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Portrait de Mortensen Richard
"Immediately after the war, everyone asked the question of what the correct definition of abstract art was."
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Bibliographic track
To read about the artist :
« R. Mortensen, R. J. », O. Sarvig, J.H. Schultz A/S-Tokanten, Copenhague, 1946
« Richard Mortensen », Julien Alvard, in Cimaise, 1ère série n° 3, janvier 1954
« Richard Mortensen, Collages 1990-1991 », Teddy Brunius, Ed. Atlantis, 1992
« Painting 1929-1993 », Pontus Hulten et autres, S. M. for Kunst (Dan.), 1994
To read from the artist :
Catalogue(s) raisonné(s)
L’oeuvre graphique, 1942-1993 », Jan Wurtz Frandsen, Ed. Statens Museum for Kunst, Copenhague, 1995
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Biography : Born in 1910 in Copenhagen, the Danish painter Richard Mortensen is one of the pioneers of abstract art in Denmark. He trained at the Royal Academy of Beaux-Arts in his native town from 1931-1932, before he decided to be self-taught. In the beginning of the 30’s, the young man goes to Berlin; has a particular interest for the works of Kandinsky and. . . . (see notes of biography)
COBRA /1948-1952 / Christian Dotremont, Constant, etc.
NEW REALITIES /1946-1956 / Etienne Béothy, Marcelle Cahn, César Domela, Antoine Pevsner, etc.


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Original signed screenprint de Mortensen Richard : Hommage aux Prix Nobel
Hommage aux Prix...

Signed ink de Mortensen Richard : Sign of life
Sign of life

Screenprint de Mortensen Richard : Greetings card Denise René, Ajaccio
Greetings card...

Original signed screenprint de Mortensen Richard : Birds

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