In memory . . .
Portrait de Leppien Jean
"This small blue spot, which the prisoner calls "sky", has haunted all my works."
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Bibliographic track
To read about the artist :
« Leppien. Peintures 1927-1973 », A. Livio, Galerie Cavallero, Cannes, 1973
« Jean Leppien », D. Giraudy, Musée d’Antibes, 1988
« Hommage à J. L. : peintures 1947-1978 », Galerie Lahumière, 1995
« Abstractions en France et en Italie, autour de J.L. », M. de Strasbourg, 1999
To read from the artist :
« J. L. Bilder, Aquarelle, Druckgraphik », Haus am Lützowplatz, Berlin, 1976
Catalogue(s) raisonné(s)
*« J. Leppien. Oeuvre gravé 1948-1976 », Galerie Falazik Springhornhof, Neuenkirchen, 1976
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Estampe, lithographie, gravure, Leppien Jean

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Leppien Jean
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Biography : Jean Leppien was born in Germany (Lüneburg) in 1910. He was all together a painter, a lithographer and an illustrator. He died in Paris in 1991. He got the French naturalization in 1953. The artist began drawing in 1927. He studied to the School of the Bauhaus (Dessau) in 1929 and his teachers were Albers, Klee and Kandinsky. In . . . . (see notes of biography)
BAUHAUS /1919-1933 / Lyonel Feininger, Johannes Itten, Vassili Kandinsky, Paul Klee, Gerhard Marcks, Laszlo Moholy-Nagy, Georg Muche, Oskar Schlemmer, etc.
NONFIGURATIVE ART /1942-1975 / Charles Lapicque, etc.
SCHOOL OF PARIS / 1945-1960 / Jean Degottex, Georges Mathieu, Nicolas de Staël, etc.
NEW REALITIES /1946-1956 / Etienne Béothy, Marcelle Cahn, César Domela, Antoine Pevsner, etc.


work(s) currently available(s) : 12 / presented on the site : 12 et 4 illustrated book(s)
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Original signed gouache de Leppien Jean : Magical circle
Magical circle

Screenprint de Leppien Jean : Without title
Without title

Illustrated book de Leppien Jean : U.F.O.

Original signed screenprints de Leppien Jean : Magic circle
Magic circle

Original signed linocut de Leppien Jean : Composition V
Composition V

Signed woodcut de Leppien Jean : Composition IV
Composition IV

Original signed screenprint de Leppien Jean : Composition III
Composition III

Signed screenprints de Leppien Jean : Nine monotypes
Nine monotypes

Original etching linocut de Leppien Jean : Blue composition
Blue composition

Original signed lithograph de Leppien Jean : Composition II
Composition II

Illustrated Book de Leppien Jean : Vers un midi
Vers un midi

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