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Blaubarts-Berg #1

Blaubarts-Berg #1

Artist: Bernardo Ortiz (Columbian, born 1972)
Date: 2006
Medium: oil on waxed paper
Dimensions:
10 × 13 3/4 in. (25.4 × 34.9 cm)
Classification: Drawing
Credit Line: Gift of Sally and Wynn Kramarsky, New York, 2016
Keywords and Associated Locations:
Object number: 2016.20.6
Description
Ortiz’s work can be described as a personal poetic discourse that communicates place or moments in time, by means of reductive imagery. In ‘Blaubarts-Berg #1” the simple blue square is centrally placed, suggesting importance, and referencing the title of the work, which translates into Blue Beard’s Castle.
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