Silver Proof 10-Euro
The Monnaie de Paris' 2012 10-euro silver proof coin featuring French artist Yves Klein was named Coin of the Year by Krause Publications and World Coin News.
The striking obverse of this .900 silver proof coin shows Klein's hand coated with his famous International Klein Blue that he is about to apply on a canvas. The reverse depicts the other material Klein used, monochrome materials.
Klein is recognized as one of the most important French artists of the post-war period. He was a pioneer in the development of Performance Art and is seen as an inspiration to and a forerunner of both Minimal and Pop Art.
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