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Antonio Saura

Born in: 1930

Spain

Biography
Antonio Saura is a Spanish writer and painter, born in 1930. He started painting at an early age, in 1947, while he was convalescent while fighting with tuberculosis, a disease that kept him immobile for more than 5 years. Antonio Saura started his artistic carrier in Madrid, and in 1953 he began spending long periods in Paris. Initially attracted by surrealism, Antonio turned finally to what we call Baroque abstraction, which was a main characteristic of the Spanish group known as "El Paso", of which he was one of the founding members. A change took place in his use of color as well, he went from being very expressive in his use of colors in his early paintings and ultimately evolved towards a practically monochromatic style of painting with particular emphasis on grey. Antonio Saura designed theater sets as well, for pieces such as "The House of Bernarda Alba" in 1963 and the opera "Carmen" directed by his brother. Antonio Saura died in 1998 in the city of Cuenca.
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Antonio Saura, Aphorismos de Leichtenberg, Print

Antonio Saura

Aphorismos de Leichtenberg, 2007
27.6 x 19.7 inch
Print

$2,429

Antonio Saura, Dora Maar, Painting

Antonio Saura

Dora Maar, 2007
27.6 x 19.7 inch
Painting

$2,429

Antonio Saura, Nez, Sculpture

Antonio Saura

Nez, 1990
20.1 x 25.2 x 0.4 inch
Sculpture

$3,644

Antonio Saura, Une claire d'ombre, Painting

Antonio Saura

Une claire d'ombre, 2011
27.6 x 19.7 inch
Painting

$2,429

Antonio Saura, Asedio. Planche 2, Print

Antonio Saura

Asedio. Planche 2, 1980
12.6 x 30.7 inch
Print

$1,764

Antonio Saura, Asedio, Planche 1, Print

Antonio Saura

Asedio, Planche 1, 1980
12.6 x 30.7 inch
Print

$1,764

Antonio Saura, Superposición, Print

Antonio Saura

Superposición, 1975
21.3 x 30.7 inch
Print

$2,645

Antonio Saura, Frauen-Portraits mit Hut, Print

Antonio Saura

Frauen-Portraits mit Hut, 1990
20.1 x 15.7 inch
Print

$1,154

Antonio Saura, El patito feo, Print

Antonio Saura

El patito feo, 1997
25.6 x 19.7 inch
Print

$972

Antonio Saura, Cayetana, Print

Antonio Saura

Cayetana, 1977
8.7 x 11 inch
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