IMPORTANT PHILIPPINE ART | A0918
AUCTION | 23 SEPTEMBER 2017, 2PM
PREVIEW | 15-22 SEPTEMBER, 10AM-8PM
Manuel Rodriguez, Sr. (1912–2017)
Oil on canvas
124.5 x 76.2 cm (49 x 30 in)
Alluding to his expertise in printmaking, Manuel Rodriguez Sr. translates his penchant for graphic lines and color through abstracted expressionist blocks in a detailed vertical arrangement. Vermillion fragments punctuate the green hues to draw the eye to move around the all-over composition.