Tom Wesselmann, ‘Monica Sitting with Mondrian’, 1989, Print, Screenprint in colors, Rago/Wright
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Tom Wesselmann

Monica Sitting with Mondrian, 1989

Screenprint in colors
51 1/8 × 37 in
129.9 × 94 cm
Edition 48/100
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Rago/Wright

This work is number 48 from the edition of 100 published by International Images, Inc., Putney, …

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Signed and numbered to lower edge ‘Wesselmann 48/100’.
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, ‘Monica Sitting with Mondrian’, 1989, Print, Screenprint in colors, Rago/Wright
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This work is number 48 from the edition of 100 published by International Images, Inc., Putney, Vermont.

Medium
Signature
Signed and numbered to lower edge ‘Wesselmann 48/100’.
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

Monica Sitting with Mondrian, 1989

Screenprint in colors
51 1/8 × 37 in
129.9 × 94 cm
Edition 48/100
Bidding closed
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