Clyfford Still Paper – Lane Mitchell

Lane Mitchell


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Clyfford Still Paper

Considered by many as one of the Great American Painters of the 20th century, Clyfford Still managed to produce over two thousand works over the course of his career. Beginning with figural representations of farm life and exemplifications of the internal effects of the Depression, Still’s work slowly lost more and more “form”, losing any specific focus and transforming into his great Abstract Expressionist pieces. As his works and style progressively changed and morphed, one thing remained the same – the focus and importance of the internal and emotional state of the figure.

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