsworth Kelly is an American painter and sculptor associated with Hard-edge painting, Color Field painting and the Minimalist school. His works demonstrate unassuming techniques emphasizing the simplicity of form found similar to the work of John McLaughlin. Kelly often employs bright colors to enhance his works. Ellsworth Kelly lives and works in Spencertown, New York.