Lee Bontecou | the artist

The artist Lee Bontecou
Born 1931, Providence, Rhode Island, USA.
Lives and works in Orbisonia, Pennsylvania USA.

Style and technique of the artist: Sculpture Objects, Documenta Kassel,

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Works in the MOMA collection
By 1959, the young sculptor Lee Bontecou had developed a unique language, inspired in equal measure by organic forms and mechanical structures. Hovering between abstraction and figuration, her canvas and wire reliefs and freestanding sculptures of the 1960s powerfully expressed the awe and terror of the inexplicable, whether natural or manmade…
Fifth Stone (Black)
Untitled No. 38

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