Lot 35: Robert Indiana - The American Dream - 1997 - SIGNED
14 November 2016
Brooklyn , NY, USALive Auction
Description: "The American Dream" by Robert Indiana, 1997 Signed Serigraph. Paper size is 18.75 x 16 inches, with an image size of 16.75 x 14 inches. The Serigraph is from an edition size of 30 and is not framed. The condition was rated A: Mint. Additional details: Signed, Labeled a "T.P." (Trial Proof), and Numbered out of 30 in pencil by Robert Indiana. Limited Edition Serigraph published by Marco Fine Arts Contemporary Atelier and released as part of the large portfolio and book entitled "The American Dream". Detail from "The American Dream:" "Indiana's hard edge took a hairpin turn directly for the finish line when Alfred Barr, the reigning Dean of American Curators, purchased "The American Dream" for the permanent collection of the Museum of Modern Art. Barr delivered what is probably the definitive quote on the Modern's newly acquired Indiana masterpiece. "Because I do not understand why I like it so much", Barr observed, "The American Dream is, for me, spellbinding"."
Condition Report: A: Mint
Artist or Maker: Indiana, Robert