Mixed media. White paint with additive of fiber...
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Reliefbild. 1970s. Mixed media. White paint with additive of fiberboard. Signed in bottom center. 59.8 x 59.2 cm (23.5 x 23.3 in). Frame: 83,3 x 83,4 cm (32,8 x 32,8 in). The work is part of the series of relief paintings that Zangs began to work on in 1955. • From Zang's important series of relief paintings. • Work's by the exceptional artist Herbert Zangs question the traditional concept of panel painting. • In 1977 Zangs participated in documenta 6 in Kassel.
Accompanied by a photo expertise from Mrs Emmy de Martelaere, Paris, dated March 13, 2019. The work is registered at the Archive Herbert Zangs with the number 2574.
PROVENANCE: Private collection Southern Germany.
"The completely white surface is the unresolved. My whitenings are a way to abstract and reduce things. An attempt at a spiritualization in imagination.“ Herbert Zangs, quote from: Neue Arbeiten, Verlaggalerie, Düsseldorf 1975, p. 1.