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Date of Work
Art & Design Study Collection: James Smith Pierce Collection
Displayed: Empire Arts Center
UND Art Collections Repository
Max Bill created Variation 13for the fourth issue of the Paris art magazine XXe Siècle. Bill is most well known for starting the Concrete Art Movement, his architecture and graphic design, most of which followed more modern and industrial styles.
Variation 13 was created during Bill’s ‘Variation Period’. Most of his works from this time feature a similar mix of either bright colors or black and white geometric shapes on plain backgrounds.
Created for Siecle XXe (issue No. 4) 1938.
James Smith Pierce Collection.
Tape hinge residue on verso in four corners