Shepard Fairey, ‘David Lynch’, 2016, Print, Silkscreen on paper, DIGARD AUCTION
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Shepard Fairey

David Lynch, 2016

Silkscreen on paper
18 1/10 × 24 in
46 × 61 cm
Edition 1981/2100
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DIGARD AUCTION

signed and numbered No. 1981/2100
46 x 61cm -18.1 x 23.6 in

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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.

Shepard Fairey, ‘David Lynch’, 2016, Print, Silkscreen on paper, DIGARD AUCTION
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signed and numbered No. 1981/2100
46 x 61cm -18.1 x 23.6 in

Please note: This lot is located at the Digard office in Paris, France.

Medium
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

David Lynch, 2016

Silkscreen on paper
18 1/10 × 24 in
46 × 61 cm
Edition 1981/2100
Bidding closed
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