Yvonne Kracht(1927-2021), early abstract painting, 1960s


Striking geometric abstract painting in textured hues of deep brown, black and muted beige oil paints on canvas by Dutch Artist Yvonne Kracht (1931-), titled “Earth”, signed and dated on the back.  Kracht is a sculptor, graphic artist and painter working in Amsterdam. From an abstract expressionist style of painting, she chose around 1960 to depict in etchings and screen prints of tight geometric shapes based on machine parts. She then executed these as three-dimensional small objects and in monumental format, including Corten steel and aluminum, later also with mirrors, for assignments for public space.
She then brought together ratio and emotion in roughly brushed drawings of mathematical principles. Kracht’s paintings and sculptures are found in numerous collections, including the Stedelijk Museum Amsterdam and Centraal Museum Utrecht.

“Earth”, signed front and signed and dated verso

Medium: mixed oil on canvas,
Provenance: Private collection, NL, before: Government collection The Netherlands.



| H: 81 cm | W: 63 cm | D: 2 cm
| Period: 1960’s / 1963
| Materials: mixed media on canvas in simple original wooden frame
| Condition: In good vintage condition
| Place of Origin: The Netherlands

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