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Paul Maxwell "Exterior Concerns" 1985

$3,500

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A wonderful structural piece of artfrom the noted artist Paul Maxwell. This work measures 30 x 48 and is signed and titled verso and signed and dated on the front as well. Some minor paint chips and losses to the raised areas.

Details

  • Creator
    Paul Maxwell (Artist)
  • Dimensions
    Height: 30 in. (76.2 cm)Width: 48 in. (121.92 cm)Depth: 1.38 in. (3.51 cm)
  • Place of Origin
  • Period
    1980-1989
  • Date of Manufacture
    1985
  • Condition
    Wear consistent with age and use. Minor losses. Some minor paint chips and losses to the raised areas.
  • Seller Location
    Palm Springs, CA
  • Reference Number
    1stDibs: LU83507541273

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About Paul Maxwell (Artist)

Paul Maxwell was born in Frost Prairie, Arkansas, in 1925. When Maxwell was nine, the family moved to Bastrop, Louisiana, where he completed high school. Maxwell went on to graduate from Principia College in Elsah, Illinois, in 1950 with a BA in art, followed by graduate work at Claremont College in California. Maxwell was a modern artist and sculptor who developed a technique for using stencils to create thickly textured and layered surfaces, as well as objects he patented as “stencil casting” but that later became known as “Maxwell Pochoir.” He was also known for creating the “Max Wall” in the West Atrium of the Dallas Apparel Mart; although demolished in 2006, it can be seen as a backdrop in the science-fiction movie Logan’s Run. His work is highly abstract and often consists of some kind of grid — a form that is non-hierarchical and illustrates a major theme of his work. Maxwell died in 2015.


(Biography provided by Reeves Antiques)
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