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Antonio López García





Antonio López García was born in Tomelloso, Spain in 1936.
He lives and works in Madrid.



This guy is simply the best. Ironically, there seems to be a
humility to his gaze which ultimately separates his work
from the vast majority of contemporary realist art.



Josefina, 1950, penicl on paper, 16 x 14 in.
(done when the artist was 13 years old)



Woman on the Beach, 1959, charcoal & pencil on paper, 41 x 72 in



Carmencita Playing, 1960, oil on board, 107 x 150 cm



Carmencita in Her First Communion Dress, 1960, oil on board, 39 x 32 in




Dead Dog, 1963, oil on board, 29 x 39 in.



The Window, 1966, oil on board, 64 x 48 in



Maria, 1972, penicl on paper, 28 x 21 in



The Table, 1971-80, oil on panel, 89 x 101cm



Home of Antonio López Torres, 1972-75, pencil on paper



The best resource on Antonio López García is the (out-of-print) Rizzoli monograph.
It is worth searching for: if you find it, buy it.

Ediciones Poligrafa has published a volume titled "Antonio Lopez" as part of a series on 20th century artists.

An excellent article on Antonio López García can be found in the October, 1993
issue of Art in America.

There is a good introductory article by Jason Edward Kaufman on-line:
Antonio López García: Timeless Realism in a Spanish Key


Antonio López García is represented by Marlborough Gallery, Madrid & New York.


All images on this page are copyright Antonio López García.

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