Charles Blackman stands among Australia’s most beloved and collectable artists. With a career as distinct as it is diverse, his work is consistently informed by a sense of childlike wonder.
In ‘Two Butterflies’, this curiosity lands on the work’s namesake - a creature as tenacious as it is delicate. Vivacious lines and swelling colour brings this butterfly to life with characteristic Blackman verve. One is reminded of the butterfly’s symbolism – its promise that you can metamorphose from something plain and unsightly, into the utmost of beauty.
Provenanced from the Charles Blackman Foundation, this original screenprint comes with a Certificate of Authenticity from the Charles Blackman Foundation. For collectors of Blackman, whimsical works and prints, behold ‘Two Butterflies’.
Charles BLACKMAN (1928 - 2018)
'Untitled (Two Butterflies)' 1970
Edition of 75
Image Size: 77 x 57 cm
Dimensions: 100 x 70 cm
Signed: Signed, numbered and editioned in margin
Comes with Letter of Provenance
Image in excellent condition; two minor tears in left margin, can be concealed with framing.
Availability: in stock
Condition:Very Good: Describes a work of art’s image As New, but may show some small signs of surrounding wear. There are no tears to paper margin or disruption to paint surface. Image is in Fine condition.
© Charles Blackman / Copyright Agency 2021
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