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Portrait de Appel Karel
"I spread the paint with palette knives or with my hands, sometimes whole pots at one time."
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Bibliographic track
To read about the artist :
« Karel Appel painter », H. Klaus, Strengolt, Amsterdam, 1962
« Karel Appel, de 1943 à 1967 », P. Bellew, Fabbri, Milan, 1967
« Street Art de Karel Appel », P. Restany, Galilée, Paris, 1982
« Karel Appel, œuvres sur papier », J-C. Lambert, Cercle d’Art, 1988
To read from the artist :
« Appel’s appels », Rothmans of Pall Mall, Canada, 1972
Catalogue(s) raisonné(s)
*« K. Appel, Peintures de 1937 à 1957 », M. Ragon, Ed. Galilée, Paris, 1988
*« Les sculptures », D. Kuspit, New York, 1994
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Biography : Karel Appel was born in 1921 in Amsterdam, Holland. He attends the Academy of Fine Arts of Amsterdam from 1940-1943, at the same time as his friend Corneille. He shows interest in Picasso, Klee and Matisse and his work is thus influenced by these artists. He has his first exhibition in 1946, and meets . . . . (see notes of biography)
COBRA /1948-1952 / Christian Dotremont, Constant, etc.


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Original lithograph poster de Appel Karel : Gallery Ariel
Gallery Ariel

Original signed lithograph de Appel Karel : Figure

Original signed lithograph de Appel Karel : Asking again
Asking again

Original etching de Appel Karel : Bird II
Bird II

Original etching de Appel Karel : Bird I
Bird I

Original signed lithograph de Appel Karel : Animals

Original signed lithograph de Appel Karel : Three heads
Three heads

Original poster de Appel Karel : May 1968
May 1968

Signed poster de Appel Karel : Poster
Signed poster

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