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Limited Edition Boulanger Boy on Bull Framed</em></td>
Boulanger Boy on Bull Framed
Medium:Framed Lithograph on paper
Dimensions:21 x 17
Edition Size limited
About the Artist:
Her perspective on the universal innocence of children and her interpretation of the spirit of Latin America give a unique stamp to the work of Bolivian artist Graciela Rodo Boulanger.
After a retrospective of her work last year for the Organization or American States at the Museum of Modern Art of Latin America in Washington, internationally-renowned critic Jose Gomez-Siere observed: "Her work shows personality. She's well-liked, especially by collectors of prints, and her prestige is growing and growing."
More recently, her highly-stylized approach and abilities as an experimenter and colorist won her acclaim as a highly-prominent Latin American artist.
Rather than depicting children as smiling and laden with sentimentality, Boulanger's interpretation emphasizes their mood and sensitivity.
And they are, as a critic once wrote, "never coldly-drawn."
"When there are two figures, they touch and that touch is it language of love. They are happy and seem secure. But they are above all formal about themselves. It is as if each child is posing stiffly and ritually in one frozen instant of time, awed by the richness and goodness of that instant; as if each were thinking beyond its own vocabulary."
Although she has lived in France for the past two decades, her style is strongly influenced by her native Bolivia and the Andes.
She once told an interviewer "...you'll ...
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<tr><td>Title:Limited Edition Boulanger Boy on Bull Framed</td></tr>
<tr><td>Location:Brooklyn, New York</td></tr>