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Untitled

Artwork:
Untitled
Size:
17.1 x 11.7 x 4.1 cm
Medium :
Painted wood
Creation Year:
1965
Category :
Sculpture
Artwork Details :
This work is accompanied by a certificate of authenticity issued by raquel arnaud.
Provenance :
Estate of the Artist; Galeria Raquel Arnaud, Sao Paulo; Acquired from the previous by the present owner
Exhibition History :
Guy Brett, Sergio Camargo: Luz e Sombra, Sao Paulo, 2007, p. 84 (illustrated); Guy Brett, Paulo Venancio Filho and Gabriel Perez Barreiro, Sergio Camargo: Liber Albus, Sao Paulo, 2014, p. 182 (illustrated)Artist BioSergio CamargoBrazilian - 1930 - 1990FollowSergio Camargo was a Brazilian artist known for his sculptures, wall-based reliefs and architectural commissions. Born in Rio de Janeiro, he studied in Buenos Aires and Paris before returning to Brazil in 1950 at which point he became familiar with the Constructivist movement. During the 1960s and 1970s his work became dominated by wooden, terracotta, marble and stone forms, cylindrical or cuboid in shape, jutting out in relief with geometric precision from monochrome white surfaces. The interjecting lines created across the white surfaces by shadow and light evoke the interplay of alternating modes of rationality and chaos, fullness and emptiness. The three-dimensional constructions are meticulous in their use of color and form, simultaneously minimalist in order and expansive in their study of volume and light.View More Works101102103104105106107108109110111112113114115116117118119120121122123124125126127128129130131132133134135136137138139140141142143144145146147148149150151152153154155156157158159160161162163164165166167168169170171172173174175176177178179180181182183184185186187188189190191192193194195196197198199200201202203204205206207208209210211212213214215216of 116 lots152Sergio CamargoFollowUntitledpainted wood; 6 3/4 x 4 5/8 x 1 5/8 in. (17.1 x 11.7 x 4.1 cm.); Executed in 1965, this work is accompanied by a certificate of authenticity issued by Raquel Arnaud; Estimate; $70,000 - 90,000

Phillips New York

Date:
2018-05-16
Lot Number :
152
Low Estimate :
$70,000
High Estimate :
$90,000
Hammer Price :
Not sold