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Title

(Untitled)

1999

Artist

Allan Mitelman

Australia, Poland

06 Aug 1946 -

  • Details

    Date
    1999
    Media categories
    Watercolour , Drawing
    Materials used
    watercolour, pencil on grey laid paper
    Dimensions
    28.6 x 18.8 cm image; 33.0 x 22.5 cm sheet
    Signature & date

    Signed and dated within image l.l., pen and black ink "AM 99".
    Signed and dated u.r. corner verso on sheet, pencil "1999/ AM".

    Credit
    Gift of Andrew Douglas 2009. Donated through the Australian Government's Cultural Gifts Program.
    Location
    Not on display
    Accession number
    238.2009
    Copyright
    © Allan Mitelman. Licensed by Copyright Agency

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    Mitelman's seemingly casual or ephemeral abstract mark-making aligns him with the work of the celebrated American artist Cy Twombly, whom he admires, but his work perhaps owes more to an early, arguably formative, admiration of the German/Swiss artist Paul Klee than anyone else. It also reflects a singular, obsessive, highly tactile and rarified sensibility that has not surprisingly found a remarkably diverse and extensive following amongst lovers and collectors of Australian art.

    Mitelman has been the subject of several survey exhibitions and publications. He lives in Melbourne and exhibits nationally.

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