Robert Indiana, ‘HOPE (red, blue)’, 2015, Painting, Acrylic and silkscreen on canvas, Woodward Gallery
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Robert Indiana

HOPE (red, blue), 2015

Acrylic and silkscreen on canvas
10 1/2 × 10 1/2 × 2 in
26.7 × 26.7 × 5.1 cm
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$25,000
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New York, New York,

HOPE was created for the 2008 presidential campaign of Barack Obama, which plays on Indiana's …

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Stamped by artist's estate, Stamped Robert Indiana 2015 Vinalhaven Star of Hope on verso
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Series
Series of 25 small 10.5 inch HOPE canvases; each is unique
Robert Indiana
American, 1928–2018
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One of the central figures of the Pop Art movement, Robert Indiana takes his inspiration from commercial signs, claiming: “There are more signs than trees in America. There are more signs than leaves. So I think of myself as a painter of American landscape.” In his paintings, sculptures, and prints, he mimics and re-arranges the words and numbers of a myriad of signs, including the Phillips 66 gas station logo and the “Yield” traffic sign. He is most famous for his “LOVE” paintings and sculptures, first produced in the 1960s. Creating a block out of the word—with the “L” and the “O” set atop the “V” and the “E”—Indiana has effectively inserted his own sign into the mix.

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New York, New York,

HOPE was created for the 2008 presidential campaign of Barack Obama, which plays on Indiana's most famous image, LOVE. Featuring the same compositional format of the iconic LOVE which stacked the first two letters of the word on top of its last two letters to form four equal parts. This arrangement (including the …

Medium
Condition
Excellent
Signature
Stamped by artist's estate, Stamped Robert Indiana 2015 Vinalhaven Star of Hope on verso
Certificate of authenticity
Included (issued by authorized authenticating body)
Frame
Not included
Series
Series of 25 small 10.5 inch HOPE canvases; each is unique
Robert Indiana
American, 1928–2018
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One of the central figures of the Pop Art movement, Robert Indiana takes his inspiration from commercial signs, claiming: “There are more signs than trees in America. There are more signs than leaves. So I think of myself as a painter of American landscape.” In his paintings, sculptures, and prints, he mimics and re-arranges the words and numbers of a myriad of signs, including the Phillips 66 gas station logo and the “Yield” traffic sign. He is most famous for his “LOVE” paintings and sculptures, first produced in the 1960s. Creating a block out of the word—with the “L” and the “O” set atop the “V” and the “E”—Indiana has effectively inserted his own sign into the mix.

Robert Indiana

HOPE (red, blue), 2015

Acrylic and silkscreen on canvas
10 1/2 × 10 1/2 × 2 in
26.7 × 26.7 × 5.1 cm
.
$25,000
Ships from New York, NY, US
Free shipping worldwide
Location
New York, New York,
Certificate
Certificate of authenticity
This work includes a certificate of authenticity.
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