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Red Horseman (Racing Jockeys), 20th Century

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Lions Gallery
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This is a pencil signed offset lithograph in colors. it is a beautiful piece in nice condition. I …

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This is a pencil signed offset lithograph in colors. it is a beautiful piece in nice condition. I have not examined it outside of frame. It can be from Leo Costelli or from the Los Angeles Olympics. the frame might need replacing.
The outside of the frame measures 29X36 and the sight (the inside of the mat) is 28X21 …

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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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This is a pencil signed offset lithograph in colors. it is a beautiful piece in nice condition. I …

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This is a pencil signed offset lithograph in colors. it is a beautiful piece in nice condition. I have not examined it outside of frame. It can be from Leo Costelli or from the Los Angeles Olympics. the frame might need replacing.
The outside of the frame measures 29X36 and the sight (the inside of the mat) is 28X21 …

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Signature
Hand-signed by artist
Certificate of authenticity
Not included
Frame
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.

Red Horseman (Racing Jockeys), 20th Century

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