The signed serigraphs in colors displays occasion thin but longer traces of glue remains. The lower corners are creased, additionally there are very scattered faint scratches. The exhibition poster is in overall good condition with only insignificant rubbing.
Rupprecht Geiger (1908-2009)
The German abstract painter and sculptor Rupprecht Geiger was the son of the painter Willi Geiger. In 1929, Rupprecht Geiger completed his architectural studies at the art school in Munich, before he continued studying at the Staatsbauschule. After his studies, he worked in various architectural offices until 1962. Meanwhile he started painting. Between 1943 and 1944, he was active as a war painter, before he became a professor for painting at the state art academy in Düsseldorf. Geiger accomplished his life work around the subject ‘color’ in reduced and clear compositions. Geiger has exhibited his work at the documenta in Kassel, as well as at the Biennial in Sao Paolo. In 2008, two major retrospectives at the Lenbachhaus in Munich and the Neue Nationalgalerie in Berlin were organized in his honor. Moreover, he has been awarded numerous European prizes. (fea)