Robert Indiana, ‘The Golden Future of America (Sheehan, 92)’, 1976, Print, Silkscreen on Arches paper, Alpha 137 Gallery
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Robert Indiana

The Golden Future of America (Sheehan, 92), 1976

Silkscreen on Arches paper
25 × 18 1/2 in
63.5 × 47 cm
Edition 104/175
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$2,500
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Alpha 137 Gallery

On its face, this Robert Indiana's silkscreen, based upon the eponymous painting "The …

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Not examined outside of vintage frame but appears to be in excellent condition
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Hand-signed by artist, Signed and dated in pencil, lower right; numbered from the edition of 175, in pencil, lower left. Also bears …
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Transworld Art, Inc., Printer: Simca Print Artists, Inc., New York
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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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On its face, this Robert Indiana's silkscreen, based upon the eponymous painting "The Golden Future of America", is a patriotic celebration of Americana, done for the country's bicentennial year. But its looks are deceptive, as the work has a far more subversive meaning. In 2014, the Art Newspaper …

Medium
Condition
Not examined outside of vintage frame but appears to be in excellent condition
Signature
Hand-signed by artist, Signed and dated in pencil, lower right; numbered from the edition of 175, in pencil, lower left. Also bears …
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Frame
Included
Publisher
Transworld Art, Inc., Printer: Simca Print Artists, Inc., New York
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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

The Golden Future of America (Sheehan, 92), 1976

Silkscreen on Arches paper
25 × 18 1/2 in
63.5 × 47 cm
Edition 104/175
.
$2,500
Ships from New York, NY, US
Shipping: $180 domestic, $295 rest of world
Certificate
Certificate of authenticity
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