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Jean Leppien

This small blue spot, which the prisoner calls "sky", has haunted all my works.

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Jean Leppien was born in Germany (Lneburg) 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 Berlin (1931-32), he worked with Moholy-Nagy and learnt photography . . .

26 work(s) available

Composition XXI
Screenprint
Composition XX
Lithograph
Disegni
Portfolio
7 U.F.O.
Screenprints
Composition XIX
Screenprint
Composition XVIII
Screenprint
Composition XVII
Lithograph
Composition XIV
Screenprint
Composition XIII
Monotype
Composition XII
Screenprint
Composition XI
Screenprint
Composition X
Linocut
Composition IX
Lithograph
Composition VIII
Linocut
Composition VII
Screenprint
Without title
Screenprint
U.F.O.
Book
Magic circle
Screenprints
Composition V
Linocut
Composition IV
Woodcut
Composition in black
Linocut
Composition III
Screenprint
Nine monotypes
Screenprints
Blue composition
Screenprints
Composition II
Lithograph
Vers un midi
Lithograph

Catalogue(s) raisonné(s)

Catalogue(s) raisonné(s)
* J. Leppien. Oeuvre grav 1948-1976 , Galerie Falazik Springhornhof, Neuenkirchen, 1976 All the "catalogues raisonnés"

Bibliographic track & more

to read about the artist :
  • Leppien. Peintures 1927-1973 , A. Livio, Galerie Cavallero, Cannes, 1973
  • Jean Leppien , D. Giraudy, Muse dAntibes, 1988
  • Hommage J. L. : peintures 1947-1978 , Galerie Lahumire, 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 Ltzowplatz, Berlin, 1976
Website :
www.fh-lueneburg.de/leppien

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Art movements

  • + BAUHAUS / 1919-1933 / Lyonel Feininger, Johannes Itten, Vassili Kandinsky, Paul Klee, Gerhard Marcks, Georg Muche, Oskar Schlemmer, etc.
  • + NON FIGURATIVE ART / 1942-1975 / Jean Bertholle, Andr Beaudin, Jeannie Dumesnil, Hanna Ben-Dov, Elvire Jan, Charles Lapicque, etc.
  • + SCHOOL OF PARIS / 1945-1960 / Jean Degottex, Georges Mathieu, Nicolas de Stal, etc.
  • + NEW REALITIES / 1946-1956 / Etienne Bothy, Marcelle Cahn, etc.
All art movements

See & discover

Beyond works currently in stock, it seemed to me useful to combine business with pleasure by letting you discover others works by artists in my gallery. These artworks, now sold or removed from our website, have been in our stock in the past.

These pages will undoubtedly make it possible for some of you to associate an image with its title or the other way round, for others it will be a good time to discover more on such and such artist. For the sake of confidentiality – the pieces being no longer available – we won't display neither their numbering or their price. For whatever reason, make sure to visit this amazing art database with to date 6441 online works just for your pleasure! Michelle Champetier