Paint roller, ca. 1957

  • Paint roller
    Dry pigment and synthetic resin on a paint roller
    12 x 8 1/2 x 4 inch
"Having had rejected brushes as too excessively psychological already earlier, I painted with rollers, in order to be remain anonymous and at a distance between the canvas and myself during the execution, at least intellectually …"
Yves Klein, excerpt from « Truth becomes Reality », 1960, Overcoming the problematics of Art -The writings of Yves Klein, Spring Publications, 2007
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