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Yente was one of the first practitioners of completely abstract painting and sculpture in Argentina, beginning in the mid-1930s. Although Yente exhibited with the Arte Concreto-Invención and Madí groups, she remained independent of the intense debates and schisms that characterized the adherents to geometric abstraction in Argentina throughout the 1940s.

Gallery label from 2020
Painted board
9 1/16 × 10 5/8 × 5 1/8" (23 × 27 × 13 cm)
Latin American and Caribbean Fund
Object number
© Yente (Eugenia Crenovich). Courtesy of the Estate of Yente (Eugenia Crenovich)
Painting and Sculpture

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