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Vintage Jean-Paul Riopelle French Offset Lithograph. Printed in France on matte paper for Galerie Maeght. 


Size: 28”H x 18.5”W.


Condition: Excellent condition. 


About the Artist - Jean-Paul Riopelle

Jean-Paul Riopelle (1923-2002) was a renowned Canadian abstract painter and sculptor. Born in Montreal, he initially studied at the École des Beaux-Arts in Montreal before moving to Paris in 1947, where he became a central figure in the avant-garde art scene. Riopelle was associated with the Automatiste movement, a group of artists who championed spontaneous, emotional, and non-representational art.


Riopelle's distinctive style featured thick impasto techniques, often resembling landscapes or natural phenomena. He gained international acclaim for his work, with exhibitions worldwide and a presence in major art collections. An interesting aspect of his life was his friendship with famous American artist Joan Mitchell, with whom he had a tumultuous romantic relationship. Their artistic synergy and personal dynamics were closely watched by the art world.


Throughout his career, Riopelle continued to evolve his abstract expressionist style, leaving a lasting impact on the art world as a celebrated Canadian artist.

Vintage Jean-Paul Riopelle French Lithograph

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