The Way

Mark Tobey American

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In the 1940s, Tobey’s "white writing" and "all-over line" was associated with Jackson Pollock’s poured painting technique. Tobey said that with his calligraphic technique, "I could paint the frenetic rhythms of the modern city, something I couldn’t even approach with Renaissance techniques."

The Way, Mark Tobey (American, Centerville, Wisconsin 1890–1976 Basel), Tempera on cardboard

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