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Tom Wesselmann

Bedroom Face with Orange Wallpaper, 1987

Screenprint in colors, on museum board
58 × 65 in
147.3 × 165.1 cm
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Signed and dated in pencil, numbered 68/100 (there were also twelve artist's proofs), published …

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Signed and dated in pencil, numbered 68/100 (there were also twelve artist's proofs), published by International Images, Inc., Putney, Vermont, with full margins, an area of pale discoloration in the upper margin, framed
Image: 46 ½ x 52 in. (1181 x 1321 mm.)
Sheet: 58 x 65 in. (1473 x 1651 mm.)

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Tom Wesselmann
American, 1931–2004
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Tom Wesselmann is considered one of the major artists of New York Pop Art, along with Roy Lichtenstein and Andy Warhol. Best known for his 1960s series “Great American Nude,” which featured flat figures in an intense palette of red, white, blue, and other patriotic colors, Wesselmann, in an effort to reject Abstract Expressionism, made collages and assemblages that incorporated everyday objects and advertising ephemera. In the early 1980s, he produced his first "Metal Works,” in which he shaped canvases and cut metal to create abstract three-dimensional images. In his final years, Wesselmann returned to the female form in the “Sunset Nudes” series, where the compositions, abstract imagery, and sanguine moods recall the odalisques of Henri Matisse.

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Signed and dated in pencil, numbered 68/100 (there were also twelve artist's proofs), published …

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Signed and dated in pencil, numbered 68/100 (there were also twelve artist's proofs), published by International Images, Inc., Putney, Vermont, with full margins, an area of pale discoloration in the upper margin, framed
Image: 46 ½ x 52 in. (1181 x 1321 mm.)
Sheet: 58 x 65 in. (1473 x 1651 mm.)

Medium
Print
Tom Wesselmann
American, 1931–2004
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Tom Wesselmann is considered one of the major artists of New York Pop Art, along with Roy Lichtenstein and Andy Warhol. Best known for his 1960s series “Great American Nude,” which featured flat figures in an intense palette of red, white, blue, and other patriotic colors, Wesselmann, in an effort to reject Abstract Expressionism, made collages and assemblages that incorporated everyday objects and advertising ephemera. In the early 1980s, he produced his first "Metal Works,” in which he shaped canvases and cut metal to create abstract three-dimensional images. In his final years, Wesselmann returned to the female form in the “Sunset Nudes” series, where the compositions, abstract imagery, and sanguine moods recall the odalisques of Henri Matisse.

Tom Wesselmann

Bedroom Face with Orange Wallpaper, 1987

Screenprint in colors, on museum board
58 × 65 in
147.3 × 165.1 cm
Bidding closed
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