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Shepard Fairey

Lot 94021

Creativity, Equity, Justice, 2019

Screenprint in colors on speckled cream paper
18 × 24 in
45.7 × 61 cm
Edition 289/450
Heritage Auctions
Estimated value: $200–$300
Starting bid
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Published by Obey Giant, Los Angeles

Condition Report: Mild creases to the extreme edges and …

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Published by Obey Giant, Los Angeles

Condition Report: Mild creases to the extreme edges and corners of the sheet. Print is rolled. Unframed.

Signature
Signed, numbered, and dated in pencil along lower edge
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Shepard Fairey
American, b. 1970
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Expanding on the legacies of artists such as Keith Haring and Andy Warhol, Shepard Fairey’s practice disrupts the distinction between fine and commercial art. A major artist of the street art movement, Fairey rose to prominence in the early 1990s through the dispersion of posters, stickers, and murals, related to his Obey Giant campaign, which yielded an international cultural phenomenon. Fairey’s iconic poster of President Barack Obama was adopted as the official emblem associated with the presidential campaign and encapsulates a number of recurring concerns in the artist’s work, including propaganda, portraiture, and political power.

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Published by Obey Giant, Los Angeles

Condition Report: Mild creases to the extreme edges and …

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Published by Obey Giant, Los Angeles

Condition Report: Mild creases to the extreme edges and corners of the sheet. Print is rolled. Unframed.

Signature
Signed, numbered, and dated in pencil along lower edge
Image rights
Courtesy of Heritage Auctions
Shepard Fairey
American, b. 1970
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Expanding on the legacies of artists such as Keith Haring and Andy Warhol, Shepard Fairey’s practice disrupts the distinction between fine and commercial art. A major artist of the street art movement, Fairey rose to prominence in the early 1990s through the dispersion of posters, stickers, and murals, related to his Obey Giant campaign, which yielded an international cultural phenomenon. Fairey’s iconic poster of President Barack Obama was adopted as the official emblem associated with the presidential campaign and encapsulates a number of recurring concerns in the artist’s work, including propaganda, portraiture, and political power.

Shepard Fairey

Lot 94021

Creativity, Equity, Justice, 2019

Screenprint in colors on speckled cream paper
18 × 24 in
45.7 × 61 cm
Edition 289/450
Heritage Auctions
Estimated value: $200–$300
Starting bid
$160

This auction has a buyer's premium.
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00d  19h  12m  06s
Live Jan 22, 8:00pm
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