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Roy Lichtenstein (1923-1997)
The Collection of Richard L. Weisman
Roy Lichtenstein (1923-1997)

Screen with Brushstrokes

Details
Roy Lichtenstein (1923-1997)
Screen with Brushstrokes
incised with the number 'I-IIIII' (consecutively on top edge of each element)
acrylic and metal leaf on lacquered wood relief, in five parts
overall: 94 ½ x 135 x 2 ½ in. (240 x 342.9 x 6.3 cm.)
Executed in 1986. This work is number one from an initially proposed edition of twelve plus three artist's proofs. The Estate of Roy Lichtenstein closed the edition at six works plus two artist's proofs.
Provenance
Leo Castelli Gallery, New York
Private collection
Anon. sale; Sotheby's, New York, 9 May 1990, lot 443
Private collection, Massachusetts
Acquired from the above by the late owner, 2002
Literature
N. M. Dawes, ed., "Screen Gems," Connoisseur, June 1986, p. 40 (another example illustrated).
P. Shea, ed., Picasso to Pop: The Richard Weisman Collection, New York and Los Angeles, 2003, p. vi, no. 6 (illustrated).
Exhibited
New York, Leo Castelli Gallery, Object Lessons, December 1992-January 1993 (another example exhibited).
New York, Leo Castelli Gallery, Homestyle, April-May 2005 (another example exhibited).
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