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Art of the Sixties, from the Ludwig Museum, the Tel Aviv Museum, May to July 1979, HOLIDAY SALE $300 OFF THRU MAKE OFFER, 1979

Silkscreen
55 × 39 1/4 in
139.7 × 99.7 cm
This is a non-editioned multiple.
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David Lawrence Gallery
Beverly Hills
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Gallery stored with excellent colors. Hard to find print. Printed only at the time of the Museum …

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Gallery stored with excellent colors. Hard to find print. Printed only at the time of the Museum Exhibition in 1979. Please note there are two major exhibitions going on in European Museums specifically on the Lichtenstein Poster, and there is hard-bound catalog in several languages produced to accompany the …

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Signature
The signature shown on the poster is from a signed one, we are selling a un-signed original poster done at the time of exhibition in 1979, … Read more
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Roy Lichtenstein
American, 1923–1997
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When American Pop artist Roy Lichtenstein painted Look Mickey in 1961, it set the tone for his career. This primary-color portrait of the cartoon mouse introduced Lichtenstein’s detached and deadpan style at a time when introspective Abstract Expressionism reigned. Mining material from advertisements, comics, and the everyday, Lichtenstein brought what was then a great taboo—commercial art—into the gallery. He stressed the artificiality of his images by painting them as though they’d come from a commercial press, with the flat, single-color Ben-Day dots of the newspaper meticulously rendered by hand using paint and stencils. Later in his career, Lichtenstein extended his source material to art history, including the work of Claude Monet and Pablo Picasso, and experimented with three-dimensional works. Lichtenstein’s use of appropriated imagery has influenced artists such as Richard Prince, Jeff Koons, and Raymond Pettibon.

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Gallery stored with excellent colors. Hard to find print. Printed only at the time of the Museum …

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Gallery stored with excellent colors. Hard to find print. Printed only at the time of the Museum Exhibition in 1979. Please note there are two major exhibitions going on in European Museums specifically on the Lichtenstein Poster, and there is hard-bound catalog in several languages produced to accompany the …

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Condition
Excellent condition
Signature
The signature shown on the poster is from a signed one, we are selling a un-signed original poster done at the time of exhibition in 1979, … Read more
Certificate of authenticity
Not included
Frame
Not included
Roy Lichtenstein
American, 1923–1997
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When American Pop artist Roy Lichtenstein painted Look Mickey in 1961, it set the tone for his career. This primary-color portrait of the cartoon mouse introduced Lichtenstein’s detached and deadpan style at a time when introspective Abstract Expressionism reigned. Mining material from advertisements, comics, and the everyday, Lichtenstein brought what was then a great taboo—commercial art—into the gallery. He stressed the artificiality of his images by painting them as though they’d come from a commercial press, with the flat, single-color Ben-Day dots of the newspaper meticulously rendered by hand using paint and stencils. Later in his career, Lichtenstein extended his source material to art history, including the work of Claude Monet and Pablo Picasso, and experimented with three-dimensional works. Lichtenstein’s use of appropriated imagery has influenced artists such as Richard Prince, Jeff Koons, and Raymond Pettibon.

Art of the Sixties, from the Ludwig Museum, the Tel Aviv Museum, May to July 1979, HOLIDAY SALE $300 OFF THRU MAKE OFFER, 1979

Silkscreen
55 × 39 1/4 in
139.7 × 99.7 cm
This is a non-editioned multiple.
Sold
location
Beverly Hills
Want to sell a work by this artist? Consign with Artsy.
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