3. “Green blot”. Artist – Ellsworth Kelly. Cost – $ 1.6 million.
Elsuort Kelly is a contemporary American artist and sculptor. He is the most famous representative of the direction of «Hard-edge painting» – painting, which contains figures (often, but not necessarily geometric) with sharp, clear margins. Ellsworth Kelly is one of those artists who does not abound with large amounts of the proceeds for their creativity. So the “Green blot” is rather the exception than the reality. Canvas, in the middle of which is depicted deformed circle, found its connoisseur for $ 1.6 million.
4. “Untitled.” Artist – Blinky Palermo. Cost – $ 1.7 million.
Palermo’s works on canvas are characterized by little variety of colors, but instead they allow the viewer to get a purely optical experience through observation of clean, neat color.
All the paintings of German abstract painter Blinky Palermo are called “Untitled” and almost all of them look something like this, but this one was sold for $ 1.7 million.