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"Le Soleil" by Kumi Sugaï (1996)

Step into the vibrant world of contemporary Japanese art with "Le Soleil," a captivating copperplate etching by the renowned artist Kumi Sugaï. Created in 1996, this piece is a harmonious blend of geometric precision and dynamic symbolism, epitomizing Sugaï's distinctive style.

"Le Soleil" features a striking composition of red and blue elements against a pristine white background. The upper section is dominated by a bold red circle, reminiscent of the sun, surrounded by concentric rings that draw the viewer’s eye inward, symbolizing energy and life. Below, a complex arrangement of blue diamond shapes, interspersed with red arrows, evokes a sense of movement and direction, embodying the dynamism of the cosmos.

Kumi Sugaï (1919-1996) was a pivotal figure in the post-war art scene, blending traditional Japanese aesthetics with modern Western techniques. After moving to Paris in the early 1950s, Sugaï's work gained international acclaim, characterized by its abstract forms and vibrant colors. His innovative approach and unique vision earned him numerous awards and exhibitions worldwide.

"Le Soleil" is not just a piece of art; it's a timeless representation of Sugaï’s mastery in combining traditional Japanese motifs with contemporary design.
Owning a piece by Kumi Sugaï means possessing a part of art history that bridges Eastern and Western art traditions.
As Sugaï’s works continue to gain recognition and appreciation, this etching represents a valuable addition to any art collection.

Numbered, 23/100, and signed by the artist in pencil.

This Art work, with its clean lines and striking contrast, is ready to enhance any space, bringing both aesthetic pleasure and a touch of cultural sophistication. Don’t miss the opportunity to own this exquisite work by one of the 20th century's most innovative artists.

Elevate your collection with "Le Soleil" by Kumi Sugaï—a testament to the enduring beauty of abstract art.

Colors may slightly vary due to photographic lighting sources or your monitor settings.

Please note that the frame is very cheap and is mainly to protect the print. The print will also be shipped with this frame for extra protection. We ship insured worldwide. Cost of transport to the US is Euro 125.

Measurements sheet : H.30 x W.22 cm - H.11.81 x W.8.66 inches

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