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Entablature III from Entablature, 1976

Screenprint and collage with embossing on Rives BFK paper
29 3/10 × 45 in
74.3 × 114.3 cm
Edition 1/16 + 9AP
This is part of a limited edition set.
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Phillips

image 20 3/4 x 38 in. (52.7 x 96.5 cm.)
sheet 29 1/4 x 45 in. (74.3 x 114.3 cm.)

Executed in 1976, …

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image 20 3/4 x 38 in. (52.7 x 96.5 cm.)
sheet 29 1/4 x 45 in. (74.3 x 114.3 cm.)

Executed in 1976, this work is number 1 from an edition of 16 plus 9 artist's proofs, published by Tyler Graphics Ltd., New York.

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Signed, numbered and dated "1/16 Roy Lichtenstein '76" lower edge
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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About the work
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Phillips

image 20 3/4 x 38 in. (52.7 x 96.5 cm.)
sheet 29 1/4 x 45 in. (74.3 x 114.3 cm.)

Executed in 1976, …

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image 20 3/4 x 38 in. (52.7 x 96.5 cm.)
sheet 29 1/4 x 45 in. (74.3 x 114.3 cm.)

Executed in 1976, this work is number 1 from an edition of 16 plus 9 artist's proofs, published by Tyler Graphics Ltd., New York.

Signature
Signed, numbered and dated "1/16 Roy Lichtenstein '76" lower edge
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.

Entablature III from Entablature, 1976

Screenprint and collage with embossing on Rives BFK paper
29 3/10 × 45 in
74.3 × 114.3 cm
Edition 1/16 + 9AP
This is part of a limited edition set.
Bidding closed
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