Richard Estes, ‘Museo Thyssen-Bornemisza Poster (Hand Signed at the Museum of Design)’, 2015, Alpha 137 Gallery Gallery Auction
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Richard Estes

Museo Thyssen-Bornemisza Poster (Hand Signed at the Museum of Design), 2015

Offset Lithograph Poster
27 × 36 in
68.6 × 91.4 cm
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Alpha 137 Gallery Gallery Auction

This is a rare offset lithograph poster from Richard Estes' exhibition at the Museo …

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Signed and dated lower right in black marker. Signed by Richard Estes for owner of Alpha 137 Gallery personally at a private event at the …
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Museo Thyssen-Bornemisza
Richard Estes
American, b. 1932
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Considered a founder of the Photorealist movement, Richard Estes is best known for his paintings of city scenes in New York. Compiling his compositions from multiple source photographs, Estes reconstructs reality in highly convincing renderings. He often incorporates reflective surfaces, such as shop windows and shiny cars, yielding mirrored imagery that serves to enhance what the naked eye is capable of perceiving. In Double Self-Portrait (1976), for example, the artist and an entire street scene behind him are reflected in meticulous detail against the glass façade of a diner.

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This is a rare offset lithograph poster from Richard Estes' exhibition at the Museo Thyssen-Bornemisza in Madrid, Spain. Richard Estes is one of the leading photorealists, or more accurately, photo-derived realist painters. We purchased this poster and later had the artist sign and date it, following a talk by the …

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Signed and dated lower right in black marker. Signed by Richard Estes for owner of Alpha 137 Gallery personally at a private event at the …
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Museo Thyssen-Bornemisza
Richard Estes
American, b. 1932
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Considered a founder of the Photorealist movement, Richard Estes is best known for his paintings of city scenes in New York. Compiling his compositions from multiple source photographs, Estes reconstructs reality in highly convincing renderings. He often incorporates reflective surfaces, such as shop windows and shiny cars, yielding mirrored imagery that serves to enhance what the naked eye is capable of perceiving. In Double Self-Portrait (1976), for example, the artist and an entire street scene behind him are reflected in meticulous detail against the glass façade of a diner.

Richard Estes

Museo Thyssen-Bornemisza Poster (Hand Signed at the Museum of Design), 2015

Offset Lithograph Poster
27 × 36 in
68.6 × 91.4 cm
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