Description & Condition: J Lqbal Geoffrey California. Pakistan artist (Born 1939) Up for sale is this original signed and dated 1964 modern abstract mixed media on paper laid on cardboard painting.
It is titled " Black Love With White Letters". There is writing on some the large black section that is hard to see in the photos. There are rows of lettering and a large "X". It is painted in bright colors and is in very good condition. It measures 30" by 20" and is signed in lower right with title on the reverse.
Here is some info on the artist. Pakistani abstract painter, whose work is based on a fusion of ancient Eastern and modern Western traditions.Born in Chiniot, Pakistan (then India). Began drawing at an early age and in 1955 to paint in oils, already working in calligraphic tachiste abstract styles and often introducing Hindu symbolism. Founded and edited a journal. 1955-9 and published a book of verse in Urdu 1957. Took a BA degree at Government College, Lahore, 1957 and a law degree at the University of the Punjab 1959; called to the Bar of Pakistan at the age of 20.
Went to London in 1960 and decided to become a professional painter; first retrospective exhibition at the Alfred Brod Galleries, London, 1962. Awarded a Huntington Hartford Foundation fellowship 1962 and moved to New York. More or less stopped painting in 1965 as a gesture of protest against the contemporary art world, but continued to devise a series of iconoclastic conceptual projects.
Visiting professor at St Mary's College, Notre Dame, Indiana, 1967-8. Now divides his time mainly between the USA and Lahore. Please view all the photos and if you have any questions please ask. Very large packages may be subject to a reqoute once the item is boxed and/ or a third party shipper is involved. They claim 2-5 days but in many cases we see it taking up to 10 days.
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