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Abstract Assemblage by Norman Ives, 1975

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United States, 1975

This abstract assemblage is the work of Norman Ives (1923–1978). An artist and graphic designer based in New Haven, he was also a publisher of Fine portfolios of many of the century’s top modernist artists.

Placed horizontally and diagonally, blocks of wood painted orange, blue, white, and cream create a rhythmic but nonrepeating sequence. The assemblage is set within an aluminium frame and inscribed on back: To Bill, Dec. 7, 1975, Norman Ives.

Price

3,200

Condition

Good. Very good condition; original frame.

Measurements

Height: 9.25"
Width: 35.25"
Depth: 1.5"

Specifications

Materials/Techniques:
Aluminum, Paint, Wood