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Vernon Fisher, ‘The Shape of Regret’, 2003, Mark Moore Fine Art
Vernon Fisher, ‘The Shape of Regret’, 2003, Mark Moore Fine Art
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Vernon Fisher

The Shape of Regret, 2003

Oil on panel, enamel on cast polyurethane
17 × 25 in
43.2 × 63.5 cm
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Los Angeles, Orange
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Vernon Fisher
American, b. 1943
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Born, raised, and still living in Fort Worth, Texas, multimedia painter Vernon Fisher is best known for his multilayered compositions, in which disparate images are superimposed upon one another. Quietly satirical, Vernon chooses his appropriations carefully, for both their graphic elegance and historical symbolism. He frequently uses maps and magazine photojournalism for background, allowing memorable American iconography seemingly to float atop: Mickey Mouse, men in blackface, a mushroom cloud. Vernon’s work is in the private collections of over 40 museums worldwide, and he has exhibited everywhere from New Delhi to Dusseldorf.

Vernon Fisher, ‘The Shape of Regret’, 2003, Mark Moore Fine Art
Vernon Fisher, ‘The Shape of Regret’, 2003, Mark Moore Fine Art
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About the work
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Vernon Fisher
American, b. 1943
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Born, raised, and still living in Fort Worth, Texas, multimedia painter Vernon Fisher is best known for his multilayered compositions, in which disparate images are superimposed upon one another. Quietly satirical, Vernon chooses his appropriations carefully, for both their graphic elegance and historical symbolism. He frequently uses maps and magazine photojournalism for background, allowing memorable American iconography seemingly to float atop: Mickey Mouse, men in blackface, a mushroom cloud. Vernon’s work is in the private collections of over 40 museums worldwide, and he has exhibited everywhere from New Delhi to Dusseldorf.

Vernon Fisher

The Shape of Regret, 2003

Oil on panel, enamel on cast polyurethane
17 × 25 in
43.2 × 63.5 cm
Sold
Location
Los Angeles, Orange
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