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Shepard Fairey (OBEY), ‘Peace And Freedom Dove’, 2014, Julien's Auctions
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Peace And Freedom Dove, 2014

H.P.M. silkscreen on wood panel with frame
25 1/5 × 19 1/5 in
64 × 48.8 cm
Edition 6/6
This is part of a limited edition set.
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About the work
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Peace and justice are two of the most popular themes explored in Shepard Fairey's body of work. …

Medium
Mixed Media
Signature
Signed and dated in pencil lower right "Shepard Fairey 14".
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Shepard Fairey (OBEY)
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 (OBEY), ‘Peace And Freedom Dove’, 2014, Julien's Auctions
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Peace and justice are two of the most popular themes explored in Shepard Fairey's body of work. Using the conventional symbol for peace, the white dove, Fairey evokes historical and political conversations in this print. Fairey has exhibited throughout North America and Europe, and has work in numerous prominent …

Medium
Mixed Media
Signature
Signed and dated in pencil lower right "Shepard Fairey 14".
Image rights
Courtesy of Julien's Auctions
Shepard Fairey (OBEY)
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.

Peace And Freedom Dove, 2014

H.P.M. silkscreen on wood panel with frame
25 1/5 × 19 1/5 in
64 × 48.8 cm
Edition 6/6
This is part of a limited edition set.
Bidding closed
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