The perfect present : Artsper's gift card

Philippe Pasqua, Vanité aux papillons jaunes

Philippe Pasqua Vanité aux papillons jaunes, 2016

View in a room Print 47.2 x 35.4 x 3.1 inch 1 remaining copy

$15,182

+$1,457 Delivery fees for United States Delivery : Two to three weeks

Make an offer

How does it work?
Add to my favourites 8 people are looking at this artwork
Philippe Pasqua, Vanité aux papillons jaunes
Description
  • Offered by the gallery

    Galerie l'Atelier 55
    Megève - France

  • Authenticity

    Work sold with a certificate of authenticity

  • Signature

    Signed artwork

  • Medium

    Print : Hd print on canvas

  • Type

    Numbered and limited to 8 copies

  • Dimensions cm | inch

    47.2 x 35.4 x 3.1 inch

  • Framing

    Not framed

    • Tags
    • vanitas

    • butterflies

Delivery

Artsper's galleries deliver artworks worldwide and using specialised carriers.

The artwork is available for pickup from the gallery in ( Megève, France) or can be delivered to the address of your choice within 2 to 3 weeks after validation of your order. The work is insured during transport, so it's risk-free.
Payment

You can pay by credit and debit card, PayPal or bank transfer. We take fraud very seriously and respect your confidential information, which is why all payments are subject to 3D Secure validation.

Guarantee

Artsper's pledge of quality: We only work with professional galleries and guarantee the authenticity and provenance of our artworks.

Share this artwork
Contact our experts

Any question about the artwork, the artist or the delivery?

Philippe Pasqua

Born in: 1965

France

Famous artist

Born in Grasse, France in 1965, Philippe Pasqua is a self-taught painter.

He began painting at a very young age and found his bearings in figuration. A born portraitist. He alternates mediums and mixes drawing on paper, oil painting and sculpture.

Human being is the main focus of his research. His works have a surgical look. The models are analyzed and pared-down, he makes us a part of their intimacy. He plays around with oppositions, his paintings are a provocation. The vulnerable and gigantic, the sacred and the obscene, the visible and the concealed are his themes for painting. The tension is tangible and belongs to the artist, but not without remembering the works of Bacon.

Philipe Pasqua tackles various subversive subjects, with a desire to highlight the stigma in our society and confront them through our look. For this, he portrays prostitutes, the disabled with Trisomy 21 or blind people, but also transsexuals, all these people who are completely neglected in our society. The body and face of the people are marked with a certain visual violence, creating an aesthetic shock.

By disclosing what is usually repressed, Philipe Pasqua creates tension and shows the differences. He makes portraits on gigantic formats, turning the eye almost forcefully. His characters are imposing and strong, expression is more important than aesthetic. Color squirts on canvases underline the contrast between the tough and the refined.

One can feel the first references in the artist's dark work. Fascinated by fetishes and voodoo, we can catch a glimpse of these hints in his enigmatic figures. Today, he has a passion for skulls, he collects them and makes them a part of his art.

Read more

Philippe Pasqua, Vanité aux papillons jaunes
Philippe Pasqua, Vanité aux papillons jaunes

We deliver in United States

All works are packed and shipped by professionals.