Tom Wesselmann, ‘Nude, from 11 Pop Artists, Volume II’, 1965, Print, Screenprint in colors, on wove paper, the full sheet, Phillips
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Tom Wesselmann

Nude, from 11 Pop Artists, Volume II, 1965

Screenprint in colors, on wove paper, the full sheet
24 × 29 3/5 in
61 × 75.2 cm
Edition 183/200 + 50AP
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Signed and numbered 183/200 in pencil (there were also 50 artist's proofs in Roman numerals), …

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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.

Tom Wesselmann, ‘Nude, from 11 Pop Artists, Volume II’, 1965, Print, Screenprint in colors, on wove paper, the full sheet, Phillips
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Signed and numbered 183/200 in pencil (there were also 50 artist's proofs in Roman numerals), published by Original Editions, New York, framed.

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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.

Tom Wesselmann

Nude, from 11 Pop Artists, Volume II, 1965

Screenprint in colors, on wove paper, the full sheet
24 × 29 3/5 in
61 × 75.2 cm
Edition 183/200 + 50AP
.
Bidding closed
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