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Harvey Quaytman
1937–2002

Introduction

Harvey Quaytman (April 20, 1937 - April 8, 2002) was a geometric abstraction painter best known for large modernist canvases with powerful monochromatic tones, in layered compositions, often with hard edges - inspired by Malevich and Mondrian. He had more than 60 solo exhibitions in his career, and his works are held in the collections of many top public museums.

Wikidata identifier

Q5677520

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Country of birth

United States

Roles

Artist, painter

ULAN identifier

500018665

Names

Harvey Quaytman

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