The Death between Antiquity and the Contemporary Cy Twombly


  • Agueda Asenjo Bejarano Universidad Complutense de Madrid



Cy Twombly , Death, Abstract Art, Antiquity, Expressionism, Art dialects, Classic History


Death is a life process that for artists has always been a theme of inspiration regardless of their plastic field and historical moment. This important transit is reflected in a series of pictorial works that the author Cy Twombly developed with his own self-expressionist technique: from these paintings whose theme is the great deaths of classic Latin characters, he joined the deaths with his own expressionist technique.


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How to Cite

Asenjo Bejarano, A. (2022). The Death between Antiquity and the Contemporary Cy Twombly. VISUAL REVIEW. International Visual Culture Review / Revista Internacional De Cultura Visual, 9(2), 323–334.



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