Eichhorn, Alfred (St. Valentin 1909 – Munich 1972). Archipelago (Formentera). Color silkscreen. C. 1964. Inscribed in pencil: 29/100 / Eichhorn. 23⅝ × 17⅞ in (60 × 45.5 cm).
Since 1944 friendly with and substantially influenced by Willi Baumeister with whom he founded the Eidos Press and the Edition of Darmstadt.
“ Eichhorn’s ‘Archipelagos’, painted in the Munich studio from sketches, are
abstract records in powerful colorfulness
of impressions from several stays on the Balearic island of Formentera ”
(Dankmar Trier, Allgemeines Künstler-Lexikon 32, p. 501).
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