JACK YOUNGERMAN "BLACK FLAIR" SILKSCREEN 1964
We are excited to be offering this elegant and evocative silkscreen by one of Caviar20's favorite mid-century American artists: Jack Youngerman.
Youngerman (b. 1926) studied in Paris in the late 1940's on the GI Bill (along with Ellsworth Kelly) and was greatly influenced by the European modernists, notably the cutout shapes of Jean Arp and the saturated colors and stylized florals of Henri Matisse.
Youngerman is known for his graphic compositions that alternate between pure abstraction and stylized depictions of flowers or other elements from nature. Youngerman often synthesizes the best characteristics of Jean Arp or Ellsworth Kelly creating something highly original and confident. Youngerman's work always feels fresh, vibrant and optimistic. Similarly, in this image one can respond to it as a pure abstraction, others see something floral or even the profile of a rooster.
The artist has had a long and prolific career with major museum shows at the Guggenheim and the MoMA amongst others. He showed with Pace for many years.
We are looking forward to seeing a solo presentation of his work at the Frieze art fair in New York City in May 2018.
Additional images available on request.
Questions about this piece? Contact us or call +1.416.704.1720
Signed and dated 1965 by the artist.
30.5"H 23.5"W (framed)
27"H 20"W (work)
Framed with museum glass
Very good condition
- Where does the inventory ship from?
Our inventory is divided between New York and Toronto.
- Where do you ship to?
We can ship anywhere. Typically when we ship within North America we prefer to use FedEx or DHL. To Europe, Asia and beyond we generally use DHL.
- How much does it cost to ship?
For shipments within North America, we typically charge a flat rate fee. Many items on our site will list the rate. For shipping outside of North America, we can easily provide a quote and will look for the most efficient and economical option.
Most of the items on our site can be easily shipped internationally.
Occasionally we will recommend that an artwork be removed from its frame for shipping. Larger framed works are typically framed with plexiglass. We export over 80% of what we sell, so we are comfortable shipping anywhere.
- Are there additional taxes or fees?
When a work is valued above $2,500 usd there is a possibility of tax of 0.35%, but this is applied sporadically. There can similarly be an additional fee for customs brokerage and this can range from $20 - $65. US Taxes, duties and customs brokerage are not included in our flat rate shipping. However most of our shipments to the US enter without any additional fees.
- Do you provide a certificate of authenticity?
Yes, we guarantee everything we sell. We can provide both a digital and printed version of our certificate of authenticity.
What is your return policy?
- Caviar20 wants you to be 100% satisfied with your purchase. We have a 7 day no-questions full refund return policy for your purchase. Shipping charges are non-refundable. Return shipping is the responsibility of the customer. After 8 days returns are given a credit note. There is no expiration for our credit notes.
- What payment methods do you accept?
Canadian clients are welcomed and encouraged to pay with interac.