Saman n° 3313. 1984. Acrylic on canvas. Signed in lower right. Verso once more signed, dated, inscribed "3313 VASARELY", titled and with dimensions. 78 x 78 cm (30.7 x 30.7 in). [EH]. • A work by the pioneer of Op Art • Independent geometric abstraction, the variations lead to optical patterns with kinetic effects • The permutation of geometrical forms in Vasarely‘s art is the fundamental concept behind serial art in Europe • While the palette is reduced to just a few tones, the colors develop tremendous effects.
We are grateful to Mr. Pierre Vasarely, sole heir and owner of Victor Vasarely's copyright, for his oral confirmation of this work's authenticity. The work will be included into the forthcoming catalog raisonné currently compiled by the Fondation Vasarely, Aix-en-Provence.