Tate Modern - Cy Twombly

Discover the work of Cy Twombly, whose pared-back approach engages with ancient history and myth.

Cy Twombly was a North American artist who spent much of his career in Italy. He was fascinated by the cultures of ancient Greece and Rome. In his paintings he often referred to historical or mythological figures, or included fragments of classical poetry


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