Blek le Rat, ‘The Warrior (Le Guerrier) ’, 2018, End to End Gallery
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The Warrior (Le Guerrier) , 2018

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This is the Limited Edition of 300 in a Presentation Box Set which includes his book 'Getting …

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Blek le Rat
French, b. 1951
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Pioneering French graffiti artist Blek Le Rat counts the infamous Banksy among his many admirers. Using stencils instead of stylized lettering for graffiti, Blek was one of the first true street artists. Originally known for stenciling a giant graphic image of a rat all over Paris, which to him symbolized both freedom and the dissemination of art through the city as if it were the plague, in recent years Blek’s work has become more political, focusing on the homeless, the environment, and other social causes. His posters of kidnapped French journalist Florence Aubenas helped raised public awareness of her situation, pressuring politicians and journalists to work harder for her release.

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This is the Limited Edition of 300 in a Presentation Box Set which includes his book 'Getting Through Walls', the box features his Iconic Leaping Rat presented in Gold Foil.

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Blek le Rat
French, b. 1951
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Pioneering French graffiti artist Blek Le Rat counts the infamous Banksy among his many admirers. Using stencils instead of stylized lettering for graffiti, Blek was one of the first true street artists. Originally known for stenciling a giant graphic image of a rat all over Paris, which to him symbolized both freedom and the dissemination of art through the city as if it were the plague, in recent years Blek’s work has become more political, focusing on the homeless, the environment, and other social causes. His posters of kidnapped French journalist Florence Aubenas helped raised public awareness of her situation, pressuring politicians and journalists to work harder for her release.

Blek le Rat

The Warrior (Le Guerrier) , 2018

Screen Print
9 1/10 × 12 1/5 in
23 × 31 cm
.
Sold
Location
Hollywood
Certificate
Certificate of authenticity
This work includes a certificate of authenticity.
Want to sell a work by this artist? Consign with Artsy.
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