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Lumière secrète

Acrylic on Canvas
Signature on the back

30 x 40 x 1.6 cm.

12 x 15 x 0.6 inch.

Unique 

Celebrities of Occitanie Collection 

French painter, printmaker, and sculptor.

He was known as “the painter of black”, seeing light as a work material: striations of the black surface of his paintings enable him to reflect light, allowing the black to come out of darkness and into brightness, thus becoming a luminous color.

He died at the age of 102, a few kilometers away from his birth town, Rodez.

Did you know?

The stained-glass windows created by Pierre Soulages in Conques are made of white glass – which respects the wavelengths of natural light.

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