United (Blue, Yellow, Green on Red)

By Mark Rothko SKU:201074

Mark Rothko's "United (Blue, Yellow, Green on Red)," painted in 1950, is a truly exceptional artwork. The canvas features three striking, rectangular color fields, exuding a sense of unity and harmony. Rothko masterfully blends hues to evoke emotions and contemplation within viewers. The juxtaposition of vibrant blue, yellow, and green against a red backdrop creates a mesmerizing interplay of colors, inviting viewers into a profound experience. This painting epitomizes Rothko's distinctive style of abstract expressionism, encapsulating his belief in art's power to communicate on a spiritual level. "United" remains an iconic and revered piece in the world of modern art.

54 cm

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Total € 250

Title: “”Mark Rothko’s United (Blue, Yellow, Green on Red): A Captivating Expression of Color and Emotion””

Year Painted: 1950

Mark Rothko’s “”United (Blue, Yellow, Green on Red),”” created in 1950, stands as a mesmerizing testament to the power of color and emotion in abstract expressionism. This iconic painting features three distinct rectangular color fields, expertly arranged to evoke a sense of unity and harmony within the canvas. The deliberate use of vibrant blue, yellow, and green against a radiant red background creates a captivating interplay of hues that draws viewers into a contemplative experience.

Rothko was a master of his craft, and “”United”” exemplifies his unique artistic philosophy. He believed that art had the ability to convey profound emotions and communicate on a spiritual level. With this painting, Rothko sought to transcend traditional representation and encourage viewers to connect with their innermost feelings through the language of color.

The year 1950 holds particular significance in Rothko’s career as it marked a pivotal period for the artist. During this time, he began to refine his signature style, characterized by large color fields that allowed the colors to interact and elicit powerful emotional responses. “”United”” showcases Rothko’s mastery of this technique, with each color field carefully balanced to evoke a harmonious and emotive visual experience.

What makes “”United”” especially exceptional is its ability to convey a sense of unity amidst diversity. The colors appear to blend seamlessly, symbolizing the interconnectedness of various emotions and experiences within the human psyche. The painting’s seemingly simple composition belies its complex emotional depth, leaving viewers with a profound sense of introspection and contemplation.

Throughout the years, “”United (Blue, Yellow, Green on Red)”” has earned a revered place in the art world. Its inclusion in prestigious exhibitions and collections has solidified its status as an iconic piece of modern art. The painting’s universal appeal transcends cultural and linguistic barriers, resonating with art enthusiasts worldwide.

In conclusion, Mark Rothko’s “”United (Blue, Yellow, Green on Red),”” painted in 1950, is a captivating expression of color and emotion within abstract expressionism. Through his masterful use of vibrant hues and thoughtful composition, Rothko invites viewers to delve into a realm of contemplation and self-reflection. This extraordinary painting remains a symbol of artistic brilliance, continuing to inspire and leave a lasting impact on those who have the privilege to encounter it.

Original size:
50 x 68 cm (width x height)
Minimal order width:
40 cm
Maximum order width:
122 cm

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