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Karel Appel

I spread the paint with palette knives or with my hands, sometimes whole pots at one time.

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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 Constant the following year. In 1948, he participates with Corneille and Constant, in the . . .

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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

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Original signed lithograph de  : Character III
Character III
1963 Original lithograph, signed in pencil by the artist. Printed by Jean Pons, Paris. Without
Original signed screenprint de  : Character II
Character II
1974 Screenprint in colors, signed and dated in pencil by the artist. Without
Original lithograph poster de  : Gallery Ariel
Gallery Ariel
1969 Original lithograph. Poster for the exhibition of the artist in the Gallery Ariel in Paris. Printed by Arte, Paris. Without
Original signed screenprint de  : Unknown title II
Unknown title II
1977 Original screenprint, signed and dated in pencil by the artist. Without
Original signed lithograph de  : Asking again
Asking again
1974 Original lithograph, signed and dated in pencil by the artist. Without
Original signed lithograph de  : Animals
Animals
1978 Original lithograph, signed in pencil by the artist. Ed. London Arts Incorporation, London. Without
Original signed lithograph de  : Three heads
Three heads
1966 Original lithograph, signed in pencil by the artist. Without
Original poster de  : May 1968
May 1968
1968 Original poster, printed with lithographic technique, printed by Adrien Maeght, Paris. Without
Original lithograph de  : Tte couronne
Tte couronne
1974 Original lithograph, signed in pencil by the artist. Without
Original signed screenprint de  : Rose Kiss
Rose Kiss
1978 Original screenprint, signed in pencil by the artist. Without
Original signed screenprint de  : Sky blue Kiss
Sky blue Kiss
1978 Original screenprint, signed in pencil by the artist. Without
Original signed screenprint de  : Putting green Kiss
Putting green Kiss
1978 Original screenprint, signed in pencil by the artist. Without
Original signed screenprint de  : Silvered Kiss
Silvered Kiss
1978 Original screenprint, signed in pencil by the artist. Without
Original signed lithograph de  : Blue and red
Blue and red
1957 Original lithograph, signed and dated in pencil by the artist. Without
Signed woodcut de  : Soleil Inca
Soleil Inca
1978 Original woodcut and carborundum, signed and numbered in white pencil by the artist, extracted from the portfolio "Cirque, miroir du monde". Without
Original signed lithograph de  : Title unknow
Title unknow
1959 Original lithograph, signed in pencil. Without
Original signed lithograph de  : Composition
Composition
Circa 1959 Original lithograph, signed in pencil. Without
Original signed lithograph de  : Meet
Meet
1962 Original lithograph in 9 colors, signed in pencil, published by l'Oeuvre Grave. Without

Catalogue(s) raisonné(s)

Catalogue(s) raisonné(s)
* Karel Appel, Peintures de 1937 1957 , M. Ragon, Ed. Galile, Paris, 1988 * Les sculptures , D. Kuspit, New York, 1994 All the "catalogues raisonnés"

Bibliographic track & more

To read about the artist :
  • Karel Appel painter , H. Klaus, Strengolt, Amsterdam, 1962
  • Karel Appel, de 1943 1967 , P. Bellew, Fabbri, Milan, 1967
  • Street Art de Karel Appel , P. Restany, Galile, Paris, 1982
  • Karel Appel : De Cobra un art autre, M. Ragon, coll. Dbats, Ed. Galile,
  • Karel Appel, uvres sur papier , J-C. Lambert, Cercle dArt, 1988
  • Karel Appel : The early years, 1937-1957, M. Ragon, Ed. Galile, 1988
  • Karel Appel, carnet d'art psychopathologique, R. Fuchs, Ed. Ides & Calendes, 2000
  • Oeuvres sur papier, collectif, Ed. Centre Pompidou - Sievering Verlag, 2015
  • Karel Appel : Retrospective, coll., cat. d'expo., Buchhandlung W. Konig Verl., 2016
  • Karel Appel, coll., cat., M.A.M. Ville de Paris, Ed. Paris Muses, 2017
To read from the artist :
  • Appels appels , Rothmans of Pall Mall, Canada, 1972
  • Propos en libert de K. A., F. de Towarnicki, A. Verdet, Ed. Galile, 1985
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Mouvements de l'art

  • + COBRA / 1948-1952 / Christian Dotremont, etc.
All art movements

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