RE: eBay item Karl Appel~CAT~Framed Abstract
How funny! That same painting caught my eye, too. I printed out a copy b4 I cought this email from you.
From: Christine Besack [mailto:email@example.com]
Sent: Thursday, February 12, 2004 7:52 AM
To: ArtsEdNet Talk
Subject: eBay item Karl Appel~CAT~Framed Abstract
Always up to sharing great examples of varied painting styles.
Great cat painting !!!!!!
Can't afford to buy it, but a great example to show for style.
http://cgi.ebay.com/ws/eBayISAPI.dll?ViewItem <http://cgi.ebay.com/ws/eBayISAPI.dll?ViewItem&item=3547334882&category=20148> &item=3547334882&category=20148
Love his quote about painting :
Hugo Claus (Appel--Painter, Thames and Hudson, 1963) quotes Appel as saying "My paint tube is like a rocket which describes its own space. I try to make the impossible possible. What is happening I cannot forsee; it is a surprise. Painting, like passion, is an emotion full of truth and rings a living sound--like the roar coming from the lion's breast."
Hope this helps,
Christine Besack :)