The artist Nicolas de Stael
Born 1914, St. Petersburg, Russia
Died 1955 Antibes, France.
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The artist is seeking expression in color constructions which are initially formed in one plain, then are built of elements which are gradually becoming more reminiscent of reality…
"Painter of the School of Paris; one of the most influential European artists of the post-war period. Of the Russian nobility, born in St Petersburg, son of a major-general…"
Composition de Couleurs. Study in Colour
"All my life, I had a need to think painting, to paint in order to liberate myself from all the impressions, all the feelings, and all the anxieties of which the only solution I know is painting."
L’aile et le bec à la fois, en pensant à Nicolas de Staël