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Larry Rivers, ‘Map with Fraser’, 1966, Marlborough
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Larry Rivers

Map with Fraser, 1966

Screenprint
25 × 20 1/4 in
63.5 × 51.4 cm
Edition 3/14
This is part of a limited edition set.
$2,500 - 5,000
Location
New York, London
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Larry Rivers
American, 1923–2002
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Painter, sculptor, poet, and musician Larry Rivers was an established figure in the New York School, recognized for creating large paintings merging abstract and narrative elements, as in Washington Crossing the Delaware (1953), where the general leads his men through a space defined by murky oil washes and broad gestural brushwork. Rivers studied in the late 1940s under Hans Hofmann, the artist often regarded as the grandfather of Abstract Expressionism, but he never abandoned figuration, his compositions often including human subjects and text, as in Vocabulary Lesson (Polish) (1964). Rivers’ work is often compared to that of postmodern artists Jasper Johns and Robert Rauschenberg, and is considered an important precursor to Pop art. As Andy Warhol once said, “Larry’s painting style was unique—it wasn’t Abstract Expressionism and it wasn’t Pop, it fell into the period in between. But his personality was very Pop.”

Larry Rivers, ‘Map with Fraser’, 1966, Marlborough
Larry Rivers, ‘Map with Fraser’, 1966, Marlborough
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About the work
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$4,800–$5,100
This work
$0
$6,300+
Larry Rivers
American, 1923–2002
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Painter, sculptor, poet, and musician Larry Rivers was an established figure in the New York School, recognized for creating large paintings merging abstract and narrative elements, as in Washington Crossing the Delaware (1953), where the general leads his men through a space defined by murky oil washes and broad gestural brushwork. Rivers studied in the late 1940s under Hans Hofmann, the artist often regarded as the grandfather of Abstract Expressionism, but he never abandoned figuration, his compositions often including human subjects and text, as in Vocabulary Lesson (Polish) (1964). Rivers’ work is often compared to that of postmodern artists Jasper Johns and Robert Rauschenberg, and is considered an important precursor to Pop art. As Andy Warhol once said, “Larry’s painting style was unique—it wasn’t Abstract Expressionism and it wasn’t Pop, it fell into the period in between. But his personality was very Pop.”

Larry Rivers

Map with Fraser, 1966

Screenprint
25 × 20 1/4 in
63.5 × 51.4 cm
Edition 3/14
This is part of a limited edition set.
$2,500 - 5,000
Location
New York, London
Have a question? Visit our help center.
Want to sell a work by this artist? Consign with Artsy.
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