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Malevich: Harvesting. Study for a Painting (custom print)
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          Artwork details

          Harvesting. Study for a Painting, 1928-9
          Artist
          Kazimir Malevich
          Product code
          kazmal008
          Artwork code
          Artist code
          1561
          Original: The State Russian Museum, St Petersburg

          In Malevich's last years he reverted to painting very stylised figures. This vibrant work was originally painted on plywood and depicts peasant women harvesting a field. Its a beautiful example of his desire to 'sense' images rather than trying to create something representative.

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          Artist details

          A pioneer of abstract art, Kazimir Malevich was a painter and designer whose career coincided with the Russian revolutions of 1905 and 1917 and their aftermath. Malevich was the founder of the abstract style Suprematism which was a leading force in the development of Constructivism, the repercussions of which were felt throughout the 20th century. Malevichs most famous works explored pure geometric forms and their relationships to each other within the painting. He continued to heavily influence the evolution of non-representational art in the West long after his death in 1935.

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