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Byron Galvez Oil on Canvas 1987, Untitled.

US$13,500Asking Price


Figurative abstract painting by Mexican artist: Byron Galvez (1941-2009) In style, Byron has gone back to the great analytic cubist canvases of Braque and Picasso. He constructs his elongated, mostly standing figures out of sharply defined planes to which he adds color to the darkness. Energy, verve, and the colorful movement—so much a part of Mexican life are found in all of Byron's work. He is indebted to Mexican mural painting, to 20th-century European art including expressionism and fauvism, and to the intense social passions of the Mexican people. In many of the standing figure compositions Byron moves closer to abstraction than the original cubists did. But the balance between the figurative and the abstract in his unique visual images is always under control. Preoccupied with texture, Byron used a secret method of applying thick oil paint to his canvases and additional texture plates to his graphics. Byron received his training in "Academia de San Carlos, Mexico City" The frame measures 52 " H x 45" w


  • Creator
    Byron Gálvez (Artist)
  • Dimensions
    Height: 39 in. (99.06 cm)Width: 31.25 in. (79.38 cm)Depth: 2 in. (5.08 cm)
  • Style
    Modern (Of the Period)
  • Place of Origin
  • Period
  • Date of Manufacture
  • Condition
    High resolution images upon request.
  • Seller Location
    National City, CA
  • Reference Number
    1stDibs: LU9715813771

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