In memory . . .
Portrait de Balthus
"Art is to refuse mediocrity."
 Notes of biography         
Bibliographic track
To read about the artist :
«Balthus», J. Leymarie, Skira, Genève, 1990
«Balthus à contre-courant», C. Costantini, Ed. Noir sur Blanc, Paris, 2001
«Balthus, rétrospective», Palazzo Grassi, Venise, 2001
«Balthus, biographie», S. Taylor-Wood, Le Seuil, Paris, 2003
To read from the artist :
«Correspondance amoureuse avec A. de Watteville», Buchet-Chastel, Pars, 2001
Catalogue(s) raisonné(s)
*« Balthus », C. Roy et J. Leymarie, Ed. Séguier, Paris, 1991
*« L’oeuvre complet », J. Clair, Ed. Gallimard, Paris, 1999
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Biography : Balthasar Klossowski de Rola, known as Balthus, was born in Paris in 1908 in an artist family. He began drawing and painting very young, encouraged by the poet Rainer Maria Rilke, his mother’s friend after she parted with his father. Balthus was born artist, and he said he learnt drawing as well as anyone who learns how to speak. With his first works, he was . . . . (see notes of biography)
 
MAGIC REALISM /1935-1980 / Pierre Roy, Paul Delvaux, Albert Carel Willink, Grant Wood, etc.

 


work(s) currently available(s) : 11 / presented on the site : 11
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Original signed lithograph de Balthus : Les Hauts de Hurlevent IV
Les Hauts de...
Lithograph

Original signed lithograph de Balthus : Les Hauts de Hurlevent III
Les Hauts de...
Lithograph

Original signed lithograph de Balthus : Les Hauts de Hurlevent II
Les Hauts de...
Lithograph

Original signed lithograph de Balthus : Les Hauts de Hurlevent I
Les Hauts de...
Lithograph

Lithograph after signed de Balthus : The nap
The nap
Lithograph

Lithograph after signed de Balthus : Without title VI
Without title VI
Lithograph

Signed lithograph de Balthus : Without title V
Without title V
Lithograph

Lithograph signed de Balthus : Valérie
Valérie
Lithograph

Lithograph signed de Balthus : Deadened girl
Deadened girl
Lithograph

Lithograph signed de Balthus : Girl of back
Girl of back
Lithograph

Lithograph signed de Balthus : Untitled I
Untitled I
Lithograph


 
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