William Klein: Paintings, Etc.

Main Gallery

March 1 – April 27, 2013

William Klein: Paintings, Etc. 2013 Howard Greenberg Gallery

Dance in Brooklyn, New York, 1955
20 x 24 inches
Hand-painted gelatin silver print; painted 2005

William Klein: Paintings, Etc. 2013 Howard Greenberg Gallery

Arret du metro aerien, New York, 1955
20 x 24 inches
Hand-painted gelatin silver print; painted 2005

William Klein: Paintings, Etc. 2013 Howard Greenberg Gallery

Gun Gun Gun, New York, 1955
19 5/8 x 23 5/8 inches
Hand-painted gelatin silver print; painted 2004

William Klein: Paintings, Etc. 2013 Howard Greenberg Gallery

Lettrist painting for mura,l 1963-64
71 x 48 inches
Painted wood panel

William Klein: Paintings, Etc. 2013 Howard Greenberg Gallery

Untitled, 1948-50
37 1/4 x 46 inches
Paint on canvas

William Klein: Paintings, Etc. 2013 Howard Greenberg Gallery

Untitled, 1948-49
20 x 29 3/8 inches
Painted wood panel

William Klein: Paintings, Etc. 2013 Howard Greenberg Gallery

Untitled, 1948-49
20 1/2 x 29 inches
Painted wood panel

William Klein: Paintings, Etc. 2013 Howard Greenberg Gallery

Mural project No. 4, 1952-54
22 1/4 x 55
Painted wood panel

William Klein: Paintings, Etc. 2013 Howard Greenberg Gallery

Still life painting, 1951-54
41 3/8 x 27 1/2 inches
Painted wood panel

William Klein: Paintings, Etc. 2013 Howard Greenberg Gallery

Mural Project No. 2, 1952-54
61 3/8 x 22 inches
Painted wood panel

William Klein: Paintings, Etc. 2013 Howard Greenberg Gallery

Still life + lamp and potato masher, 1950
31 5/8 x 23 3/4
Painted wood panel

William Klein: Paintings, Etc. 2013 Howard Greenberg Gallery

Mural Project No. 1, 1952 - 2012
Sized individually to commission
Acrylic and varnish on wood support

William Klein: Paintings, Etc. 2013 Howard Greenberg Gallery

Big black stripe + moving square, Paris, 1952
48 x 61 1/2 inches
Gelatin silver print; printed later

William Klein: Paintings, Etc. 2013 Howard Greenberg Gallery

Black barn + white lines, Walcheren, 1949
37 3/8 x 29 5/8 inches
Gelatin silver print; printed later

William Klein: Paintings, Etc. 2013 Howard Greenberg Gallery

Barn on Walcheren Island, 1949
37 3/8 x 29 5/8 inches
Gelatin silver print; printed later

William Klein: Paintings, Etc. 2013 Howard Greenberg Gallery

Turning black oval, Paris, 1949
37 1/2 x 28 1/8 inches
Gelatin silver print; printed later

William Klein: Paintings, Etc. 2013 Howard Greenberg Gallery

Thick vertical lines on black, Paris, 1953
29 1/2 x 37 1/2 inches
Gelatin silver print; printed later

William Klein: Paintings, Etc. 2013 Howard Greenberg Gallery

Dorothy blowing light smoke rings, Paris, 1962
29 1/2 x 41 3/8 inches
Gelatin silver print; printed later

William Klein: Paintings, Etc. 2013 Howard Greenberg Gallery

Dorothy juggling white light balls, Paris, 1962
29 1/2 x 41 3/8 inches
Gelatin silver print; printed later

William Klein: Paintings, Etc. 2013 Howard Greenberg Gallery

Turning black oval, Paris, 1949
37 1/2 x 28 1/8 inches
Gelatin silver print; printed later

William Klein: Paintings, Etc. 2013 Howard Greenberg Gallery

Dorothy + light newspaper, 1962
29 1/2 x 41 3/8 inches
Gelatin silver print; printed later

William Klein: Paintings, Etc. 2013 Howard Greenberg Gallery

Traces of moving white balls on black, Paris, 1949
48 x 60 1/4 inches
Gelatin silver print; printed later

Press Release

An exhibition of rarely seen photographs and paintings by artist William Klein, one of the leading photographers of the postwar era as well as an influential filmmaker, painter, and graphic artist, will be on view at Howard Greenberg Gallery from March 1 – April 27, 2013. WILLIAM KLEIN: PAINTINGS, ETC. will unveil his early paintings and experiments in photography spanning nearly half a century from the 1940s through 1990.