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$ 8,500

Hellenic Hypotenuse. Nudes among Greek Columns

Documentation Signed
Origin United States, New York
Period 1920-1949
Materials Oil on Masonite
W. 21.5 in; H. 17.25 in;
W. 54.61 cm; H. 43.82 cm;
Condition Fair. An old layer of damar varnish is yellowing and darkening of colors slightly. Period Frame shows wear with painting chipping - The work would benefit from a light cleaning and then the colors will sing.
Creation Date 1945-1950
Description Klett was an in-demand illustrator in the post-war period of the late 1940's and 1950's. and . His work appeared in many of the newsstand magazines at the time.
This work is a personal artistic effort. It reflects the avant-garde artistic sentiment of the time. Surrealism.
A partially clad female figure seen from the back is replicated again to the background.
Both figure looking out to a timeless and surreal scene, not unlike those depicted by Giorgio de Chirico and Paul Delvaux
Oil on Masonite . Inscribe on verso. Hellenic Hypotenuse. Property of Peyton Bruns, Palm Beach
Framed Size 29.75 x 25.75 - The Framed Size should appear larger on the digitally place photos.
Styles / Movements Conceptualism, Post Impressionism, Surrealism
Incollect Reference Number 441709
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