There are currently no items available for purchase in this Department. Search our Auction Archives below to find item values.
Paul Kelpe (American, 1902-2002)
Paul Kelpe painted in an abstract manner that was based on Constructivism, Cubism, and geometric abstraction. He studied art in Hanover, Germany and was influenced by the work of modernist artists such as Wassily Kandinsky, El Lissitsky, Laszlo Moholy-Nagy, Naum Gabo, and Kurt Schwitters. Kelpe developed a style of carefully applied paint, devoid of visible brush strokes, within geometric forms.
Kelpe is a nationally acclaimed artist who immigrated to the United States in 1925 and spent several years in New Jersey and New York City. In the early 1930s, he settled in Chicago where he was a WPA (Works Progress Administration) muralist. Kelpe returned to New York City in the 1940s and 1950s, then moved in 1969 to Austin, Texas, where he taught at East Texas Teachers College.
Filters (4)Save "Paul Kelpe" to My Wantlist Free Appraisal
Sold Collectibles & Art
How do you know what's valuable?
Our Art Value Guide provides free information about how to value your Paul Kelpe Artwork.
Get Notified of New Matches Create a Wantlist for "Paul Kelpe"Create Wantlist
Have Paul Kelpe Artwork to sell? Ask about cash advances.Free Appraisal
Paul Kelpe Original Art values sold at auction
GREEN indicates a winning bid. RED indicates a losing bid.
GREEN indicates your reserve is met. RED indicates your reserve is not met.
GREEN indicates a winning bid or that your reserve is met. RED indicates a losing bid or that your reserve is not met.